Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Slovakia?

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

Country information

About Slovakia

Flag: About Slovakia

Slovakia is a country in Europe (Central Europe) with about 5.4 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 49 000 km². The capital of Slovakia is Bratislava (424 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Slovak and Hungarian.

The neighbors of Slovakia are Austria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Ukraine.

TLD: .skCurrency: EURCountry calling code: +421Country Code : SK
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Slovakia?

The voltage in Slovakia 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 Slovakia?

The utility frequency in Slovakia 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 Slovakia.