01686 numbers

Newtown and Llanidloes area code

UK area code 01686 is for Llanidloes and Newtown in Powys, and the surrounding areas.

Locations using 01686 numbers include:

  • Abermule
  • Berriew
  • Caersws
  • Carno
  • Kerry
  • Llangurig
  • Llanidloes
  • Montgomery
  • Newtown
  • Trefeglwys
  • Tregynon

The first digit of the six-digit local number usually indicates more precisely where it is associated with:

Number rangePrimary area*Other locations served
(01686) 2xxxxx  LlanidloesCarno, Llangurig, Trefeglwys, Tregynon
(01686) 3xxxxx  LlanidloesCarno, Llangurig, Trefeglwys, Tregynon
(01686) 4xxxxx  LlanidloesCarno, Llangurig, Trefeglwys, Tregynon
(01686) 5xxxxx  NewtownAbermule, Berriew, Caersws, Kerry, Montgomery
(01686) 6xxxxx  NewtownAbermule, Berriew, Caersws, Kerry, Montgomery
(01686) 7xxxxx  LlanidloesCarno, Llangurig, Trefeglwys, Tregynon
(01686) 8xxxxx  NewtownAbermule, Berriew, Caersws, Kerry, Montgomery
(01686) 9xxxxx  NewtownAbermule, Berriew, Caersws, Kerry, Montgomery

* Telephone companies are officially required to issue numbers according to this pattern. Some smaller or newer operators may disregard the rules and use the same series of numbers across the entire area.

01686 number call costs

01686 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.

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Formatting an 01686 number

Local telephone numbers in the Newtown and Llanidloes area code are six digits long. An 01686 number should be displayed in the format: 01686 xxxxxx or (01686) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1686 xxxxxx

Map of 01686 Newtown and Llanidloes area code