Adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to Austria?

Yes, you need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Australia to Austria. In Austria, people are using different power plugs and power outlets that are not compatible with plugs from Australia!

Austria und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Austria
COutlets of type CFOutlets of type FOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Austria?

Austria uses power plugs of type C and F. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Austria.

Country information

About Austria

Flag: About Austria

Austria is a country in Europe (Western Europe) with about 8.7 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 84 000 km². The capital of Austria is Vienna (1.7 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking German, Croatian, Hungarian and Slovenian.

The neighbors of Austria are the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Slovakia, Slovenia and Switzerland.

TLD: .atCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +43Country Code : AT
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Austria?

The voltage in Austria is 230 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is equal to the 230 volts in Australia. This means that you can use all your electrical appliances without any problems.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in Austria?

The utility frequency in Austria is 50 Hertz.

The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in Austria.