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Using a local Scotland area code phone number can be advantageous for businesses because it can help them establish a local presence and increase trust with customers who prefer to do business with local companies. Additionally, customers are more likely to answer calls from a Scotland number as they are more familiar with the area code.
Customers tend to be more familiar with the local area code and may assume that the business is located in Scotland. This can create a sense of trust and familiarity as customers may feel more comfortable doing business with a company that is geographically close to them.
In addition, local phone numbers may be seen as more legitimate and trustworthy than toll-free or non-geographic phone numbers, which are often associated with telemarketing and scams. Customers may be more likely to answer calls from Scotland numbers because they are less likely to be spam or unwanted calls.
Businesses can use virtual phone numbers to appear more local by obtaining a virtual number with a Scotland area code. Virtual phone numbers are essentially phone numbers that are not tied to a specific physical phone line, but instead, they can be routed to any phone number or device the business chooses.
Chalkboard is a fully app-based service that gives you local business phone numbers (any area code, including Scotland numbers) that route straight to your mobile phone. It helps you to keep work separate, keep personal numbers private, and share calls and texts with your team.
Area code 01224 covers postcodes AB9 - AB25
Area code 01887 covers postcode PH15
Area code 01339 covers postcodes AB34 & AB35
Area code 01975 covers postcodes AB33 & AB36
Area code 01259 covers postcode FK10
Area code 01241 covers postcode DD11
Area code 01863 covers postcode IV24
Area code 01294 covers postcode KA22
Area code 01301 covers postcode G83
Area code 01292 covers postcodes KA6 - KA8
Area code 01890 covers postcode TD12
Area code 01855 covers postcode PH49
Area code 01330 covers postcode AB31
Area code 01261 covers postcode AB45
Area code 01506 covers postcode EH47 & EH48
Area code 01899 covers postcode ML12
Area code 01250 covers postcodes PH10 - PH13
Area code 01356 covers postcode DD9
Area code 01877 covers postcodes FK17 & FK18
Area code 01586 covers postcode PA28
Area code 01583 coves postcode PA28
Area code 01556 covers postcode DG7
Area code 01871 covers postcode HS9
Area code 01236 covers postcode ML5
Area code 01951 covers postcode PA61
Area code 01828 covers postcode PH13
Area code 01340 covers postcode AB38
Area code 01764 covers postcodes PH5 - PH7
Area code 01290 covers postcode KA18
Area code 01838 covers postcode PA33
Area code 01349 covers postcodes IV15 - IV17
Area code 01389 covers postcode G82
Area code 01387 covers postcodes DG1 & DG2
Area code 01368 covers postcode EH42
Area code 01382 covers postcodes DD1 - DD5
Area code 01383 covers postcodes KY11 & KY12
Area code 01350 covers postcode PH8
Area code 01369 covers postcode PA23
Area code 01361 covers postcodes TD10 & TD11
Area code 01355 covers postcodes G74 & G75
Area code 0131 covers postcodes EH1 - EH17 & EH91 - EH99
Area code 01343 covers postcode IV30
Area code 01358 covers postcode AB41
Area code 01324 covers postcodes FK1 & FK2
Area code 01307 covers postcode DD8
Area code 01309 covers postcode IV36
Area code 01320 covers postcode PH32
Area code 01397 covers postcode PH33
Area code 01381 covers postcode IV9
Area code 01346 covers postcode AB43
Area code 01445 covers postcode IV21
Area code 01896 covers postcode TD1
Area code 01465 covers postcode KA26
Area code 0141 coverss postcodes G1 - G90
Area code 01972 covers postcode PH36
Area code 01456 covers postcode IV63
Area code 01408 covers postcode KW10
Area code 01479 covers postcode PH26
Area code 01851 covers postcode HS1
Area code 01475 covers postcodes PA15 & PA16
Area code 01461 covers postcode DG16
Area code 01859 covers postcode HS3
Area code 01450 covers postcode TD9
Area code 01436 covers postcode G84
