Adapter needed

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

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

Israel und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Israel
COutlets of type CHOutlets of type HOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Country information

About Israel

Flag: About Israel

Israel is a country in Asia (Western Asia) with about 8 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 21 000 km². The capital of Israel is Jerusalem (801 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Hebrew, Arabic and English.

The neighbors of Israel are Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.

TLD: .ilCurrency: ILSCountry calling code: +972Country Code : IL
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Israel?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Israel?

The voltage in Israel 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 Israel?

The utility frequency in Israel 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 Israel.