0114 area code
The 0114 area code is for Sheffield and the surrounding area.
Locations using 0114 numbers include:
- Aston Common
- High Green
- Wadsley Bridge
Most numbers using the 0114 area code are normal Sheffield 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)
0114 area code information
|Ceremonial county:||South Yorkshire|
|Call costs:||Normal landline rate|
|Area code required for local calls:||No|
|Local number length:||7 digits|
|Number format:||0114 xxx xxxx|
|International number format:||+44 114 xxx xxxx|
|Number shortages predicted:||No|
|Last code change:||April 1995 (previously 0742)|
All numbers starting 0114 are part of the Sheffield area code. This includes 01142 numbers, 01143 numbers, 01144 numbers and all other numbers that start with the digits 0114, regardless of how the number is displayed or what the following digits are.
Area code history
Sheffield phone numbers were lengthened from six to seven digits in April 1995, at the same time as the new 0114 area code replaced the former 0742 area code:
|1995||Existing six-digit numbers lengthened to seven digits by prefixing with a '2'. |
For example, (0742) 234567 became (0114) 223 4567.
|2004||Local numbers beginning with 3 introduced.|
|2010||Local numbers beginning with 4 introduced.|