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UK area code 0117 is for the city of Bristol and the surrounding area.
Areas using 0117 numbers include Avonmouth, Bedminster, Bishopsworth, Bitton, Chew Magna, Clevedon, Downend, Easton, Eastville, Filton, Fishponds, Henbury, Keynsham, Kingswood, Long Ashton, Nailsea, Patchway, Portishead, Redcliffe, Stoke Bishop, Westbury-on-Trym and Whitchurch.
0117 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.
Local telephone numbers in Bristol are seven digits long. An 0117 number should be displayed in the format:
0117 xxx xxxx or (0117) xxx xxxx
For international callers, use: +44 117 xxx xxxx
Displaying 0117 numbers in the correct format makes them easier to remember and dial correctly. [How...]
The 0117 area code has existed since April 1995. As of 2012, local numbers begin with 2, 3, 4 or 9.
|1994||The area code for inner Bristol is 0272.|
Example: (0272) 234567
|1995||0272 replaced by 0117. Six-digit local numbers lengthened to seven digits by prefixing with '9'.|
Example: (0117) 9234567
|1997||Local numbers beginning with '3' made available.|
|2007||Local numbers beginning with '2' made available.|
|2012||Local numbers beginning with '4' made available.|