Country Code BEN Country code according to ISO-3166 Alpha-3

BEN

ISO-3166 Alpha-3

BEN is the three-letter country abbreviation for Benin.

Benin

BJ

Alpha-2

.bj

TLD

Map view Geographical center of Benin

Benin

Additional information to Benin

Currency

Franc (XOF)

Area

112620 km²

Photos of Benin Interesting shots

The Shortest-Lived Independent Country
© rosannaarconrad, flickr.com

The Shortest-Lived Independent Country

Osu
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Osu

Entering Benin
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Entering Benin

Shacks outside Grand Popo
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Shacks outside Grand Popo

Central Ouidah
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Central Ouidah

Ayra performing at Miss Uniben
© Tomisin A, flickr.com

Ayra performing at Miss Uniben

Benin
© ipostcross, flickr.com

Benin

Traversing Benin
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Traversing Benin

Surrounding countries e.g. for travel, flights

In the immediate vicinity of Benin are countries such as Togo, Ghana & Burkina Faso.

Neighbouring Country

Togo
Country code TGO

approx. 306 km

Ghana
Country code GHA

Neighbouring Country

Burkina Faso
Country code BFA

Neighbouring Country

Nigeria
Country code NGA

approx. 831 km

Cameroon
Country code CMR

approx. 964 km

Guinea
Country code GIN

approx. 992 km

Liberia
Country code LBR

Neighbouring Country

Niger
Country code NER

approx. 1040 km

Mali
Country code MLI

approx. 1338 km

Gabon
Country code GAB

approx. 1458 km

Senegal
Country code SEN

approx. 1477 km

Chad
Country code TCD

approx. 1482 km

Gambia
Country code GMB

News on Twitter to Benin

Nads White.

Nads White.

NEW: 6 artefacts looted by British troops 125 yrs ago from Nigeria - Benin City - are now being returned by London'…

Uwagbale Edward-Ekpu

Uwagbale Edward-Ekpu

"Looted White Gold" is a film focusing on an Edo-carved ivory tusk looted from the palace of Benin in 1897 & is now…

George

George

RT @RespiratoryDafe: Someone prolly saw me post a huge Samsung & said he thinks he’s all that. No, that’s just me celebrating my small wins…

ⓞla ⓞf Ⓢhomolu🕷️

ⓞla ⓞf Ⓢhomolu🕷️

RT @RespiratoryDafe: Someone prolly saw me post a huge Samsung & said he thinks he’s all that. No, that’s just me celebrating my small wins…

Misimi

Misimi

Why Benin 🇧🇯 le republic no Dey any football listen over 15 years now I have never hear Den name in any African language 😪😪😪😪😪😪😪😪

xafe_xpace_uk

xafe_xpace_uk

RT @ajplus: British forces raided, looted and burned the Kingdom of Benin in 1897. Now, museums are reckoning with their collections of st…

Your wicked stepmother🐬

Your wicked stepmother🐬

RT @RespiratoryDafe: Someone prolly saw me post a huge Samsung & said he thinks he’s all that. No, that’s just me celebrating my small wins…

Omokoshaban Medical Laboratory

Omokoshaban Medical Laboratory

Ugbioko quarter, Ekehuan Barrack and it environment for now. We are working hard to extend our service to other pa…

Africa Institute in Ireland

Africa Institute in Ireland

RT @Kate_Dancingcat: Out of the kiln today. Cast glass head in light bronze tint based on the Benin bronzes by year 11 student Ash. (With t…

Sharpie Book

Sharpie Book

RT @ajplus: British forces raided, looted and burned the Kingdom of Benin in 1897. Now, museums are reckoning with their collections of st…

Micheal Kalejaiye

Micheal Kalejaiye

RT @RespiratoryDafe: Someone prolly saw me post a huge Samsung & said he thinks he’s all that. No, that’s just me celebrating my small wins…

Viyakee

Viyakee

@fellaixxo @Shehusky of d world were benin republic, Togo, kenya is now with a better currency than ours to mention but few

Akuski Jay

Akuski Jay

RT @RespiratoryDafe: Someone prolly saw me post a huge Samsung & said he thinks he’s all that. No, that’s just me celebrating my small wins…

Tunde Morakinyo

Tunde Morakinyo

@glchouin @Doughnotman @lasisilanre1 Correct! There are archaeologists working in Benin City right now as we speak.…