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The Kendal 01539 Area Code (Kendal Dialling Code)

The 01539 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Kendal area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01539 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Kendal area code is (01539) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01539 Area Code?

The Kendal 01539 dialling code is situated in the county of Cumbria in the North West Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01539 Kendal dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01539 Kendal 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 01539 dialling code.

Phoning the 01539 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 (1539).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441539
Europe00441539
Australia0011441539

Origins of the 01539 Kendal 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 0539.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01539 area was KE9. The first two characters are taken from the letters K and E in KEndal . On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 5, 3 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01539 Kendal area code
An old rotary dial for the 01539 Kendal area code.

Map of the 01539 Kendal dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01539 Kendal phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01539 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01539 Kendal area code
Map of the 01539 Kendal area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Kendal 01539-Kendal dialling Code

Ambleside
Burneside
Coniston
Endmoor
Flookburgh
Grange-over-Sands
Heversham
Kendal
Levens
Lindale
Milnthorpe
Natland
Orton
Sedbergh
Staveley
Storth
Tebay
Windermere

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Kendal 01539-Kendal dialling Code

Grange-over-sands (LCGOS) Cumbria
Newby Bridge (LCNBR) Cumbria
Milnthorpe (LCMIL) Cumbria
Sedgwick (LCSEG) Cumbria