Adapter needed

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

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

Gambia und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Gambia
GOutlets of type GOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Gambia?

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

Country information

About Gambia

Flag: About Gambia

Gambia is a country in Africa (Western Africa) with about 2 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 11 000 km². The capital of Gambia is Banjul (35 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English, Mongolian, Wolof and Fulah.

The only neighbor of Gambia is Senegal.

TLD: .gmCurrency: GMDCountry calling code: +220Country Code : GM
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Gambia?

The voltage in Gambia 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 Gambia?

The utility frequency in Gambia 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 Gambia.