018473 Area Code - Thurso

The 018473 area code is used for Thurso (Council of Highland) and the areas directly surrounding Thurso, which includes 8 distinct locations. Most 018473 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 Thurso area.

Previously, the area used 08473 as their area code. This changed in April 1995 during the phONEday event, where it was changed to the 018473 area code to accommodate the growing population and supplement the shrinking supply of phone numbers in Highland.

Number Structure

Area CodeNumber
018473x xxxx

Locations Covered

Cost of calling 018473 numbers

Typically, calls to the 018473 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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01847 300Minotaur Telecom Limited05/02/2013
01847 301Media Hawk Ltd10/04/2013
01847 302Simwood eSMS Limited05/04/2013
01847 303Vizion Communication Limited09/04/2013
01847 304Kalnet4U Ltd03/06/2013
01847 305i.net communications Group PLC10/07/2013
01847 306iHub 2 Limited18/05/2016
01847 307IOVOX Limited22/08/2013
01847 308Metronet (UK) Limited21/05/2019
01847 310Hemshore Ltd16/05/2016
01847 311IOVOX Limited21/12/2015
01847 312Adepteo Limited06/12/2016
01847 313Colt Technology Services20/06/2016

Map of Thurso

Area Codes in this Council (Highland)

CodeCity
01320Fort Augustus
01349Dingwall
01381Fortrose
01397Fort William
01408Golspie
01431Helmsdale
01445Gairloch
01456Glenurquhart
01463Inverness
01470Isle of Skye - Edinbane
01471Isle of Skye - Broadford
01478Isle of Skye - Portree
01479Grantown-on-Spey
01520Lochcarron
01528Laggan
01540Kingussie
01549Lairg
01571Lochinver
01593Lybster
01599Kyle
01641Strathy
01667Nairn
01687Mallaig
01808Tomatin
01809Tomdoun
01847Thurso and Tongue
018472Thurso
018474Thurso
018475Thurso
018476Tongue
018477Tongue
018478Thurso
018479Tongue
01854Ullapool
01855Ballachulish
01862Tain
01863Ardgay
01955Wick
01967Strontian
01971Scourie
01972Glenborrodale
01997Strathpeffer

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