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How to Call Bristol from USA

In case you‘re confused about international dialing rules, we‘ve even left you a guide (below) on how to call Bristol from USA:

  1. Start with 011 -- the exit code for the US and Canada.
  2. Next, enter 44 -- the country code for the UK.
  3. Then, dial 117 -- the Bristol area code (landlines only*).
  4. Lastly, enter the local 7-digit Bristol phone number.

*Just a reminder, when you‘re calling cell phones in Bristol, you‘ll need to enter the US exit code, then the UK country code, and then “7” before you dial the rest of the 9-digit number.

You may need to reach cities other than Bristol. If that‘s the case, find out alternate city codes at our how to call the UK guide.

More about Bristol

Bristol is one of the UK‘s warmest cities thanks to its southern location. Famous as a seaport and trading town, Bristol also has strong ties to the aerospace industry and the military thanks to the defense contract work that takes place nearby. Like so much of the UK, the modern and the historic are often juxtaposed on city streets. Enjoy a stroll along the harbor or just plant yourself in one of Bristol‘s charming waterfront restaurants. Whatever you choose to do, you‘re sure to have a good time in Bristol!


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