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The Penzance 01736 Area Code (Penzance Dialling Code)

The 01736 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Penzance area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01736 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Penzance area code is (01736) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01736 Area Code?

The Penzance 01736 dialling code intersects the counties of Cornwall and Devon in the South West Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01736 Penzance dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01736 Penzance 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 01736 dialling code.

Phoning the 01736 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 (1736).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441736
Europe00441736
Australia0011441736

Origins of the 01736 Penzance 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 0736.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01736 area was PE6. The first two characters are taken from the letters P and E in PEnzance. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 7, 3 and 6.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01736 Penzance area code
An old rotary dial for the 01736 Penzance area code.

Map of the 01736 Penzance dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01736 Penzance phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01736 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01736 Penzance area code
Map of the 01736 Penzance area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Penzance 01736-Penzance dialling Code

Connor Downs
Crowlas
Germoe
Godolphin Cross
Hayle
Higher Boscaswell
Leedstown
Madron
Marazion
Mousehole
Newlyn
Penzance
Plymouth
Sennen Cove
St Buryan
St Erth
St Ives (Cornwall)
St Just

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Penzance 01736-Penzance dialling Code

Marazion (WWMARA) Cornwall
Penzance (WWPENZ) Cornwall
St Just (WWSJUS) Cornwall
Germoe (WWGERM) Cornwall
St Ives (WWSIVE) Cornwall