013873 area code

Langholm

The 013873 area code is for Langholm and the surrounding area.

Locations using 013873 numbers include:

  • Bentpath
  • Canonbie
  • Chapelknowe
  • Eskdalemuir
  • Langholm
  • Liddesdale
  • Steele Road

Most numbers using the 013873 area code are normal Langholm 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)

013873 area code information

Area code:013873
Location:Langholm
Council area:Dumfries and Galloway
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:5 digits
Number format:013873 xxxxx
International number format:+44 13873 xxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 03873)

Area code history

Langholm used the area code 0541 until the early 1990s, when numbers were transferred to the 03873 area code (since changed to 013873).

The 0541 prefix was reused for non-geographic, 'national rate' numbers later in the 1990s.

Map of 013873 Langholm area code