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The Redruth 01209 Area Code (Redruth Dialling Code)

The 01209 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Redruth area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01209 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Redruth area code is (01209) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01209 Area Code?

The Redruth 01209 dialling code is situated in the county of Cornwall in the South West Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01209 Redruth dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01209 Redruth dialling code area. If you are calling a local number within the same area code with a landline telephone you do not need to use the 01209 dialling code.

Phoning the 01209 Dialling Code from Outside of the UK

If you are calling from outside of the UK. You will need to add the code for dialling internationally. This varies country to country, followed by the UK country code (44) followed by the area code without the initial zero (1209).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441209
Europe00441209
Australia0011441209

Origins of the 01209 Redruth Area Code

Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0209.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01209 area was BO9. The first two characters are taken from the letters B and O in BOdmin. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 2, 0 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01209 Redruth area code
An old rotary dial for the 01209 Redruth area code.

Map of the 01209 Redruth dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01209 Redruth phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01209 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01209 Redruth area code
Map of the 01209 Redruth area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Redruth 01209-Redruth dialling Code

Camborne
Four Lanes
Lanner
Mount Hawke
Portreath
Praze-an-Beeble
Redruth
St Ives (Cornwall)
Stithians
Troon

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Redruth 01209-Redruth dialling Code

Camborne (WWCAMB) Cornwall
Redruth (WWREDR) Cornwall
Portreath (WWPREA) Cornwall
St Day (WWSDAY) Cornwall
Stithians (WWSTIT) Cornwall
Porthtowan (WWPTWN) Cornwall