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The Medway 01634 Area Code (Medway Dialling Code)

The 01634 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Medway area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01634 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Medway area code is (01634) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01634 Area Code?

The Medway 01634 dialling code intersects the counties of Kent and Medway in the South East Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01634 Medway dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01634 Medway 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 01634 dialling code.

Phoning the 01634 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 (1634).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441634
Europe00441634
Australia0011441634

Origins of the 01634 Medway 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 0634.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01634 area was ME4. The first two characters are taken from the letters M and E in MEdway. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 6, 3 and 4.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01634 Medway area code
An old rotary dial for the 01634 Medway area code.

Map of the 01634 Medway dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01634 Medway phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01634 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01634 Medway area code
Map of the 01634 Medway area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Medway 01634-Medway dialling Code

Allhallows-on-Sea
Burham
Chatham
Chattenden
Cliffe
Cliffe Woods
Cuxton
Gillingham
Grain
High Halstow
Hoo St Werburgh
Lower Stoke
Rochester
Snodland
Upchurch
Wouldham

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Medway 01634-Medway dialling Code

Strood (NDSTR) Medway Towns
Cliffe (NDCLI) Medway Towns
Allhallows (NDALL) Medway Towns
Medway (NDMED) Medway Towns
Chatham Dock (NDCDO) Medway Towns
Bluebell Hill (NDBLH) Kent
Snodland (NDSNO) Kent
Gillingham (NDGIL) Medway Towns
Rainham (NDRAI) Medway Towns