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How to call Benin from the USA/Canada:

dial 011 + 229 + phone number
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Calling Benin from the United States explained:

  • 011 - US exit code; dial first for international calls made from the USA or Canada
  • 229 - Country Code for Benin
  • Phone Number - 8 digits, first digit is 2 for fixed numbers
  • US to Benin international dialing format: 011 229 ?? ??? ???

Area Codes:

-fixed numbers only-
Abomey 22 Djougou 23 Ouidah 21
Bohicon 22 Kandi 23 Parakou 23
Cotonou 21 Natitingou 23 Porto Novo 21

How to dial to Benin cellular:

  • dialing format for calls to a cell phone: 011 229 X? ??? ???
  • X can be either 6 or 9

Phone Books:

The time in Benin is now 10:19:21am

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