01462 area code


The 01462 area code is for Hitchin and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01462 numbers include:

  • Arlesey
  • Ashwell
  • Baldock
  • Hitchin
  • Langford
  • Letchworth
  • Offley
  • Shefford
  • Shillington
  • Stotfold
  • Weston

Most numbers using the 01462 area code are normal Hitchin 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)

01462 area code information

Area code:01462
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 0462)

Formatting an 01462 number

An 01462 number should be displayed in the format: 01462 xxxxxx or (01462) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1462 xxxxxx

Map of 01462 Hitchin area code