Chesapeake, VA is currently using one area code which is area code 757. Area Code 757 was created from a split of area code 804 and put into service on July 1, 1996.
In addition to Chesapeake, VA area code 757 serves southeast Virginia including the Hampton Roads metropolitian area, and the Eastern Shore area of Virginia which is part of the Delmarva Peninsula, including the larger cities and communities of Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach in addition to many smaller communities.
Chesapeake, VA is located in Chesapeake City County and observes the Eastern Time Zone. View our Times by Area Code tool.