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The Westerham 01959 Area Code (Westerham Dialling Code)

The 01959 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Westerham area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01959 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Westerham area code is (01959) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01959 Area Code?

The Westerham 01959 dialling code intersects the counties of Bromley, Kent and Surrey in the London and South East Regions of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01959 Westerham dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01959 Westerham 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 01959 dialling code.

Phoning the 01959 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 (1959).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441959
Europe00441959
Australia0011441959

Origins of the 01959 Westerham 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 0959.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01959 area was WK9. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and K in West Kent. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 5 and 9.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01959 Westerham area code
An old rotary dial for the 01959 Westerham area code.

Map of the 01959 Westerham dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01959 Westerham phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01959 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01959 Westerham area code
Map of the 01959 Westerham area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Westerham 01959-Westerham dialling Code

Biggin Hill
Bromley
Halstead
Knockholt
Otford
Shoreham
Sundridge
Westerham

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Westerham 01959-Westerham dialling Code

Otford (NDOTF) Kent
Knockholt (NDKNO) Kent
Westerham (NDWET) Kent
Biggin Hill (NDBHI) London