Adapter needed

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

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

England und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: England
GOutlets of type GOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Country information

About England

Flag: About England

England is a country in Europe (Northern Europe) with about 54.3 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 130 000 km². The capital of England is London (8.5 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English, Welsh and Gaelic.

The neighbors of England are Ireland, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

TLD: .ukCurrency: GBPCountry calling code: +44Country Code : GB-ENG
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in England?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in England?

The voltage in England 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 England?

The utility frequency in England 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 England.