01388 numbers

Bishop Auckland and Stanhope area code

UK area code 01388 is for Bishop Auckland and Stanhope in County Durham, and the surrounding areas.

Locations using 01388 numbers include:

  • Bishop Auckland
  • Cockfield
  • Crook
  • Eastgate
  • Frosterley
  • Rushyford
  • Shildon
  • Spennymoor
  • Stanhope
  • Tow Law
  • Wearhead
  • West Auckland
  • Willington
  • Witton-le-Wear
  • Wolsingham

The first digit of the six-digit local number usually indicates more precisely where it is associated with:

Number rangePrimary area*Other locations served
(01388) 2xxxxx  StanhopeEastgate, Frosterley, Wearhead
(01388) 3xxxxx  Bishop AucklandCockfield, Crook, Rushyford, Shildon, Spennymoor, Tow Law, West Auckland, Willington, Witton-le-Wear, Wolsingham
(01388) 4xxxxx  Bishop AucklandCockfield, Crook, Rushyford, Shildon, Spennymoor, Tow Law, West Auckland, Willington, Witton-le-Wear, Wolsingham
(01388) 5xxxxx  StanhopeEastgate, Frosterley, Wearhead
(01388) 6xxxxx  Bishop AucklandCockfield, Crook, Rushyford, Shildon, Spennymoor, Tow Law, West Auckland, Willington, Witton-le-Wear, Wolsingham
(01388) 7xxxxx  Bishop AucklandCockfield, Crook, Rushyford, Shildon, Spennymoor, Tow Law, West Auckland, Willington, Witton-le-Wear, Wolsingham
(01388) 8xxxxx  Bishop AucklandCockfield, Crook, Rushyford, Shildon, Spennymoor, Tow Law, West Auckland, Willington, Witton-le-Wear, Wolsingham
(01388) 9xxxxx  Bishop AucklandCockfield, Crook, Rushyford, Shildon, Spennymoor, Tow Law, West Auckland, Willington, Witton-le-Wear, Wolsingham

* Telephone companies are officially required to issue numbers according to this pattern. Some smaller or newer operators may disregard the rules and use the same series of numbers across the entire area.

01388 number call costs

01388 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.

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Formatting an 01388 number

Local telephone numbers in the Bishop Auckland and Stanhope area code are six digits long. An 01388 number should be displayed in the format: 01388 xxxxxx or (01388) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1388 xxxxxx

Map of 01388 Bishop Auckland and Stanhope area code