01527 area code


The 01527 area code is for Redditch and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01527 numbers include:

  • Astwood Bank
  • Bromsgrove
  • Hanbury
  • Headless Cross
  • Ipsley
  • Redditch
  • Studley
  • Wychbold

Most numbers using the 01527 area code are normal Redditch 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)

01527 area code information

Area code:01527
Ceremonial county:Worcestershire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 or 5 digits*
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0527)

* Five-digit numbers are 01527 60000 to 69999.

Formatting an 01527 number

A five-digit 01527 number should be displayed in the format: 01527 xxxxx or (01527) xxxxx, while a six-digit 01527 number should be displayed in the format: 01527 xxxxxx or (01527) xxxxxx

For international callers, use:
+44 1527 xxxxx or +44 1527 xxxxxx

Map of 01527 Redditch area code