Adapter needed

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

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

Libya und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Libya
COutlets of type CLOutlets of type LOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Libya?

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

Country information

About Libya

Flag: About Libya

Libya is a country in Africa (Northern Africa) with about 6.4 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 1.8 Millionen km². The capital of Libya is Tripoli (1.8 Millionen inhabitants).

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

The neighbors of Libya are Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Niger, Sudan and Tunisia.

TLD: .lyCurrency: LYDCountry calling code: +218Country Code : LY
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Libya?

The voltage in Libya 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 Libya?

The utility frequency in Libya 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 Libya.