ISO Code: BJ

Capital City: Cotonou

Area: 114,763 km2

Population: 10,323,884

Currency: West African CFA France (XOF)

International Dialling Code: +229

Agent Information

DHL Express

Boulevard de la Liberte


tel: +229 21 301085 / 303


Please note that you will need a DHL tracking number for your shipment which can be obtained by contacting our customer services.

Service Areas and Zip Codes

Shipments with P.O Box addresses will be returned to origin at senders cost without any notification, please avoid shipping any P.O. Box addresses.

2-3 days ex LHR


2-4 days ex LHR 

Benin AOD

Should you have requirements for any kind of specials or timed delivery options please contact customer services via email at or by calling +44 (0)1753 210700.

Please note whilst we endeavour to ensure all information is correct, Viva Xpress Logistics (UK) Limited cannot be held responsible for any errors on zone listings.

Customs & Clearance Information at destination

Most imports require the consignee to have a registration at the ministry of trade in Benin.

Prohibited Items

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