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249 Area Code

Major City:Sudbury, ON
Current Time:

History of area code 249

249 was first put in service March 19, 2011. It was created from area code 705.

Where is area code 249

Area code 249 serves northeastern Ontario, Canada including Sudbury. It is an overlay for area code 705 and serves the same area.

What time zone is area code 249?

The 249 area code is located in the Eastern timezone. The Eastern time zone is also known as America/New_York

area code 249

249 area code map


  • Otter Lake, ON
  • Huntsville, ON
  • Oba, ON
  • Barrie, ON
  • Sudbury, ON

Largest Landline Carriers in area code249

24%Telus Integrated
17%Comwave Networks
3%Fibernetics Corporation

Largest Wireless Carriers in area code249

34%Fido Solutions
14%Telus Mobility
3%Rogers Partnership (wireless)

Prefixes in area code249

PrefixUsagePrimary CityCarrierIntroduced
(249) 220-landlineStaynerTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 221-landlineAllistonTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 222-landlineRosseauTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 223-landlineMoonstoneTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 224-landlineOtter LakeTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 265-landlineObaComwave Networks
(249) 266-landlineSudburyComwave Networks
(249) 267-landlineWarrenComwave Networks
(249) 268-landlineWawaComwave Networks
(249) 269-landlineWhitefish FallsComwave Networks
(249) 301-landlineMidlandTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 302-landlineAlgoma MillsTelus Integrated Comms
(249) 357-wirelessPeterboroughTelus Mobility
(249) 358-wirelessNorth BayTelus Mobility
(249) 400-wirelessMattawaRogers (wireless)
(249) 700-landlineHuntsvilleIristel
(249) 877-wirelessBarrieTelus Mobility
(249) 878-wirelessSudburyTelus Mobility
(249) 888-landlineBarrieFibernetics Corp.
(249) 988-wirelessParry SoundFido Solutions
(249) 991-wirelessNew LiskeardFido Solutions
(249) 992-wirelessKirkland LakeFido Solutions
(249) 993-wirelessWest GuilfordFido Solutions
(249) 994-wirelessKapuskasingFido Solutions
(249) 995-wirelessHuntsvilleFido Solutions
(249) 996-wirelessMattawaFido Solutions
(249) 997-wirelessLittle CurrentFido Solutions
(249) 998-wirelessFenelon FallsFido Solutions
(249) 999-wirelessEspanolaFido Solutions