The 01273 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Brighton area.
The local telephone numbers within the 01273 are 6 digits long.
The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Brighton area code is (01273) xxxxxx.
The Brighton 01273 dialling code intersects the counties of Brighton and Hove, East Sussex and West Sussex in the South East Region of the UK.
You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01273 Brighton 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 01273 dialling code.
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 (1273).
|Region||International Prefix||Country Code||Area Code|
|United States and Canada||011||44||1273|
Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0273.
the historic mnemonic code for the 01273 area was BR3. The first two characters are taken from the letters B and R in BRighton. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 2, 7 and 3.
The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01273 Brighton phone area code.
The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01273 area. Click on an icon for more details
|Brighton and Hove|
|Kingston near Lewes|
|University of Sussex|
|Withdean (SDWTHDN) Brighton and Hove|
|Peacehaven (SDPCHVN) East Sussex|
|Kemptown (SDKMPTW) Brighton and Hove|
|Rottingdean A (SDRTTNG) Brighton and Hove|
|Hove (SDHV) Brighton and Hove|
|Southwick (SDSTHWC) West Sussex|
|Shoreham By Sea (SDSHRHM) West Sussex|
|Hassocks (SDHSSCK) West Sussex|
|Hurstpierpoint (SDHRSTP) West Sussex|
|Lewes (SDLWS) East Sussex|
|Ringmer (SDRNGMR) East Sussex|
|Barcombe (SDBRCMB) East Sussex|
|Newhaven (SDNWHVN) East Sussex|