Adapter needed

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

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

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

About Gibraltar

Flag: About Gibraltar

Gibraltar is a country in Europe (Southern Europe) with about 29 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 7 km². The capital of Gibraltar is Gibraltar (27 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.

The only neighbor of Gibraltar is Spain.

TLD: .giCurrency: GIPCountry calling code: +350Country Code : GI
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Gibraltar?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Gibraltar?

The voltage in Gibraltar 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 Gibraltar?

The utility frequency in Gibraltar 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 Gibraltar.

Neighboring countries information