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The Milton Keynes 01908 Area Code (Milton Keynes Dialling Code)

The 01908 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Milton Keynes area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01908 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Milton Keynes area code is (01908) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01908 Area Code?

The Milton Keynes 01908 dialling code intersects the counties of Buckinghamshire, Central Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes and Northamptonshire in the East Midlands and East of England and South East Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01908 Milton Keynes dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01908 Milton Keynes 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 01908 dialling code.

Phoning the 01908 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 (1908).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441908
Europe00441908
Australia0011441908

Origins of the 01908 Milton Keynes 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 0908.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01908 area was WO8. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and O in WOlverton . On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 0 and 8.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01908 Milton Keynes area code
An old rotary dial for the 01908 Milton Keynes area code.

Map of the 01908 Milton Keynes dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01908 Milton Keynes phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01908 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01908 Milton Keynes area code
Map of the 01908 Milton Keynes area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Milton Keynes 01908-Milton Keynes dialling Code

Bletchley
Bow Brickhill
Cosgrove
Deanshanger
Hanslope
Milton Keynes
Newport Pagnell
Newton Longville
Old Stratford
Potterspury
Sherington
Stoke Goldington
Whaddon
Woburn Sands
Yardley Gobion

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Milton Keynes 01908-Milton Keynes dialling Code

Stony Stratford (SMSSF) Milton Keynes
Wolverton (SMWV) Milton Keynes
Newport Pagnell (SMNP) Milton Keynes
Woburn Sands (SMWS) Bedfordshire
Hanslope (SMHS) Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes (SMBT) Milton Keynes
Shenley Church End (SMSU) Milton Keynes
Bradwell Abbey (SMBA) Milton Keynes
Yardley Gobion (SMYG) Northamptonshire