Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Finland?

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

Country information

About Finland

Flag: About Finland

Finland is a country in Europe (Northern Europe) with about 5.5 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 338 000 km². The capital of Finland is Helsinki (559 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Finnish, Swedish and Samoan.

The neighbors of Finland are Norway, Sweden and Russia.

TLD: .fiCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +358Country Code : FI
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Finland?

The voltage in Finland 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 Finland?

The utility frequency in Finland 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 Finland.