No adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to Christmas Island?

No, you do not need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Australia to Christmas Island. In Christmas Island, people are using the same power plugs and power outlets as in Australia.

Christmas Island und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Christmas Island
Christmas Island
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Christmas Island?

Christmas Island uses power plugs of type I. As these are the same types of plugs used in Australia, you do not need a travel adapter in Christmas Island.

Country information

About Christmas Island

Flag: About Christmas Island

Christmas Island is a country in Oceania (Australia and New Zealand) with about 2 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 135 km². The capital of Christmas Island is Flying Fish Cove (500 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English, Chinese and Malay.

Christmas Island does not have a neighbor country.

TLD: .cxCurrency: Country calling code: +61Country Code : CX
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Christmas Island?

The voltage in Christmas Island 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 Christmas Island?

The utility frequency in Christmas Island 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 Christmas Island.