Adapter needed

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

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

Cyprus und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Cyprus
GOutlets of type GOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Cyprus?

Cyprus uses power plugs of type G. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Cyprus.

Country information

About Cyprus

Flag: About Cyprus

Cyprus is a country in Europe (Eastern Europe) with about 1.2 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 9 000 km². The capital of Cyprus is Nicosia (201 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Greek, Turkish and English.

The only neighbor of Cyprus is the United Kingdom.

TLD: .cyCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +357Country Code : CY
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Cyprus?

The voltage in Cyprus 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 Cyprus?

The utility frequency in Cyprus 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 Cyprus.