0131 Area Code

0131 is the area code for Edinburgh, Lothian, UK.

Dialling Edinburgh Phone Numbers from Overseas

To dial a phone number in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh without the first zero (131)
  • Dial the phone number of the person/business
  • Full example telephone number to dial: 00 44 131 666 6666

Dialling Edinburgh Phone Numbers from the UK

To dial a telephone number in Edinburgh from within the UK use the area code 0131 plus the number. For example 0131 666 6666.

If calling a local phone number in Edinburgh from a landline that also has the area code 0131, the 0131 area code is not needed.

0131 Area Code - Edinburgh Dialling Code
0131 Area Code – Edinburgh Dialling Code

Time in Edinburgh

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