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The Stamford 01780 Area Code (Stamford Dialling Code)

The 01780 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Stamford area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01780 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Stamford area code is (01780) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01780 Area Code?

The Stamford 01780 dialling code intersects the counties of Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Peterborough and Rutland in the East Midlands and East of England Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01780 Stamford dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01780 Stamford 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 01780 dialling code.

Phoning the 01780 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 (1780).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441780
Europe00441780
Australia0011441780

Origins of the 01780 Stamford 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 0780.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01780 area was ST0. The first two characters are taken from the letters S and T in STamford. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 7, 8 and 0.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01780 Stamford area code
An old rotary dial for the 01780 Stamford area code.

Map of the 01780 Stamford dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01780 Stamford phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01780 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01780 Stamford area code
Map of the 01780 Stamford area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Stamford 01780-Stamford dialling Code

Barnack
Castle Bytham
Easton on the Hill
Edith Weston
Empingham
Great Casterton
Ketton
King's Cliffe
Nassington
North Luffenham
Ryhall
Stamford
Uffington (South Kesteven)
Wittering Airfield

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Stamford 01780-Stamford dialling Code

Empingham (EMEMPIN) Rutland
Wansford (EMWSFRD) Peterborough
North Luffenham (EMNLUFF) Rutland