Brighton Area Code: 01273

01273 is the Brighton Area Code

If you want to call someone in the coastal city of Brighton and Hove, you will have to use the regional code for their number which is 01273.
Properties within the city as well as businesses will have a number that starts with 01273 and then followed by another six numbers.  If you receive a call from a number that starts with 01273 then there’s a good chance that they will be based in the area.

Cost of calling a Brighton 01273 phone number

If you have inclusive minutes on your landline or mobile, the calls to Brighton area code numbers should come under this and not cost you anything.  That’s because 01 and o2 numbers are local rate numbers that come under inclusive minute plans.  If you have used your minutes, it will cost and there’s a standard charge per minute plus an access charge that your provider can detail for you.

How to make an international call to a Brighton contact number

If you are on holiday abroad and need to contact someone in the Brighton area, you need to change their number a little to get the call to go through.  If their number was 01273 609 361, for example, you would need to take off that first 0 and instead use the area code for the UK – +44.  This would mean you should dial +441273 609 361.  If you don’t use the international code, then the phone system outside the UK won’t know where to direct your call.

A selection of popular Brighton phone numbers

In most cases, a number starting with 01273 will mean a person or business located in Brighton and Hove although some companies do use non-geographic numbers that start with different digits for different reasons.  There are occasional times when a number from this code isn’t from this area but the vast majority of them will be.  Here are a few examples of well-known Brighton numbers:

  • 01273 609 361 – Brighton Palace Pier is home to rides, arcade machines and eating places so this number can let you check opening times, what’s on and even about getting married there.
  • 01273 878 272 – Brighton & Hove Albion FC are based in the American Express Community Stadium in the city and this is their general number to use for match tickets, corporate events and other queries.
  • 01273 764 400 – Theatre Royal in Brighton has a main number to check on events, book tickets and find out information about the venue.

Full list of localities & districts using the 01273 area code



Explore Brighton

Brighton & Hove is a coastal city that is well known for its vibrant nightlife and atmosphere.  It is also one of the most famous spots for the LGBT community and results in a friendly place where everyone feels welcome.  There are a number of historic locations around the city including Brighton Pier.  It also has newer attractions including the British Airways i360 observation tower which is the world’s slenderest tall tower.