01256 numbers

Basingstoke area code

UK area code 01256 is for Basingstoke in Hampshire, and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01256 numbers include:

  • Basingstoke
  • Bramley
  • Chineham
  • Dummer
  • Herriard
  • Hook
  • Long Sutton
  • Monk Sherborne
  • Oakley
  • Odiham
  • Overton
  • Preston Candover
  • Turgis Green
  • Whitchurch

Most 01256 numbers are for normal Basingstoke area 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)

01256 number call costs

01256 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.

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Formatting an 01256 number

Local telephone numbers in the Basingstoke area code are six digits long. An 01256 number should be displayed in the format: 01256 xxxxxx or (01256) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1256 xxxxxx

Map of 01256 Basingstoke area code