Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Cameroon to French Guiana


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


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 Cameroon and French Guiana

Cameroon

In Cameroon they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type E

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

French Guiana

In French Guiana they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type D
  • Type E

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


Power plugs and sockets in Cameroon and French Guiana

The power plug types in Cameroon (Type C, Type E) and French Guiana (Type C, Type D, Type E) 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 Cameroon Power plug and socket types in French Guiana
Type C, Type E Type C, Type D, Type E
Cameroon power plug outlet type C
Cameroon power plug outlet type E
French Guiana power plug outlet type C
French Guiana power plug outlet type D
French Guiana power plug outlet type E

Voltage and frequency used in Cameroon and French Guiana

The voltage in Cameroon (220V/50Hz) and French Guiana (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

Cameroon French Guiana
Voltage 220V 220V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz