01659 area code

Sanquhar

The area code 01659 is for Sanquhar and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01659 numbers include:

  • Kirkconnel
  • Leadhills
  • Sanquhar

Most numbers using the 01659 area code are normal Sanquhar 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)

01659 area code information

Area code:01659
Location:Sanquhar
Council area:Dumfries and Galloway
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 or 5 digits*
Number format:01659 xxxxxx or 01659 xxxxx
International number format:+44 1659 xxxxxx or +44 1659 xxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0659)

* Five-digit numbers are 01659 50000 to 50999; 58000 to 58999; 66000 to 67999 and 74000 to 74999.

Map of 01659 Sanquhar area code