Adapter needed

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

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

Poland und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Poland
COutlets of type CEOutlets of type EOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Poland?

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

Country information

About Poland

Flag: About Poland

Poland is a country in Europe (Eastern Europe) with about 38.6 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 313 000 km². The capital of Poland is Warsaw (1.7 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Polish.

The neighbors of Poland are Belarus, the Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, Russia, Slovakia and Ukraine.

TLD: .plCurrency: PLNCountry calling code: +48Country Code : PL
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Poland?

The voltage in Poland 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 Poland?

The utility frequency in Poland 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 Poland.