01524 numbers

Lancaster area code

UK area code 01524 is for Lancaster in Lancashire, and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01524 numbers include:

  • Arnside
  • Burton
  • Carnforth
  • Caton
  • Forton
  • Galgate
  • Halton on Lune
  • Hest Bank
  • Heysham
  • Lancaster
  • Morecambe
  • Silverdale

Most 01524 numbers are for normal Lancaster area 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)

01524 number call costs

01524 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.

» Typical landline call charges

Formatting an 01524 number

Local telephone numbers in the Lancaster area code are five or six digits long.

A five-digit 01524 number should be displayed in the format: 01524 xxxxx or (01524) xxxxx, while a six-digit 01524 number should be displayed in the format: 01524 xxxxxx or (01524) xxxxxx

For international callers, use:
+44 1524 xxxxx or +44 1524 xxxxxx


See also the neighbouring, linked area code of 015242.

Map of 01524 Lancaster area code