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The Wisbech 01945 Area Code (Wisbech Dialling Code)

The 01945 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Wisbech area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01945 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Wisbech area code is (01945) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01945 Area Code?

The Wisbech 01945 dialling code intersects the counties of Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire and Norfolk in the East Midlands and East of England Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01945 Wisbech dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01945 Wisbech 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 01945 dialling code.

Phoning the 01945 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 (1945).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441945
Europe00441945
Australia0011441945

Origins of the 01945 Wisbech 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 0945.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01945 area was WI5. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and I in WIsbech. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 4 and 5.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01945 Wisbech area code
An old rotary dial for the 01945 Wisbech area code.

Map of the 01945 Wisbech dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01945 Wisbech phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01945 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01945 Wisbech area code
Map of the 01945 Wisbech area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Wisbech 01945-Wisbech dialling Code

Gorefield
Guyhirn
Leverington
Murrow
Parson Drove
Sutton St James
Tilney St Lawrence
Tydd St Giles
Tydd St Mary
Upwell
Walpole Highway
Walpole St Peter
West Walton
Wisbech
Wisbech St Mary

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Wisbech 01945-Wisbech dialling Code

Wisbech (EMWSBCH) Cambridgeshire
Parson Drove (EMPADVE) Cambridgeshire
Newton Wisbech (EMNWTON) Cambridgeshire
Friday Bridge (EMFRIDA) Cambridgeshire
Upwell (EMUPWLL) Norfolk