Search flights to Benin

Number of flights per week3Currency
Flight Duration
10 hour 40 min
Top destinationsCotonou
Most popular airlineEthiopian AirlinesMost popular airportCadjehoun Airport
Popular Flight Destinations in Benin
About Benin

Benin, which continued its existence as a French colony for many years and gained its independence in 1960, is a country in West Africa. French cuisine is still dominant in the country, and the official language of the country is French. Agricultural activities play an important role in the economy of Benin.

The capital of Benin is Porto Novo, while its largest city is Cotonou which is a financial and cultural center. Climate conditions considerably vary throughout the country. The mean temperature value throughout the year is 25 degrees, but in certain regions, temperature difference can be very high day and night. Since the period between November and February is arid, these months are preferred for visits. A music, food and dance-themed festival is organized in Porto Nevo in January which coincides with the above-mentioned period. In addition, Woodoo Day is celebrated in Ouidah.

Fishing is widespread in Benin. The city has a developed cuisine in terms of seafood. Beans, rice and chicken are also among the highly consumed foods. However, you should definitely choose reliable restaurants for fresh and well-cooked dishes. You should not drink tap water throughout the country.

The Ancient City of Abomey, which is almost an outdoor museum, is one of the must-visit places for those going to Bolivia. Cotonou Cathedral, Ancien Pont Bridge and Fidiasse Beach, where you can enjoy the ocean and the sun, are also among the places to visit. In Dantokpa Market, you can find many colorful and local souvenir alternatives for your friends and families. You can join safari tours and have the chance to see many animals especially elephants.

Moreover, you should try the palm wine produced from the sap of palm tree. In Benin, you can find dates, coconuts and peanuts. You can also buy coffee while going back to your country. You can find the cheapest tickets by visiting Enuygun and take the road to Benin for an adventurous travel.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does Wingie offer the cheapest Benin airfares?

When you search for flights to Benin, Wingie directly gathers and compares the instant data of all airlines with flights from the airports you can take off from. You can see all Benin flights together for the date you are looking for and choose the most suitable flight ticket.

Which airlines have flights to Benin?

Turkish Airlines, Asky, Royal Air Maroc, Air France, Ethiopian Airlines, Air Cote D'lvoire , RwandAir, Qatar Airways, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Air Senegal organize flights to Benin.

To which Benin cities are there direct flights from the USA?

Benin cities with direct flights from the USA: Cotonou.

Which airlines have direct flights to Benin?

Airlines that offer direct flights to Benin: Air Cote D'lvoire , RwandAir, Asky, Air France, Air Senegal.

Which are the most popular Benin airports?

The most popular airports in Benin: Cadjehoun.

Which are the most popular Benin cities?

Most popular Benin cities: Cotonou.