Benin Country Code 229

Country Codes
Benin
+229 / BJ / BEN
Local time
Benin
Population
Benin
11 485 048
Emergency phone number
Benin
117
Country Calling Code: +229
E.164 (Country Code): 229
Emergency phone number: 117
Capital: Porto-Novo
Language: French
Valuta: (XOF)
2 DIGIT ISO: BJ
3 DIGIT ISO: BEN
Local Time: 18:45
Population: 11 485 048
Land Area: 112 620 KM2
Most common questions
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Country code +229?
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Benin country codes

Benin has three different country codes, one of those is the numeric country code +229 which is what you dial before the phone number when you call a phone number in Benin from abroad. The two others are the ISO-codes BJ and BEN.

How to call a phone number in Benin

Benin's country code is 229. If you are calling Benin from abroad, you must either write a plus sign (+) or two zeros (00) followed by its country code (+229 or 00229).
We have 3 telephone numbers from 36 different areas in Benin stored in our database.

In case of emergency

Benin has different emergency numbers depending on type of emergency. Call 117 for police, Call 118 for fire brigade and 112 for ambulance.

Local time and other details

Local time in Benin is 18:45. Benin has a land area of 112 620 KM2 and a population of 11 485 048 citiciens *2021-08-16.