01566 area code

Launceston

The 01566 area code is for Launceston and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01566 numbers include:

  • Canworthy Water
  • Coads Green
  • Launceston
  • Lewdown
  • Lifton
  • North Petherwin
  • Pipers Pool

Most numbers using the 01566 area code are normal Launceston 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)

01566 area code information

Area code:01566
Location:Launceston
Ceremonial county:Cornwall
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 or 5 digits*
Number format:01566 xxxxxx or 01566 xxxxx
International number format:+44 1566 xxxxxx or +44 1566 xxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0566)

* Five-digit numbers are 01566 86000 to 86999.

Map of 01566 Launceston area code