020 Area Code

020 is the area code for London, UK.

Dialling London Phone Numbers from Overseas

To dial a phone number in London 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 London without the first zero (20)
  • Dial the phone number of the person/business
  • Full example telephone number to dial: 00 44 20 4444 4444

Dialling London Phone Numbers from the UK

To dial a telephone number in London from within the UK use the area code 020 plus the number. For example 020 4444 4444.

If calling a local phone number in London from a landline that also has the area code 020, the 020 area code is not needed.

020 Area Code - London Dialling Code
020 Area Code – London Dialling Code

Time in London

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London Map

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Map showing location of London