01224 numbers

Aberdeen area code

UK area code 01224 is for Aberdeen and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01224 numbers include:

  • Aberdeen
  • Ashgrove
  • Balgownie
  • Bieldside
  • Bucksburn
  • Culter
  • Denburn
  • Dyce
  • Kincorth
  • Kinellar
  • Kingswells
  • Lochnagar
  • Portlethen

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.

» Typical landline call charges

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.

See: Area codes without local dialling.

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.

Map of 01224 Aberdeen area code