Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Argentina to Spain


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


Power plugs could be the same in some areas of Spain
Check pictures below.

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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 Argentina and Spain

Argentina

In Argentina they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type I

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

Spain

In Spain they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type F

The voltage is 230V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Argentina and Spain

The power plug types in Argentina (Type C, Type I) and Spain (Type C, Type F) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from Argentina will fit the sockets in Spain. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

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Power plug and socket types in Argentina Power plug and socket types in Spain
Type C, Type I Type C, Type F
Argentina power plug outlet type C
Argentina power plug outlet type I
Spain power plug outlet type C
Spain power plug outlet type F

Voltage and frequency used in Argentina and Spain

The voltage in Argentina (220V/50Hz) and Spain (230V/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

Argentina Spain
Voltage 220V 230V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz