Adapter needed

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

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

Iceland und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Iceland
COutlets of type CFOutlets of type FOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Country information

About Iceland

Flag: About Iceland

Iceland is a country in Europe (Northern Europe) with about 332 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 103 000 km². The capital of Iceland is Reykjavík (119 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Icelandic, English, German, Danish, Swedish and Norwegian.

Iceland does not have a neighbor country.

TLD: .isCurrency: ISKCountry calling code: +354Country Code : IS
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Iceland?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Iceland?

The voltage in Iceland 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 Iceland?

The utility frequency in Iceland 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 Iceland.