Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Ireland?

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

Country information

About Ireland

Flag: About Ireland

Ireland is a country in Europe (Northern Europe) with about 4.9 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 70 000 km². The capital of Ireland is Dublin (1 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English and Irish.

The only neighbor of Ireland is the United Kingdom.

TLD: .ieCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +353Country Code : IE
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Ireland?

The voltage in Ireland 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 Ireland?

The utility frequency in Ireland 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 Ireland.