01273 numbers

Brighton area code

UK area code 01273 is for Brighton in East Sussex, and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01273 numbers include:

  • Barcombe
  • Brighton
  • Glynde
  • Hassocks
  • Henfield
  • Hove
  • Hurstpierpoint
  • Lewes
  • Newhaven
  • Peacehaven
  • Plumpton
  • Portslade
  • Poynings
  • Ringmer
  • Rottingdean
  • Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Southwick
  • Telscombe

01273 number call costs

01273 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 01273 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 01273 number

Local telephone numbers in the Brighton area code are six digits long. An 01273 number should be displayed in the format: 01273 xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1273 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 01273 Brighton area code