List of national capitals

This is a list of national capitals of the world, in alphabetical order. Territories, dependencies or disputed regions are shown in italics.

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City Country
Abu Dhabi Flag of United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
Abuja Flag of Nigeria Nigeria
Accra Flag of Ghana Ghana
Adamstown Flag of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands
Addis Ababa Flag of Ethiopia Ethiopia
Algiers Flag of Algeria Algeria
Alofi Flag of Niue Niue
Amman Flag of Jordan Jordan
Amsterdam Flag of Netherlands The Netherlands (official)
City Country
Andorra la Vella Flag of Andorra Andorra
Ankara Flag of Turkey Turkey
Antananarivo Flag of Madagascar Madagascar
Apia Flag of Samoa Samoa
Ashgabat Flag of Turkmenistan Turkmenistan
Asmara Flag of Eritrea Eritrea
Astana Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan
Asunción Flag of Paraguay Paraguay
Athens Flag of Greece Greece
Avarua Flag of Cook Islands Cook Islands


City Country
Baghdad Flag of Iraq Iraq
Baku Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
Bamako Flag of Mali Mali
Bandar Seri Begawan Flag of Brunei Brunei a
Bangkok Flag of Thailand Thailand
Bangui Flag of Central African Republic Central African Republic
Banjul Flag of The Gambia Gambia
Basseterre Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis
Beijing Flag of People's Republic of China People's Republic of China b
Beirut Flag of Lebanon Lebanon
Belgrade Flag of Serbia Serbia
Belmopan Flag of Belize Belize
Berlin Flag of Germany Germany
Bern Flag of Switzerland Switzerland (de facto)

a Brunei Darussalam.
b See also List of historical capitals of China.

City Country
Bishkek Flag of Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan
Bissau Flag of Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau
Bloemfontein Flag of South Africa South Africa (judicial)
Bogotá Flag of Colombia Colombia
Brasília Flag of Brazil Brazil
Bratislava Flag of Slovakia Slovakia
Brazzaville Flag of Republic of the Congo Republic of the Congo
Bridgetown Flag of Barbados Barbados
Brussels Flag of Belgium Belgium
Bucharest Flag of Romania Romania
Budapest Flag of Hungary Hungary
Buenos Aires Flag of Argentina Argentina
Bujumbura Flag of Burundi Burundi


City Country
Cairo Flag of Egypt Egypt
Canberra Flag of Australia Australia
Cape Town Flag of South Africa South Africa (legislative)
Caracas Flag of Venezuela Venezuela
Castries Flag of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia
Charlotte Amalie Flag of United States Virgin Islands United States Virgin Islands
City Country
Chisinau Flag of Moldova Moldova
Cockburn Town Flag of Turks and Caicos Islands Turks and Caicos Islands
Conakry Flag of Guinea Guinea
Copenhagen Flag of Denmark Denmark
Cotonou Flag of Benin Benin (de facto)


City Country
Dakar Flag of Senegal Senegal
Damascus Flag of Syria Syria
Dar es Salaam Flag of Tanzania Tanzania (administrative)
Dhaka Flag of Bangladesh Bangladesh
Dili Flag of East Timor East Timor (Timor-Leste)
Djibouti Flag of Djibouti Djibouti
City Country
Dodoma Flag of Tanzania Tanzania (official)
Doha Flag of Qatar Qatar
Douglas Flag of Isle of Man Isle of Man
Dublin Flag of Republic of Ireland Ireland
Dushanbe Flag of Tajikistan Tajikistan
New Delhi Flag of India India


City Country
Episkopi Cantonment Flag of United Kingdom Akrotiri and Dhekelia


City Country
Freetown Flag of Sierra Leone Sierra Leone
Funafuti Flag of Tuvalu Tuvalu


City Country
Gaborone Flag of Botswana Botswana
George Town Flag of Cayman Islands Cayman Islands
Georgetown Flag of Guyana Guyana
Gibraltar Flag of Gibraltar Gibraltar
Grytviken Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands South Georgia and
 the South Sandwich Islands
Guatemala City Flag of Guatemala Guatemala
Gustavia Flag of Saint Barthélemy Saint Barthelemy


City Country
Hagåtña Flag of Guam Guam
The Hague Flag of Netherlands The Netherlands (administrative)
Hamilton Flag of Bermuda Bermuda
Hanoi Flag of Vietnam Vietnam
Harare Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
City Country
Hargeisa Flag of Republic of Somaliland Somaliland c
Havana Flag of Cuba Cuba
Helsinki Flag of Finland Finland
Honiara Flag of Solomon Islands Solomon Islands
Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong Hong Kong SAR

c Unrecognized, self-declared country.


