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

Benin
© ipostcross, flickr.com

Benin

Shacks outside Grand Popo
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Shacks outside Grand Popo

Traversing Benin
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Traversing Benin

Arriving in Ouidah
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Arriving in Ouidah

Ouida cathedral
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Ouida cathedral

Outside the temple of pythons
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Outside the temple of pythons

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

The Shortest-Lived Independent Country

Osu
© Francisco Anzola, flickr.com

Osu

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

World News

World News

RT @euronews: 🇩🇪 Germany decided earlier in 2021 to begin a restitution plan to return the Benin Bronzes to Nigeria next year. The bronzes…

euronews

euronews

🇩🇪 Germany decided earlier in 2021 to begin a restitution plan to return the Benin Bronzes to Nigeria next year. Th…

Chiomzy Atisco

Chiomzy Atisco

Please if you know anybody that is traveling from Lagos to Benin City call them now and warn them, When they get to…

GDGBenin #DevFestBenin #GDGBenin@10

GDGBenin #DevFestBenin #GDGBenin@10

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Obong Ekpe (Peter Obi)

Obong Ekpe (Peter Obi)

@Astraldeath_ @GraceOkoro2 @VolitansBalaena @mrwtffacts Nice you French, now are you going to talk about the roles…

NPWJ

NPWJ

Did you know that #NPWJ has a weekly #news digest on #FGM & #WomensRights? This week, 🔹#Afghan Women Who Once Presi…

Nwakaego Boyo 🇳🇬

Nwakaego Boyo 🇳🇬

RT @BBC: How did Africa's magnificent Benin Bronzes end up in the British Museum? @DavidOlusoga explains... Civilisations / Streaming Now…

Johnny Gable 

Johnny Gable 

RT @TerroristSweet: These Manillas were almost entirely produced by foreign powers; and were drivers of large scale brass manufacturing in…

SweetLittleTerrorist

SweetLittleTerrorist

These Manillas were almost entirely produced by foreign powers; and were drivers of large scale brass manufacturing…

Marcellin Atheiho

Marcellin Atheiho

Skills are always welcome, learning new skills per day or discovering the best thing that happens to you and me. Ca…

Magiq And Melodies

Magiq And Melodies

RT @AgwuObinna_: "I took hyping to Benin." Talk yo shit!! @manolospanky Back to you, why haven't you listened to this new episode with the…

GODZILLA

GODZILLA

Igboho is in Benin Republic right now

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RT @purple_nGold: Hello Benin city 🥰🥰🥰! Purple 'N' Gold Food Empire is now in your city💃💃💃. We are your plug for Yummy and Affordable m…

*HearWord

*HearWord

RT @MoFame_: Good Morning Benin City, It's Tuesday and I'm excited to wake up with you this morning, get plugged to @RhythmFMBenin now to c…