Adapter needed

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

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

Thailand und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Thailand
AOutlets of type ABOutlets of type BCOutlets of type COOutlets of type OOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Thailand?

Thailand uses power plugs of type A, B, C and O. Power outlets of type I, which are common in Australia, are not in use in Thailand.

Country information

About Thailand

Flag: About Thailand

Thailand is a country in Asia (South-Eastern Asia) with about 68 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 513 000 km². The capital of Thailand is Bangkok (5.1 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Thai and English.

The neighbors of Thailand are Burma, Cambodia, Laos and Malaysia.

TLD: .thCurrency: THBCountry calling code: +66Country Code : TH
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Thailand?

The voltage in Thailand 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 Thailand?

The utility frequency in Thailand 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 Thailand.