Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Afghanistan to Russia


Are you from Afghanistan and visiting Russia? You might want to know if you need a power plug adapter or power converter when traveling from Afghanistan to Russia? Check below to see if you need any adapter or converter and which power plugs and power sockets are used in Russia compared to Afghanistan.


No power plug adapter needed
No voltage converter needed
Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.

Electricity in Afghanistan and Russia

Afghanistan

In Afghanistan they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type F

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

Russia

In Russia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type F

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Afghanistan and Russia

The power plug types in Afghanistan (Type C, Type F) and Russia (Type C, Type F) are the same. You do not need any additional power plug adapter when you are traveling.

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Power plug and socket types in Afghanistan Power plug and socket types in Russia
Type C, Type F Type C, Type F
Afghanistan power plug outlet type C
Afghanistan power plug outlet type F
Russia power plug outlet type C
Russia power plug outlet type F

Voltage and frequency used in Afghanistan and Russia

The voltage in Afghanistan (220V/50Hz) and Russia (220V/50Hz) is the same (or in acceptable range). You do not need an additional voltage converter when you are traveling.

Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.
Voltage converter / Power plug adapter combo

Afghanistan Russia
Voltage 220V 220V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz