Middlesbrough area code
UK area code 01642 is for Middlesbrough on Teesside in the county of North Yorkshire, and the surrounding area.
Locations using 01642 numbers include:
- Eston Grange
- Great Ayton
- Haverton Hill
- Hutton Rudby
- Ingleby Barwick
- Maron in Cleveland
- Seal Sands
Be aware that while most 01642 numbers are for Middlesbrough landlines, they can also be used for services such as VOIP and virtual numbers without any physical link to the area. (More info)
01642 number call costs
01642 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.
Local calls require full number
It is no longer possible to omit the area code when calling locally in the 01642 area. Since 1st October 2014 the full 11-digit phone number has been required for all local calls.
Formatting an 01642 number
Local telephone numbers in the Middlesbrough area code are six digits long. An 01642 number should be displayed in the format: 01642 xxxxxx
For international callers, use: +44 1642 xxxxxx
As local calls in the area must always be dialled using the full number including area code, it is best not to display the code in brackets.