Jaffna District Postal Code.



Jaffna postal code: 40000. (Zip Code)
IDD Phone Code Jaffna: 009421 (+9421)
Jaffna Telephone Code: 021 (Only for land Line phones in Jaffna)
Postal code which is also called as ZIP code by the Americans is now available for many important locations in Sri Lanka. It is designed and maintained by the Sri Lanka postal department. This code will enable quick and correct delivery of parcels and postal mails in time. So mark the code in the parcel or postal mail clearly with the person's address. If you don't know the correct Postal Code for the place leave the space blank. Otherwise with a wrong ZIP code it will take long days for the letter to reach the correct address. Postal code 40000 was assigned to Jaffna by the Sri Lanka postal department.

Many villages and towns located in Jaffna district have their own postal code now. So if you are sending any mails or parcels to any of these places in the Jaffna district can write the code as the Jaffna Postal office staff will dispatch it to the relevant post office in quick time. You can get lot of services from the Jaffna main post office including Stamp sales, local and foreign parcel services, postal mail, trunk calls, Telegram, Telex, Fax, Emails, local money transfers and many other services.

Take note that the phone code for this area is different from the postal code.
Jaffna phone code is 021 within Sri Lanka.
This phone code does not apply for the mobile phones that are located in Jaffna.
If you are calling from overseas then add 009421 (+9421) followed by the Jaffna telephone phone number.

Here are the postal code for the villages and towns in the Northern Province - Jaffna District.


Jaffna District in Northern Province

Place Name Post Code
Allaipiddi 40048
Allaveddi 40120
Alvai 40635
Anaikoddai 40198
Analaitivu 40280
Araly 40221
Atchuveli 40150
Chankanai 40212
Chavakachcheri 40500
Chullipuram 40230
Chundikuli 40020
Chunnakam 40075
Delft West 40378
Delft 40370
Eluvaitivu 40275
Erialai 40080
Gurunagar -N/A
Ilavalai 40108
Jaffna 40000
Kaitadi -N/A
Kankesanthurai 40190
Karainagar 40250
Karaveddi 40520
Kayts 40270
Kodikamam 40700
Kokuvil 40060
Kondavil 40062
Kopay 40170
Kudatanai 40620
Mallakam 40142
Mandaitivu 40045
Manipay 40200
Mathagal 40110
Meesalai 40510
Mahiyampathy -N/A
Mirusuvil 40750
Nagarkovil 40630
Nagendramadam 40223
Nainathivu 40360
Nallur --N/A
Neervely 40165
Pandaterippu 40100
Point Pedro 40600
Puloly 40615
Pungudutivu 40330
Puttur 40158
Sandilipay 40098
Sangarathai 40225
Sithankerny 40229
Sivankovilady 40227
Thellippallai 40130
Thirunelvely -N/A
Thondamanaru 40545
Urumpirai 40180
Vaddukoddai 40220
Valvettithurai 40540
Vannarponnai -N/A
Varany 40640
Vasavilan 40145
Velanai 40300

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A Note to you

Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.

International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.