Aberdeen area code
UK area code 01224 is for Aberdeen and the surrounding area.
Locations using 01224 numbers include:
Be aware that while most 01224 numbers are for Aberdeen landlines, they can also be used for services such as VOIP and virtual numbers without any physical link to the area. (More info)
01224 number call costs
01224 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.
Local calls require full number
It is no longer possible to omit the area code when calling locally in the 01224 area. Since 1st October 2014 the full 11-digit phone number has been required for all local calls.
Formatting an 01224 number
Local telephone numbers in the Aberdeen area code are six digits long. An 01224 number should be displayed in the format: 01224 xxxxxx
For international callers, use: +44 1224 xxxxxx
As local calls in the area must always be dialled using the full number including area code, it is best not to display the code in brackets.