0116 Area Code

0116 is the area code for Leicester, Leicestershire, UK.

Dialling Leicester Phone Numbers from Overseas

To dial a phone number in Leicester from overseas:

  • Dial the international access code for the country you are calling from (typically 00, 011, or +)
  • Dial the country code for the United Kingdom (44)
  • Dial the area code for Leicester without the first zero (116)
  • Dial the phone number of the person/business
  • Full example telephone number to dial: 00 44 116 222 2222

Dialling Leicester Phone Numbers from the UK

To dial a telephone number in Leicester from within the UK use the area code 0116 plus the number. For example 0116 222 2222.

If calling a local phone number in Leicester from a landline that also has the area code 0116, the 0116 area code is not needed.

0116 Area Code - Leicester Dialling Code
0116 Area Code – Leicester Dialling Code

Time in Leicester

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Leicester Map

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Map showing location of Leicester