01772 area code


The area code 01772 is for Preston and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01772 numbers include:

  • Ashton-on-Ribble
  • Bamber Bridge
  • Broughton
  • Buckshaw Village
  • Catforth
  • Croston
  • Freckleton
  • Fulwood
  • Hesketh Bank
  • Kirkham
  • Leyland
  • Longridge
  • Longton
  • Penwortham
  • Preston
  • Ribbleton
  • Samlesbury
  • Wesham

Most numbers using the 01772 area code are normal Preston 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)

01772 area code information

Area code:01772
Ceremonial county:Lancashire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0772)

Formatting an 01772 number

An 01772 number should be displayed in the format: 01772 xxxxxx or (01772) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1772 xxxxxx

Map of 01772 Preston area code