City Country
Islamabad Flag of Pakistan Pakistan


City Country
Jakarta Flag of Indonesia Indonesia
Jamestown Flag of Saint Helena Saint Helena
Jerusalem Flag of Israel Israel


City Country
Kabul Flag of Afghanistan Afghanistan
Kampala Flag of Uganda Uganda
Kathmandu Flag of Nepal Nepal
Khartoum Flag of Sudan Sudan
Kiev (Kyiv) Flag of Ukraine Ukraine
Kigali Flag of Rwanda Rwanda
City Country
Kingston Flag of Jamaica Jamaica
Kingston Flag of Norfolk Island Norfolk Island
Kingstown Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Kinshasa Flag of Democratic Republic of the Congo Dem. Republic of the Congo
Kuala Lumpur Flag of Malaysia Malaysia (official)
Kuwait City Flag of Kuwait Kuwait


City Country
La Paz Flag of Bolivia Bolivia (administrative)
Laâyoune (El Aaiún) Flag of Western Sahara Western Sahara d
Libreville Flag of Gabon Gabon
Lilongwe Flag of Malawi Malawi
Lima Flag of Peru Peru
Lisbon Flag of Portugal Portugal
Ljubljana Flag of Slovenia Slovenia

d Unofficial; see Politics of Western Sahara.

City Country
Lobamba Flag of Swaziland Swaziland (royal and legislative)
Lomé Flag of Togo Togo
London Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom (de facto)
Luanda Flag of Angola Angola
Lusaka Flag of Zambia Zambia
Luxembourg City Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg


City Country
Madrid Flag of Spain Spain
Majuro Flag of Marshall Islands Marshall Islands
Malabo Flag of Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea
Malé Flag of Maldives Maldives
Mamoudzou Flag of Mayotte Mayotte
Managua Flag of Nicaragua Nicaragua
Manama Flag of Bahrain Bahrain
Manila Flag of Philippines Philippines
Maputo Flag of Mozambique Mozambique
Marigot Flag of Saint Martin (France) Saint Martin
Maseru Flag of Lesotho Lesotho
Mata-Utu Flag of Wallis and Futuna Wallis and Futuna
City Country
Mbabane Flag of Swaziland Swaziland (administrative)
Melekeok Flag of Palau Palau
Mexico City  e Flag of Mexico Mexico
Minsk Flag of Belarus Belarus
Mogadishu Flag of Somalia Somalia
Monaco Flag of Monaco Monaco
Monrovia Flag of Liberia Liberia
Montevideo Flag of Uruguay Uruguay
Moroni Flag of Comoros Comoros
Moscow Flag of Russia Russia
Muscat Flag of Oman Oman

e Known as "México D.F." or "D.F."


City Country
Nairobi Flag of Kenya Kenya
Nassau Flag of The Bahamas Bahamas
Naypyidaw Flag of Myanmar Myanmar
N'Djamena Flag of Chad Chad
New Delhi Flag of India India
Niamey Flag of Niger Niger
City Country
Nicosia Flag of Cyprus Cyprus
Nicosia Flag of Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
Nouakchott Flag of Mauritania Mauritania
Nouméa Flag of New Caledonia New Caledonia
Nukuʻalofa Flag of Tonga Tonga
Nuuk Flag of Greenland Greenland


City Country
Oranjestad Flag of Aruba Aruba
Oslo Flag of Norway Norway
Ottawa Flag of Canada Canada
Ouagadougou Flag of Burkina Faso Burkina Faso


