Numbers starting 0800 or 0808 are free to call from all landlines and mobile phones. Find out more on the Ofcom website.
Numbers starting 084 and 087 are general service numbers for calling organisations, and numbers starting 118 are directory enquiry numbers.
Find out how much it costs to call numbers starting 084 and 087 using our cost checker tool.
The cost of calling these numbers is split into two parts:
- Access charge - the cost of connecting your call to our network, charged in pence per minute
- Service charge - decided by the organisation you call