Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Norway?

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

Country information

About Norway

Flag: About Norway

Norway is a country in Europe (Northern Europe) with about 5.2 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 324 000 km². The capital of Norway is Oslo (580 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Norwegian, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk, Northern Sami and Finnish.

The neighbors of Norway are Finland, Sweden and Russia.

TLD: .noCurrency: NOKCountry calling code: +47Country Code : NO
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Norway?

The voltage in Norway 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 Norway?

The utility frequency in Norway 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 Norway.