01273 Area Code

Brighton phone numbers

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

Google Map of area

Locations using 01273 numbers include:

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

01273 number call costs

01273 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.

Formatting an 01273 number

Local telephone numbers in the Brighton area 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 will always have to be dialled using the full number including area code from October 2014, it is best not to display the code in brackets.

Local calls require full number

From 1 October 2014 all calls within the 01273 area must be made by dialling the full 11-digit number including area code. Calling locally using just the six-digit local number will no longer be possible.

More information on changes to Brighton 01273 phone numbers.