Area code 01431 covers postcode KW8
Area code 01466 covers postcode AB54
Area code 01464 covers postcode AB52
Area code 01499 covers postcode PA32
Area code 01463 covers postcodes IV1 - IV5, IV13, IV63 & IV99
Area code 01467 covers postcode AB51
Isle of Arran
Area code 01770 covers postcode KA27
Isle of Benbecula
Area code 01870 covers postcode HS7
Isle of Mull-Craignure
Area code 01680 covers postcodes PA62 - PA75
Isle of Mull-Fionnphort
Area code 01681 serves postcode areas PA62 - PA75
Isle of Mull-Tobermory
Area code 01688 covers postcode PA75
Isle of Skye-Broadford
Area code 01471 covers postcodes IV41 - IV49, IV55 & IV56
Isle of Skye-Edinbane
Area code 01470 covers postcode IV51
Isle of Skye-Portree
Area code 01478 covers postcode IV51
Area code 01505 covers postcodes PA5, PA6, PA9 & PA10
Area code 01542 covers postcode AB55
Area code 01573 covers postcode TD5
Area code 01866 covers postcodes PA35 & PA35
Area code 01360 covers postcode G63
Area code 01567 covers postcode FK21
Area code 01563 covers postcodes KA1 - KA3
Area code 01852 covers postcode PA34
Area code 01540 covers postcode PH21
Area code 01882 covers postcode PH16
Area code 01577 covers postcode KY13
Area code 01592 covers postcodes KY1 & KY2
Area code 01557 covers postcode DG6
Area code 01575 covers postcode DD8
Area code 01599 covers postcode IV40
Area code 01337 covers postcode KY15
Area code 01528 covers postcode PH20
Area code 01549 covers postcode IV27
Area code 01555 covers postcode ML11
Area code 013873 covers postcode DG13
Area code 01578 covers postcode TD2
Area code 01561 covers postcode AB30
Area code 01595 covers postcode ZE1
Area code 01878 covers postcode HS8
Area code 01520 covers postcode IV54
Area code 01546 covers postcodes PA30 & PA31
Area code 01571 covers postcode IV27
Area code 01876 covers postcode HS6
Area code 01576 covers postcode DG11
Area code 01593 covers postcode KW3
Area code 01687 covers postcodes PH40 & PH41
Area code 01771 covers postcode AB42
Area code 01655 covers postcode KA19
Area code 01957 covers postcode ZE2
Area code 01683 covers postcode DG10
Area code 01674 covers postcode DD10
Area code 01560 covers postcode KA4
Area code 01698 covers postcode ML11
Area code 01667 covers postcode IV12
Area code 01644 covers postcode DG7
Area code 01581 covers postcode DG8
Area code 01671 covers postcode DG8
Area code 01620 covers postcode EH39
Area code 01631 coverss postcodes PA34, PA37 & PA80
Area code 01651 covers postcodes PL1 - PL9 & PL95
Area code 01856 covers postcode KW17
Area code 01333 covers postcode KY15
Area code 01721 covers postcode EH45
Area code 01968 covers postcode EH26
Area code 01768 covers postcodes CA10 & CA11
Area code 01738 covers postcodes H1, PH2 & PH14
Area code 01779 covers postcode AB42
Area code 01796 covers postcodes PH9 & PH16 - PH18
Area code 01496 covers postcode PA42
Area code 01700 covers postcode PA20
Area code 01857 covers postcode KW17
Area code 01659 covers postcode DG4
Area code 01879 covers postcode PA77
Area code 01971 covers postcode IV27
Area code 01750 covers postcode TD7
Area code 01806 covers postcodes ZE1 - ZE3
Area code 01334 covers postcode KY16
Area code 01835 covers postcode TD6
Area code 01786 covers postcodes FK7 - FK9
Area code 01569 covers postcode AB39
Area code 01776 covers postcode DG9
Area code 01357 covers postcode ML10
Area code 01997 covers postcode IV14
Area code 01641 covers postcode KW14
Area code 01967 covers postcode PH36
Area code 01862 covers postcodes IV19 & IV20
Area code 01880 covers postcode PA29
Area code 01847 covers postcode KW1
Area code 01875 covers postcodes EH33 - EH35
Area code 01888 covers postcode AB53
Area code 0191 covers postcodes DH1, DH6 - DH8, DH97 - DH99 & SR1 - SR9
Area code 01854 covers postcode IV26
Area code 01988 covers postcode DG8
Area code 01955 covers postcode KW1
Area code 01807 covers postcode AB37
Area code 01821 covers postcode PH21
Just install the app, choose your new phone numbers and start calling & messaging with the whole team straight away.
