Adapter needed

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

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

Pakistan und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Pakistan
COutlets of type CDOutlets of type DOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Pakistan?

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

Country information

About Pakistan

Flag: About Pakistan

Pakistan is a country in Asia (Southern Asia) with about 199.1 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 796 000 km². The capital of Pakistan is Islamabad (602 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Urdu, English, Panjabi, Sindhi, Pushto and Breton.

The neighbors of Pakistan are Afghanistan, China, India and Iran.

TLD: .pkCurrency: PKRCountry calling code: +92Country Code : PK
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Pakistan?

The voltage in Pakistan 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 Pakistan?

The utility frequency in Pakistan 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 Pakistan.