Benin Africa Country code Benin Country code according to ISO standards (ISO-3166)

ISO 3166-1

BJ

Alpha-2

BEN

Alpha-3

The two-letter country abbreviation for Benin is BJ, the three-letter code is BEN. Country-specific domains ending with .bj, e.g. www.my-domain.bj

.bj

TLD of Benin Country-specific domain (Top Level Domain)

The country-code TLD (Top Level Domain) of Benin is .bj, for example www.your-domain.bj

Benin

Landkarte

Distance

8417 km

Flight distance from Benin to the USA How far away is Benin?

The geographic center of Benin is approx. 8417 km away (flight route) from USA.

Source: entfernungsrechner.net: Distance USA » Benin

Photos Benin Recent photographs

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 Which countries are in the near of Benin e.g. for travel or flights

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

Neighbouring Country

Togo
Country Code

approx. 306 km

Ghana
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Neighbouring Country

Burkina Faso
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Neighbouring Country

Nigeria
Country Code

approx. 658 km

Ivory Coast
Country Code

approx. 831 km

Cameroon
Country Code

approx. 964 km

Guinea
Country Code

approx. 992 km

Liberia
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Neighbouring Country

Niger
Country Code

approx. 1040 km

Mali
Country Code

approx. 1132 km

Sierra Leone
Country Code

approx. 1338 km

Gabon
Country Code

approx. 1426 km

Guinea-Bissau
Country Code

approx. 1458 km

Senegal
Country Code

approx. 1477 km

Chad
Country Code

approx. 1482 km

Gambia
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News on Twitter for Benin News from the social media

Lota Chukwu Elixir

Lota Chukwu Elixir

“So… I’m a Nigerian actress who directed a short film called David, screening at Nigeria’s biggest film festival…

India at UN, NY

India at UN, NY

Congratulations to other UN Member States Benin, Cameroon, Gambia, Eritrea, @SomaliaatUN, @KazakhstanUN,…

Osaretin Victor Asemota

Osaretin Victor Asemota

Someone from Benin made this comment and we laughed but it is a very serious point to be made. 10 years at LAPO but…

Judy

Judy

RT @TajikistanPRUN: We congratulate all new members of #UNHRC (Benin, Cameroon, Eritrea, Gambia, Somalia, India, Kazakhstan, Malaysia,Qatar…

Zantedeshchia

Zantedeshchia

RT @ger_trends: 🗿 #Germany intends to transfer ownership of the #BeninBronzes, which are considered looted property from the colonial perio…

Chinedu

Chinedu

RT @funshographix: Sunday Igboho was rushed to hospital for medical treatment. Hope they've not injected the freedom fighter in Benin Repub…

Charlotte Reynolds

Charlotte Reynolds

RT @guardiannews: Cambridge college to be first in UK to return looted Benin bronze

Romina Rekers

Romina Rekers

RT @JTasioulas: “A Cambridge college is to become the first British institution to return one of the Benin bronzes to Nigeria later this mo…

Pavlo Shopin

Pavlo Shopin

RT @JTasioulas: “A Cambridge college is to become the first British institution to return one of the Benin bronzes to Nigeria later this mo…

John Tasioulas

John Tasioulas

“A Cambridge college is to become the first British institution to return one of the Benin bronzes to Nigeria later…

bee hive 🥀EX-LABOUR MEMBER🥀

bee hive 🥀EX-LABOUR MEMBER🥀

RT @RichardA: Some belated but good news: @nadiakhomami reports that Jesus College, Cambridge, is finally returning its looted Benin bronze…

Ebuka....

Ebuka....

RT @funshographix: Sunday Igboho was rushed to hospital for medical treatment. Hope they've not injected the freedom fighter in Benin Repub…

Tazz #savepalestine 🇵🇸🇵🇸🇵🇸 🇵🇰

Tazz #savepalestine 🇵🇸🇵🇸🇵🇸 🇵🇰

RT @RichardA: Some belated but good news: @nadiakhomami reports that Jesus College, Cambridge, is finally returning its looted Benin bronze…

Presh 🐝

Presh 🐝

RT @_CaptJeff: And yes, I got my merch from the good people at #astraconcerts last. Benin city, una go cruise your mind must dey 🎤🚀 https:/…