01256 Area Code

01256 is the area code for Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK.

Dialling Basingstoke Phone Numbers from Overseas

To dial a phone number in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke without the first zero (1256)
  • Dial the phone number of the person/business
  • Full example telephone number to dial: 00 44 1256 111111

Dialling Basingstoke Phone Numbers from the UK

To dial a telephone number in Basingstoke from within the UK use the area code 01256 plus the number. For example 01256 111111.

If calling a local phone number in Basingstoke from a landline that also has the area code 01256, the 01256 area code is not needed.

01256 Area Code - Basingstoke Dialling Code
01256 Area Code – Basingstoke Dialling Code

Current Time in Basingstoke

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

Map of Basingstoke

The map below shows the location of Basingstoke.

Map showing location of Basingstoke