0113 area code

Leeds

The 0113 area code is for Leeds and the surrounding area.

Locations using 0113 numbers include:

  • Adel
  • Armley
  • Arthington
  • Barwick-in-Elmet
  • Chapeltown
  • Crossgates
  • Drighlington
  • Garforth
  • Harehills
  • Harewood
  • Headingley
  • Horsforth
  • Hunslet
  • Leeds
  • Moortown
  • Morley
  • Pudsey
  • Rawdon
  • Rothwell
  • Seacroft
  • Thorner

Most numbers using the 0113 area code are normal Leeds landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)

0113 area code information

Area code:0113
Location:Leeds
Ceremonial county:West Yorkshire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:7 digits
Number format:0113 xxx xxxx
International number format:+44 113 xxx xxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0532)

Occasionally, inaccurate references to Leeds having '01132 numbers' or an '01132 area code' may still be seen. The area code is however simply 0113 in all cases; any following digits are part of the local phone number. Whether the first digit after the 0113 area code is '2', '3', or any other number is of no special significance.

Area code history

Leeds phone numbers were lengthened from six to seven digits in April 1995, at the same time as the new 0113 area code replaced the former 0532 area code:

1995Existing six-digit numbers lengthened to seven digits by prefixing with a '2'.
For example, (0532) 224444 became (0113) 222 4444.
1997Local numbers beginning with 3 introduced.
2006Local numbers beginning with 8 introduced.
2010Local numbers beginning with 4 introduced.
2017Local numbers beginning with 5 introduced.
Map of 0113 Leeds area code