012298 Area Code - Barrow-in-Furness

The 012298 area code is used for Barrow-in-Furness (County of Cumbria) and the areas directly surrounding Barrow-in-Furness, which includes 10 distinct locations. Most 012298 numbers are used for landlines. However, they can also be purchased by companies or organizations to be used for services that don’t have any connection to the Barrow-in-Furness area.

Previously, the area used 02298 as their area code. This changed in April 1995 during the phONEday event, where it was changed to the 012298 area code to accommodate the growing population and supplement the shrinking supply of phone numbers in Cumbria.

Number Structure

Area CodeNumber
012298x xxxx

Locations Covered

Cost of calling 012298 numbers

Typically, calls to the 012298 area code are very affordable and are some of the cheapest apart from freephone numbers. During peak times when calling from a landing, expect to pay between 10p to 12p per minute. In the evening or on the weekend, it will cost you between 5p and 10p per minute. If you are calling from a mobile phone, these costs increase to 30p to 50p per minute.

Prefixes and Providers

CodeProviderAssigned
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01229 800Magrathea Telecommunications Limited16/11/2011
01229 801Magrathea Telecommunications Limited16/11/2011
01229 807Magrathea Telecommunications Limited16/11/2011
01229 808Magrathea Telecommunications Limited16/11/2011
01229 809Magrathea Telecommunications Limited16/11/2011
01229 81BT15/07/1994
01229 82BT15/07/1994
01229 83BT15/07/1994
01229 84BT15/07/1994
01229 85Net Solutions Europe Limited01/12/2005
01229 86BT15/07/1994
01229 87BT15/07/1994
01229 88BT15/07/1994
01229 89BT04/04/1995

Map of Barrow-in-Furness

Other Area Codes in this County (Cumbria)

CodeCity
01228Carlisle
01229Barrow in Furness and Millom
012292Barrow-in-Furness
012293Millom
012294Barrow-in-Furness
012295Barrow-in-Furness
012296Barrow-in-Furness
012297Millom
012299Millom
01539Kendal
015394Hawkshead
015395Grange-over-Sands
015396Sedbergh
01697Brampton
016973Wigton
016974Raughton Head
016977Brampton
01768Penrith
017683Appleby
017684Pooley Bridge
017687Keswick
01900Workington
01931Shap
01946Whitehaven
019467Gosforth

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