City Country
Pago Pago Flag of American Samoa American Samoa
Palikir Flag of Federated States of Micronesia Federated States of Micronesia
Panama City Flag of Panama Panama
Papeete Flag of French Polynesia French Polynesia
Paramaribo Flag of Suriname Suriname
Paris Flag of France France
Phnom Penh Flag of Cambodia Cambodia
Plymouth f Flag of Montserrat Montserrat
Podgorica Flag of Montenegro Montenegro
Port Louis Flag of Mauritius Mauritius
Port Moresby Flag of Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea
City Country
Port Vila Flag of Vanuatu Vanuatu
Port-au-Prince Flag of Haiti Haiti
Port of Spain Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Porto-Novo Flag of Benin Benin (official)
Prague Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
Praia Flag of Cape Verde Cape Verde
Pretoria Flag of South Africa South Africa (official)
Priština Flag of Kosovo Kosovo
Putrajaya Flag of Malaysia Malaysia (administrative)
Pyongyang (P'yŏngyang) Flag of North Korea Democratic People's Republic
 of Korea (North Korea)

f Plymouth was abandoned after the eruption of the Soufriere Hills volcano in 1997. Government offices since then have been moved to Brades Estate, which is in the northwestern part of Montserrat.


City Country
Quito Flag of Ecuador Ecuador


City Country
Rabat Flag of Morocco Morocco
Ramallah Flag of Palestine.svg Palestinian National Authority (de facto)
Reykjavík Flag of Iceland Iceland
Riga Flag of Latvia Latvia
Riyadh Flag of Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
Road Town Flag of British Virgin Islands British Virgin Islands
Rome Flag of Italy Italy
Roseau Flag of Dominica Dominica


City Country
Saipan Flag of Northern Mariana Islands Northern Mariana Islands
San José Flag of Costa Rica Costa Rica
San Juan Flag of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
San Marino Flag of San Marino San Marino
San Salvador Flag of El Salvador El Salvador
Sanaá Flag of Yemen Yemen
Santiago Flag of Chile Chile
Santo Domingo Flag of Dominican Republic Dominican Republic
São Tomé Flag of São Tomé and Príncipe São Tomé and Príncipe
Sarajevo Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina
Seoul Flag of South Korea Republic of Korea (South Korea)
The Settlement Flag of Christmas Island Christmas Island
Singapore Flag of Singapore Singapore
City Country
Skopje Flag of Republic of Macedonia Macedonia
Sofia Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
South Tarawa Flag of Kiribati Kiribati
Sri Jayawardenepura g Flag of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
St. George's Flag of Grenada Grenada
St. Helier Flag of Jersey Jersey
St. John's Flag of Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda
St. Peter Port Flag of Guernsey Guernsey
St. Pierre Flag of Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Stanley Flag of Falkland Islands Falkland Islands
Stockholm Flag of Sweden Sweden
Sucre Flag of Bolivia Bolivia (official)
Sukhumi Flag of Abkhazia Abkhazia
Suva Flag of Fiji Fiji

g Known as Kotte.


City Country
Taipei Flag of Republic of China Republic of China (Taiwan) (Taiwan)
Tallinn Flag of Estonia Estonia
Tashkent Flag of Uzbekistan Uzbekistan
Tbilisi Flag of Georgia (country) Georgia
Tegucigalpa Flag of Honduras Honduras
Tehran Flag of Iran Iran
Thimphu Flag of Bhutan Bhutan
City Country
Tirana Flag of Albania Albania
Tiraspol Flag of Transnistria Transnistria
Tokyo Flag of Japan Japan
Tórshavn Flag of Faroe Islands Faroe Islands
Tripoli Flag of Libya Libya
Tskhinvali Flag of South Ossetia South Ossetia
Tunis Flag of Tunisia Tunisia


City Country
Ulaanbaatar Flag of Mongolia Mongolia


City Country
Vaduz Flag of Liechtenstein Liechtenstein
Valletta Flag of Malta Malta
The Valley Flag of Anguilla Anguilla
Vatican City Flag of Vatican City Vatican City h
Victoria Flag of Seychelles Seychelles
Vienna Flag of Austria Austria
Vientiane Flag of Laos Laos
Vilnius Flag of Lithuania Lithuania

h Also known as the "Holy See" for diplomatic and religious purposes.


City Country
Warsaw Flag of Poland Poland
Washington, D.C. Flag of United States United States
Wellington Flag of New Zealand New Zealand
West Island Flag of Cocos (Keeling) Islands Cocos (Keeling) Islands
Willemstad Flag of Netherlands Antilles Netherlands Antilles
Windhoek Flag of Namibia Namibia


City Country
Yamoussoukro Flag of Côte d'Ivoire Côte d'Ivoire (official)
Yaoundé Flag of Cameroon Cameroon
Yaren Flag of Nauru Nauru (administrative)
Yerevan Flag of Armenia Armenia


City Country
Zagreb Flag of Croatia Croatia


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