Only $2.95 per month *

Nestled in the heart of Devon, Axminster, with its rich heritage in carpet-making and bustling market vibes, is a gem waiting to be explored. Connect locally using a virtual phone number with the 1297 prefix, and take your Axminster conversations anywhere, on any device or software. Stay rooted, yet expansive!

Use any device or software

Any device can be used to make and receive calls with your FlyNumber.

  • iOS or Android smartphone
  • Mac, PC, or Linux computer
  • Desktop office phone
  • Any regular phone (a phone number)
  • 3rd party VoIP solutions
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A genuine Axminster GB phone number

In the historic town of Axminster, known for its 18th-century carpet industry, you can secure a local presence with the 1297 prefix.

When dialing, enter the prefix followed by the local subscriber number, typically formatted as 01297 XXX XXX, connecting you directly to this charming part of the United Kingdom.

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Local presence with global essence

Having a local Axminster number with the 1297 prefix allows businesses to maintain a community presence, increasing trust and call response rates by up to 40%, according to industry studies.

No matter where you are in the world, you can manage these calls on any device, ensuring you never miss an opportunity to connect with your local customer base.

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Unlimited incoming

When you answer phone calls with VoIP, or in other words the internet - it's free unlimited incoming minutes.

This is included in the price of the Axminster phone number.

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Forward to any regular phone number

For an additional low per min rate, you can forward the Axminster FlyNumber calls to any regular phone number in the world.

Use our phone system (optional) for increased flexibility:

  • To multiple phone numbers (up to 3)
  • Based on day of the week and/or time
  • Forward to phone number as backup to VoIP
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Use cases

Over the years we've seen our FlyNumbers used in a multitude of ways:

  • Use the Axminster number as a 2nd phone line/phone number
  • Anonymize your personal mobile phone number
  • Separate business and personal calls
  • For your "Contact Us" page
  • Give friends/family a local phone number to reach you on
  • Use the Axminster, GB FlyNumber for applications or forms (both online and offline)
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Optional Cloud Phone System

Configure your call flow with our intuitive "drag and drop" grid canvas

  • Call menu / IVR
  • Time/Day based routing
  • Route based on caller-ID
  • Forward to multiple destinations (Phone numbers and/or VoIP)
  • Call Queue
  • Much more...
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We cover thousands of cities from all over the world

Check out our full coverage of United Kingdom cities here.

Add local phone numbers from other countries and manage them all from the same account.

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FAQ’s

How do I get a local Axminster GB virtual phone number?

Easy, just sign up here and choose how you'd like to use the Axminster FlyNumber (you can change the settings anytime via your panel).

Can I get SMS on my Axminster virtual phone number?

Unfortunately Axminster, GB numbers do not come with SMS capabilities at the moment. This can change at any time, so follow us on social media for updates. Full list of SMS enabled numbers here.

How do I receive free unlimited calls with my Axminster local phone number?

You'll want to use whats called a VoIP softphone (aka SIP application) - there are many free (and paid) ones available on iOS or Android.

Check out this blog post for more details.

You can also use a 3rd party VoiP solution.

Can I forward my Axminster FlyNumber to a regular phone number?

Yes, you can forward any FlyNumber to a standard phone number from anywhere in the world for a low per min rate.

Please note this blog post if you anticipate blocked or anonymous caller-ID's calling your FlyNumber (while it forwards to a regular phone number).

Is it possible to port an existing Axminster phone number to FlyNumber?

Generally speaking yes however we ask you to open a ticket or send us an email with the full phone number to confirm, it can take a couple of days to a week or 2 depending on the country.


Pay per phone number, not per user

No Setup fees.

Never any contracts or obligations, cancel anytime.

Set up a recurring subscription or add funds to your account manually.

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*Monthly price for the number includes unlimited incoming and SMS to email.

Additional rates apply when you forward to a regular phone number, make outgoing calls and/or use our internal cloud phone system.