Quebec Area Code 468
Area Code 468 is in Quebec
(418 and 581 and 367) - (354 and 450 and 579)
(263 and 514 and 438) - (468 and 819 and 873)
Area Code 468 History:
Area code 468 was put into service as a distributed overlay covering existing area codes 819 and 873 effective 10/22/2022.
Ten digit dialing (area code + seven digit number) is necessary in the 468/819/873 overlay because different homes in the same geographic area can have the same seven digit phone number but each would have a different area code.
Major cities or places in Quebec within area code 468 include:
Area codes 468, 819 and 873 cover portions of central and western Quebec including the communities of Drummondville, Gatineau, Magog, Rouyn-Noranda, Shawinigan, Sherbrooke, Trois-Rivières, Val-d'Or, and Victoriaville in addition to many smaller communities within within the area codes 468, 819 and 873 overlay service area.