Adapter needed

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

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

Romania und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Romania
COutlets of type CFOutlets of type FOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Country information

About Romania

Flag: About Romania

Romania is a country in Europe (Eastern Europe) with about 21.7 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 238 000 km². The capital of Romania is Bucharest (1.9 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Romanian and Hungarian.

The neighbors of Romania are Bulgaria, Hungary, Moldova, Serbia and Ukraine.

TLD: .roCurrency: RONCountry calling code: +40Country Code : RO
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Romania?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Romania?

The voltage in Romania 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 Romania?

The utility frequency in Romania 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 Romania.