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How to Call England from the U.S.

Interested in a proper way for calling England from the USA?

Well, keep reading. We‘ll fill you in on how to get in touch with your Uncle Bob in London! Take a gander at our “How to Call England” guide below to get started on the particulars.

To call England from the U.S., just follow these dialing instructions:

  • First dial 011, the U.S. exit code.
  • Next dial 44, the England/UK country code.
  • Then dial the 2-5 digit area code plus the local number for a total of 10 digits.


And don‘t forget that when calling England, you should leave off the trunk code, which is only used for calling from inside the country. It‘s the 0 that will often be listed as preceding the main phone number and marks the call as local.

Need more help with how to call England?

Here is a list of some major city area codes and city calling codes:

Birmingham 121
Liverpool 151
Leeds 113
Sheffield 114
Bristol 117
Manchester 161
Leicester 116
Coventry 24
London 20

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