01273 Area Code
Brighton phone numbers
UK area code 01273 covers Brighton in East Sussex, and the surrounding area.
Locations using 01273 numbers include:
01273 number call costs
01273 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.
These numbers are charged at normal landline rates. They are often included in bundled talktime or 'free' minutes.
If you do not get inclusive calls to landlines, are calling at a time of day when you do not get free calls, or you have used up your call allowance, typical rates are:
|Calling from||Typical call cost (if outside call plan)|
|Landline||10p-12p per minute|
|Mobile phone||35p-45p per minute|
Prices are for residential customers as of September 2014 and intended as a guide only. Connection fees and minimum charges often apply.
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 must always be dialled using the full number including area code, it is best not to display the code in brackets.
Local calls require full number
Since 1 October 2014 all calls within the 01273 area have had to be made by dialling the full 11-digit number including area code. Calling locally using just the six-digit local number is no longer possible.