01942 940 Dialing Code


Dialing Code 01942 940 is part of Area Code 01942, which covers Wigan and the surrounding area.

The majority of numbers in the 01942 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Wigan, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.

There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 01942 Area Code and they are allocated blocks of numbers, which can be identified by the digits following the Area Code. In this case, the digits 940 after the area code indicate that the range of numbers was originally allocated to on 7 January 2022, although due to number portability, individual numbers within this range may now be allocated to other operators.

01942 area code information

Area Code: 01942
Location: Wigan
Dialing Code: 01942 940
Provider: n/a - Not currently allocated
Date range allocated: 7 January 2022
Call Costs: Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls: No
Local number length: 6
Number format: 01942 940###
International number format: +44 1942 940###
Last code change: April 1995 from 0942.