Adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to the Czech Republic?

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

Czech Republic und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Czech Republic
Czech Republic
COutlets of type CEOutlets of type EOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in the Czech Republic?

The Czech Republic uses power plugs of type C and E. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in the Czech Republic.

Country information

About the Czech Republic

Flag: About the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is a country in Europe (Eastern Europe) with about 10.6 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 79 000 km². The capital of the Czech Republic is Prague (1.2 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Czech and Slovak.

The neighbors of the Czech Republic are Austria, Germany, Poland and Slovakia.

TLD: .czCurrency: CZKCountry calling code: +420Country Code : CZ
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in the Czech Republic?

The voltage in the Czech Republic 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 the Czech Republic?

The utility frequency in the Czech Republic 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 the Czech Republic.