01224 area code
The 01224 area code is for Aberdeen and the surrounding area.
Locations using 01224 numbers include:
Most numbers using the 01224 area code are normal Aberdeen 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)
01224 area code details
|Council area:||Aberdeen City|
|Call costs:||Normal landline rate|
|Area code required for local calls:||Yes|
|Local number length:||6 digits|
|Last code change:||April 1995 (previously 0224)|
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
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.