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The Ashford (Kent) 01233 Area Code (Ashford (Kent) Dialling Code)

The 01233 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Ashford (Kent) area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01233 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Ashford (Kent) area code is (01233) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01233 Area Code?

The Ashford (Kent) 01233 dialling code is situated in the county of Kent in the South East Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01233 Ashford (Kent) dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01233 Ashford (Kent) 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 01233 dialling code.

Phoning the 01233 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 (1233).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441233
Europe00441233
Australia0011441233

Origins of the 01233 Ashford (Kent) 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 0233.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01233 area was AD3. The first two characters are taken from the letters A and D in AshforD. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 2, 3 and 3.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01233 Ashford (Kent) area code
An old rotary dial for the 01233 Ashford (Kent) area code.

Map of the 01233 Ashford (Kent) dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01233 Ashford (Kent) phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01233 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01233 Ashford (Kent) area code
Map of the 01233 Ashford (Kent) area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Ashford (Kent) 01233-Ashford (Kent) dialling Code

Aldington
Ashford (Ashford)
Bethersden
Challock
Charing
Hamstreet
High Halden
Kingsnorth (Ashford)
Pluckley Thorne
Smarden
Woodchurch
Wye

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Ashford (Kent) 01233-Ashford (Kent) dialling Code

Ashford (NDASF) Kent
Sevington (NDSEI) Kent
Wye (NDWYE) Kent
Ham Street (NDHST) Kent
Charing (NDCHA) Kent