01946 area code

Whitehaven

The 01946 area code is for Whitehaven and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01946 numbers include:

  • Beckermet
  • Cleator Moor
  • Egremont
  • Harrington
  • Lamplugh
  • Whitehaven

Most numbers using the 01946 area code are normal Whitehaven 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)

01946 area code information

Area code:01946
Location:Whitehaven
Ceremonial county:Cumbria
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:5 or 6 digits*
Number format:01946 xxxxx or 01946 xxxxxx
International number format:+44 1946 xxxxx or +44 1946 xxxxxx
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0946)

* Five-digit numbers are 01946 61000 to 67999.

Not to be confused with the nearby 019467 area code.

Map of 01946 Whitehaven area code