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The Burton-on-Trent 01283 Area Code (Burton-on-Trent Dialling Code)

The 01283 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Burton-on-Trent area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01283 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Burton-on-Trent area code is (01283) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01283 Area Code?

The Burton-on-Trent 01283 dialling code intersects the counties of Ashbourne, Leicestershire, South Derbyshire and Staffordshire in the East Midlands and West Midlands Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01283 Burton-on-Trent dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01283 Burton-on-Trent 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 01283 dialling code.

Phoning the 01283 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 (1283).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441283
Europe00441283
Australia0011441283

Origins of the 01283 Burton-on-Trent 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 0283.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01283 area was BU3. The first two characters are taken from the letters B and U in BUrton-on-trent. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 2, 8 and 3.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01283 Burton-on-Trent area code
An old rotary dial for the 01283 Burton-on-Trent area code.

Map of the 01283 Burton-on-Trent dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01283 Burton-on-Trent phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01283 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01283 Burton-on-Trent area code
Map of the 01283 Burton-on-Trent area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Burton-on-Trent 01283-Burton-on-Trent dialling Code

Abbots Bromley
Alrewas
Barton-under-Needwood
Blackfordby
Burton upon Trent
Coton in the Elms
Draycott in the Clay
Egginton
Etwall
Fradley
Hatton
Hilton (South Derbyshire)
Linton
Marchington
Moira
Netherseal
Newton Solney
Repton
Rolleston on Dove
Swadlincote
Tutbury
Walton-on-Trent
Willington (South Derbyshire)

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Burton-on-Trent 01283-Burton-on-Trent dialling Code

Swadlincote (EMSWADL) Derbyshire
Overseal (EMOVERS) Derbyshire
Alrewas (EMALREW) Staffordshire
Barton Under Needwood (EMBARTO) Staffordshire
Tutbury (EMTUTBU) Staffordshire
Burton On Trent (EMBURTO) Staffordshire
Repton (EMRPTON) Derbyshire
Etwall (EMETWLL) Derbyshire