01242 Area Code

01242 is the area code for Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK.

01242 numbers also include those in Bishop’s Cleeve and Winchcombe.

Dialling Cheltenham Phone Numbers from Overseas

To dial a phone number in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham without the first zero (1242)
  • Dial the phone number of the person/business
  • Full example telephone number to dial: 00 44 1242 111111

Dialling Cheltenham Phone Numbers from the UK

To dial a telephone number in Cheltenham from within the UK use the area code 01242 plus the number. For example 01242 111111.

If calling a local phone number in Cheltenham from a landline that also has the area code 01242, the 01242 area code is not needed.

01242 Area Code - Cheltenham Dialling Code
01242 Area Code – Cheltenham Dialling Code

Current Time in Cheltenham

The current time in Cheltenham and the UK is . The date is .

Map of Cheltenham

The map below shows the location of Cheltenham

Map showing location of Cheltenham