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The Betws-y-Coed 01690 Area Code (Betws-y-Coed Dialling Code)

The 01690 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Betws-y-Coed area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01690 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Betws-y-Coed area code is (01690) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01690 Area Code?

The Betws-y-Coed 01690 dialling code is situated in the county of Conwy in the Wales Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01690 Betws-y-Coed dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01690 Betws-y-Coed 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 01690 dialling code.

Phoning the 01690 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 (1690).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441690
Europe00441690
Australia0011441690

Origins of the 01690 Betws-y-Coed 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 0690.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01690 area was NW0. The first two characters are taken from the letters N and W in coNWy valley . On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 6, 9 and 0.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01690 Betws-y-Coed area code
An old rotary dial for the 01690 Betws-y-Coed area code.

Map of the 01690 Betws-y-Coed dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01690 Betws-y-Coed phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01690 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01690 Betws-y-Coed area code
Map of the 01690 Betws-y-Coed area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Betws-y-Coed 01690-Betws-y-Coed dialling Code

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Betws-y-Coed 01690-Betws-y-Coed dialling Code