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UK area code 01273 covers Brighton and the surrounding area in the county of East Sussex.
Other areas using 01273 numbers include Barcombe, Glynde, Hassocks, Henfield, Hove, Hurstpierpoint, Kemptown, Lewes, Newhaven, Peacehaven, Plumpton, Portslade, Poynings, Ringmer, Rottingdean, Shoreham-by-Sea, Southwick, Telscombe and Withdean.
01273 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.
Local telephone numbers in Brighton are six digits long. An 01273 number should be displayed in the format:
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.
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.