Liverpool Area Code: 0151
Liverpool is a city located in the Northwest of England. It is the sixth most populous city in the UK with around 552,000 people living in and around Liverpool. The city is famous for its strong regional accent, The Beatles and it’s sporting heritage. The city is home to two cathedrals, both of which dominate the skyline with their unique structures. The city is also home to two football teams, Liverpool FC and Everton FC. The two have a fierce rivalry and matches between the two are known as the Merseyside derby.
Located on the mouth of the Mersey Estuary, Liverpool has strong links to the sea and was a popular port of departure for British and Irish nationals emigrating to North American in the 19th Century. As part of the industrial revolution, the port was vital for importing and exporting. Today, the Royal Albert Docks is a popular tourist destination.
What is the Liverpool area code?
The area code for Liverpool and its surrounding areas is 0151. To call a number in Liverpool, you would first dial the 0151 area code followed by a seven-digit local phone number.
Locations using the Liverpool area code
The following areas use the 0151 Liverpool area code.
|Anfield||Great Crosby||New Brighton|
|Cressington Park||Lark Lane||Waterloo|
If you receive a call from a number using the 0151 area code, it is likely that it is a home or business landline based in one of the areas listed above. However, this is not guaranteed as there are many ways to use a landline without having any physical link to a region. This includes methods such as using a virtual office or using call forwarding to direct a landline number to a mobile phone. Both methods are popular with small businesses that need a physical presence in a particular area. As a result, it means that calls from within an area code might not be physically located in that area code.
How much does it cost to call the 0151 area code?
The 0151 area code is a geographical landline number, which means it is charged at the standard network rate. The cost to call a 0151 number will be the same as any other 01, 02 or 03 number. If you have free minutes included in your landline or mobile phone package, you will be able to use these to call 0151 numbers.
Can I call the 0151 area code from outside the UK?
In order to make calls to 0151 numbers from outside the UK, you will need to amend the number. First, you need to add the international dialling code for the UK, which is +44 or 0044. Then, you have to omit the first zero of the area code. To call the Liverpool number 0151 1234567 from outside the UK, you would need to dial +44 151 1234567.
Do I need to dial the Liverpool area code for local calls?
If you are using a mobile phone to call a 0151 Liverpool number, you will need to use the local area code. If you are using a landline outside of Liverpool, you will need to use the 0151 area code. If you are using a landline number with the same area code, you can omit the 0151 part of the number and just dial the local number.
Popular numbers using the 0151 area code
The following are some popular attractions in Liverpool which use the 0151 area code for their main contact number.
The Beatles Story – 0151 709 1963
St George’s Hall – 0151 233 3020
TATE Liverpool – 0151 702 7400