Roanoke, VA is currently using one area code which is area code 540. Area Code 540 was created from a split of area code 703 and put into service on July 15, 1995.
In addition to Roanoke, VA area code 540 serves north-central Virginia including the larger cities of Blacksburg, Harrisonburg, Roanoke, Salem, Staunton and Winchester in addition to many smaller communities.
Roanoke, VA is located in Roanoke City County and observes the Eastern Time Zone. View our Times by Area Code tool.