01278 area code


The 01278 area code is for Bridgwater and the surrounding area.

Locations using 01278 numbers include:

  • Brean Down
  • Brent Knoll
  • Bridgwater
  • Burnham-on-Sea
  • Chilton Polden
  • Combwich
  • Highbridge
  • Holford
  • Mark Moor
  • Nether Stowey
  • North Petherton
  • Puriton
  • Spaxton
  • Weston Zoyland

Most numbers using the 01278 area code are normal Bridgwater 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)

01278 area code information

Area code:01278
Ceremonial county:Somerset
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Number format:01278 xxxxxx
International number format:+44 1278 xxxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0278)
Map of 01278 Bridgwater area code