Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Aruba to Switzerland


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


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

We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter.

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You need a voltage converter!
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 Aruba and Switzerland

Aruba

In Aruba they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type B

The voltage is 127V and the standard frequency is 60Hz.

Switzerland

In Switzerland they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type J

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


Power plugs and sockets in Aruba and Switzerland

The power plug types in Aruba (Type A, Type B) and Switzerland (Type C, Type J) could be the same in some areas. Unfortunately too many plug types are used. You cannot be sure your power plug from Aruba will fit the sockets in Switzerland. 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 Aruba Power plug and socket types in Switzerland
Type A, Type B Type C, Type J
Aruba power plug outlet type A
Aruba power plug outlet type B
Switzerland power plug outlet type C
Switzerland power plug outlet type J

Voltage and frequency used in Aruba and Switzerland

The voltage in Aruba (127V/60Hz) and Switzerland (230V/50Hz) is NOT the same You do need an additional converter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect converter with the link below.

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

Aruba Switzerland
Voltage 127V 230V
Frequency 60Hz 50Hz