Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Greece?

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

Country information

About Greece

Flag: About Greece

Greece is a country in Europe (Southern Europe) with about 10.8 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 132 000 km². The capital of Greece is Athens (664 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Greek, English and French.

The neighbors of Greece are Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey and Macedonia.

TLD: .grCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +30Country Code : GR
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Greece?

The voltage in Greece 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 Greece?

The utility frequency in Greece 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 Greece.