256 Area Code
Where is the 256 area code?
The 256 area code corresponds to telephone numbers located in Alabama.
This means that if you want to make a call to a telephone number from Alabama region or a call is received from this area, the phone number would have the prefix 256.
Does the 256 area code always has the same location?
Yes, a telephone prefix always has the same location, in the case of 256, it will always be a telephone located in Alabama.
Today's mobile phones usually automatically indicate the location from which the call was made, but older phones do not. In this case, if you receive a call or need to place a call to a phone with a 256 area code and you ask yourself Where is the 256 area code?, the answer will be Alabama.
How to call from abroad to a phone located with area code 256?
To call a telephone from abroad using the 256 area code, you must dial the international prefix of United States (+1), the 256 area code and the local telephone number you want to call. In other words, you must dial:
+1 256 [Phone number]
It should be remembered that all calls from one country to another country, for example calling from outside the USA to a 256 area code phone number, will have a higher cost than calls made in the same country. The final cost of the call will be defined by the telephone company with which the call is made.