01274 area code


The 01274 area code is for Bradford and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01274 numbers include:

  • Bingley
  • Bradford
  • Cleckheaton
  • Dudley Hill
  • Horton Bank
  • Idle
  • Laisterdyke
  • Low Moor
  • Manningham
  • Queensbury
  • Shipley
  • Thornton
  • Undercliffe

Most numbers using the 01274 area code are normal Bradford 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)

01274 area code information

Area code:01274
Ceremonial county:West Yorkshire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:Yes
Local number length:6 digits
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0274)

Local calls require full number

It is no longer possible to omit the area code when calling locally in the 01274 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 01274 number

An 01274 number should be displayed in the format: 01274 xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1274 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 01274 Bradford area code