How to call Benin🇧🇯

To call Benin from USA, just follow:
  • First dial 011, the USA exit code.
  • Next dial 229, the Benin country code.
  • Then dial the 8 digits phone number.

About Benin

Benin flag

The international country code is 229. It will allow you to call Benin from another country. Benin telephone code 229 is dialed after the international direct dialing ( IDD).

Benin trunk prefix is .... It will allow you to make calls inside Benin.

The Benin area code table below shows the various city codes for Benin.

Local timezone

The time in Benin is 10:57 (GMT+1)

Benin timezone: GMT+1
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How to make local calls

To make a local call inside Benin you should use the trunk prefix. Benin trunk prefix is .... National mask phone number is .

If you are using a local sim card, you only need to dial ... - phone number.

InstructionExample
... - 8 digits phone number ... and 8 digits

To call Benin from USA, just follow these dialing instructions:

  • First dial 011, the USA exit code.
  • Next dial 229, the Benin country code.
  • Then dial the 8 digits phone number.
Dial 011 + 229 + phone number

How to call Benin from a mobile phone

Instruction for calling from USExample
011 - 229 - 8 digits phone number011 229 and 8 digits
+ 229 - 8 digits phone number + 229 and 8 digits

How to call Benin from a landline phone

Instruction for USExample for US
011 - 229 - 8 digits phone number011 229 and 8 digits

How to call Benin from office

In case you need to call from an office, you must first dial the phone code in the office to reach the local connection. After a long beep dial 229, wait for the beep again. Then enter the area code and phone number. In some offices, you do not need to dial a code to enter a city connection.

Instruction for calling from USExample
exit code to local line - 011 - 229 - 8 digits phone number9 011 229 and 8 digits

How to call Benin cheaper

The best way to make calls cheaper is using VoIP or apps with VoIP technology like Skype, Viber and etc. Some VoIP service allow you to skip dialing exit code before placing an international call. If this feature is turned on, just leave out the country exit code. To call Benin from the Skype app, just follow these dialing instructions:

  • First type + 229, the Benin country code.
  • Then dial the 8 digits phone number.

Instruction for USExample for US
+ 229 - 8 digits phone number+ 229 and 8 digits

How to call to other countries and locations

    Just for fan

    me
    Hey, how to call Benin?
    17 minutes ago
    Jane
    Hey, it is easy, for instance if you call from USA to call Benin follow this:
    10 minutes ago
    First dial 011, the USA exit code.
    10 minutes ago
    Next dial 229, the Benin country code.
    10 minutes ago
    Then dial the 8 digits phone number
    10 minutes ago
    Jane
    I hope it is helpful for you
    9 minutes ago
    me
    Thank you, Jane
    7 minutes ago