01908 area code

Milton Keynes

The 01908 area code is for Milton Keynes and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01908 numbers include:

  • Bletchley
  • Bradwell Abbey
  • Fenny Stratford
  • Hanslope
  • Milton Keynes
  • Newport Pagnell
  • Shenley Church End
  • Stoke Goldington
  • Stony Stratford
  • Woburn Sands
  • Wolverton
  • Yardley Gobion

Most numbers using the 01908 area code are normal Milton Keynes 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)

01908 area code information

Area code:01908
Location:Milton Keynes
Ceremonial county:Buckinghamshire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:Yes
Local number length:6 digits
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0908)

Local calls require full number

It is no longer possible to omit the area code when calling locally in the 01908 area. Since 1st October 2014 the full 11-digit phone number has been required for all local calls.

See: Area codes without local dialling.

Formatting an 01908 number

An 01908 number should be displayed in the format: 01908 xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1908 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.

Map of 01908 Milton Keynes area code