01987 numbers

Ebbsfleet area code

UK area code 01987 is for Ebbsfleet in Kent.

Area code 01987 is specifically for the new town development at Ebbsfleet in Kent.

Be aware that while most 01987 numbers are for Ebbsfleet landlines, they can also be used for services such as VOIP and virtual numbers without any physical link to the area. (More info)

01987 number call costs

01987 numbers are normal, landline numbers charged at standard rates.

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Formatting an 01987 number

Local telephone numbers in the Ebbsfleet area code are six digits long. An 01987 number should be displayed in the format: 01987 xxxxxx or (01987) xxxxxx

For international callers, use: +44 1987 xxxxxx

Recent history

Area code 01987 was newly created specifically for the new town of Ebbsfleet in April 2008, following a consultation by regulator Ofcom.

Map of 01987 Ebbsfleet area code