Adapter needed

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

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

Greenland und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Greenland
COutlets of type CEOutlets of type EFOutlets of type FKOutlets of type KOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Country information

About Greenland

Flag: About Greenland

Greenland is a country in America (Northern America) with about 58 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 2.2 Millionen km². The capital of Greenland is Nuuk (15 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Kalaallisut, Danish and English.

Greenland does not have a neighbor country.

TLD: .glCurrency: DKKCountry calling code: +299Country Code : GL
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Greenland?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Greenland?

The voltage in Greenland 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 Greenland?

The utility frequency in Greenland 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 Greenland.