Choose the virtual Scotland phone number that you like and secure it instantly. There's no setup fees.
It's available on the Apple App Store® (for iPhone®), or on Google Play (for Android phones such as Samsung).
With a few more taps, you can invite the rest of your team. When a call comes in, anyone in the team can pick up. It also allows anyone in the team to make calls from the number and send/reply to SMS.
Scotland is a UK region with a population of 5,454,238. Here's what else you need to know if you're thinking of getting a Scotland telephone number.
Scotland is famous for its whisky distilleries, bagpipes, lively music culture, and beautiful lochs across the country. From its stunning landscape and architecture to its hearty food and legendary golf courses, Scotland is a popular destination for travelers from all over the world. Famous landmarks include Edinburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, St. Giles Cathedral and the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
There are 159 area codes available within Scotland. Chalkboard allows you to buy a local Scotland area code, and use our simple app to make calls, send messages, and share the number with the rest of your team.
The area codes in Scotland are 01224, 01887, 01339, 01975, 01259, 01241, 01863, 01294, 01301, 01292, 01890, 01855, 01330, 01261, 01506, 01899, 01250, 01356, 01877, 01586, 01583, 01556, 01871, 01236, 01951, 01828, 01340, 01764, 01290, 01838, 01349, 01389, 01387, 01368, 01382, 01383, 01350, 01369, 01361, 01355, 0131, 01343, 01358, 01324, 01307, 01309, 01320, 01397, 01381, 01346, 01445, 01896, 01465, 0141, 01972, 01456, 01408, 01479, 01851, 01475, 01461, 01859, 01450, 01436, 01431, 01466, 01464, 01499, 01463, 01467, 01770, 01870, 01680, 01681, 01688, 01471, 01470, 01478, 01505, 01542, 01573, 01866, 01360, 01567, 01563, 01852, 01540, 1882, 01577, 01592, 01557, 01575, 01599, 01337, 01528, 01549, 01555, 13873, 01578, 01561, 01595, 01878, 01520, 01546, 01571, 01876, 01576, 01593, 01687, 01771, 01655, 01957, 01683, 01674, 01560, 01698, 01667, 01644, 01581, 01671, 01620, 01631, 01651, 01856, 01333, 01721, 01968, 01768, 01738, 01779, 01796, 01496, 01700, 01857, 01659, 01879, 01971, 01750, 01806, 01334, 01835, 01786, 01569, 01776, 01357, 01997, 01641, 01967, 01862, 01880, 01847, 01875, 01888, 0191, 01854, 01988, 01955, 01807 & 01821. Scroll down this page and you'll find links to find out more about each area code.
Using a Scotland phone number can help businesses establish trust and credibility with their local customer base and increase the likelihood of customers answering their calls.
With Chalkboard, you can have multiple numbers (all with different area codes), route calls and text messages straight through to your phone. You don't have to be located in the Scotland area.
It used to be complicated and expensive getting virtual phone numbers. Now, it's as easy as installing an app and choosing a number that suits you. Chalkboard is affordable too, and pricing is simple & predictable.
Chalkboard gives you all the business calling and messaging features you need, without a phone system.
Text and call as a team with shared or private numbers. Flexible and simple.
No contracts, no phone system, no SIM cards, and no configuration. Just install the app and go!
Including missed call auto-reply, working hours, templates, and much more...
You can search and buy your new phone number now, with instant activation and free setup.
It's the easy way for your team to text and call together without the hassle and complexity of a phone system!
Yes, that's a major benefit of using virtual local phone numbers. You'll be able to use your Scotland number from anywhere in the country (and even whilst you're out of the country!).
We can provide virtual numbers for almost anywhere in the country. So you can choose a local virtual number in every area that you serve if you need.
Yes, once you've chosen your first number and logged into
the app, you can then add new virtual Scotland numbers with just a few
taps, with instant setup.
Your virtual number will be fully enabled for phone calls, and also text messaging. It's fully business ready. If you have a team, you can even share the number with others on your team.
You simply need to install our mobile app, and then you'll be able to receive calls, make calls, and send/reply to text messages too.