01279 area code

Bishop's Stortford

The 01279 area code is for Bishop's Stortford and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01279 numbers include:

  • Albury
  • Bishop's Stortford
  • Brent Pelham
  • Harlow
  • Hatfield Broad Oak
  • Much Hadham
  • Roydon
  • Sawbridgeworth
  • Sheering
  • Stansted Airport
  • White Roding

Most numbers using the 01279 area code are normal Bishop's Stortford 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)

01279 area code information

Area code:01279
Location:Bishop's Stortford
Ceremonial county:Hertfordshire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0279)

Formatting an 01279 number

An 01279 number should be displayed in the format: 01279 xxxxxx or (01279) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1279 xxxxxx

Map of 01279 Bishop's Stortford area code