Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Latvia?

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

Country information

About Latvia

Flag: About Latvia

Latvia is a country in Europe (Northern Europe) with about 2 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 65 000 km². The capital of Latvia is Riga (743 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Latvian, Russian and Lithuanian.

The neighbors of Latvia are Belarus, Estonia, Lithuania and Russia.

TLD: .lvCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +371Country Code : LV
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Latvia?

The voltage in Latvia 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 Latvia?

The utility frequency in Latvia 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 Latvia.