0117 Area Code
Bristol phone numbers
UK area code 0117 covers Bristol and the surrounding area.
Locations using 0117 numbers include:
- Chew Magna
- Long Ashton
- Stoke Bishop
0117 number call costs
0117 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.
Formatting an 0117 number
0117 numbers should be displayed in the format 0117 xxx xxxx or (0117) xxx xxxx, with the first space always placed between '0117' and the seven-digit local number.
For international callers, use: +44 117 xxx xxxx.
The 0117 area code has existed since April 1995. As of 2014, standard local numbers begin with 2, 3, 4 or 9.
|1994||The area code for Bristol is 0272 with 6-digit local numbers.|
|1995||Code becomes 0117, with local numbers lengthened to 7 digits by prefixing with '9'.|
Example: (0272) 234567 becomes (0117) 923 4567.
|1997||Local numbers beginning with 3 introduced.|
|2007||Local numbers beginning with 2 introduced.|
|2012||Local numbers beginning with 4 introduced.|
- Renumbering in Bristol - area code history