01244 area code


The 01244 area code is for Chester and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01244 numbers include:

  • Aldford
  • Buckley
  • Chester
  • Christleton
  • Connah's Quay
  • Deeside
  • Ewloe
  • Hawarden
  • Higher Kinnerton
  • Mickle Trafford
  • Mollington
  • Queensferry
  • Rossett
  • Saltney
  • Saughall
  • Shotton

Most numbers using the 01244 area code are normal Chester 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)

01244 area code information

Area code:01244
Ceremonial county:Cheshire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0244)

Formatting an 01244 number

An 01244 number should be displayed in the format: 01244 xxxxxx or (01244) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1244 xxxxxx

Map of 01244 Chester area code