01942 area code

Wigan

The 01942 area code is for Wigan and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01942 numbers include:

  • Ashton-in-Makerfield
  • Aspull
  • Atherton
  • Blackrod
  • Hindley
  • Leigh
  • Orrell
  • Platt Bridge
  • Westhoughton
  • Wigan

Most numbers using the 01942 area code are normal Wigan 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)

01942 area code information

Area code:01942
Location:Wigan
Ceremonial county:Greater Manchester
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Number format:01942 xxxxxx
International number format:+44 1942 xxxxxx
Number shortages predicted:Yes
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0942)
Map of 01942 Wigan area code