Power plugs and sockets travel check

Check if you need any power plug adapter or convertor when planning a trip abroad. Simple select from which country you are and to which country you are traveling.

You will see in an instant if you need a travel plug adapter or convertor, which power sockets and power plugs are used in both countries and which voltage and frequency they use.





Power plugs and sockets used around the world

In an ideal world all the power plugs and sockets would have been the same around the world. Unfortunaly this is not the case. Most countries or continent use their own system of plugs and power outlets.

Check the world power plug map below to see in which country they use which plugs and sockets. You can also click on a power plug and socket type to see in which country it's being used.

Power plug type world map


plugs and sockets around the world

type a power plug and socket

No alternative

type b power plug and socket

Type A plug will also fit in type B socket

type c power plug and socket

Type E and F plug will also fit in type C socket

type d power plug and socket

No alternative

type e power plug and socket

Type C and F(additional hole) plug will also fit in type E socket

type f power plug and socket

Type C and E plug will also fit in type F socket

type g power plug and socket

No alternative

type h power plug and socket

Type C plug will also fit in type H socket

type i power plug and socket

No alternative

type j power plug and socket

Type C plug will also fit in type J socket

type k power plug and socket

Type C, E and F plug will also fit in type K socket

type l power plug and socket

Type C plug will also fit in type L socket

type m power plug and socket

No alternative

type n power plug and socket

Type C plug will also fit in type N socket

type o power plug and socket

Type C, E and F plug will also fit in type O socket

Voltage and frequency used around the world

Voltage and frequency world map


Just like the use of different plug types the voltage and frequencies can also be different per country or continent. Check the map below to see which voltage and frequencies are used around the world.

socket voltage and frequency used around the world



Countries