Adapter needed

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

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

Tajikistan und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Tajikistan
COutlets of type CFOutlets of type FOutlets
220 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Tajikistan?

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

Country information

About Tajikistan

Flag: About Tajikistan

Tajikistan is a country in Asia (Central Asia) with about 8.2 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 143 000 km². The capital of Tajikistan is Dushanbe (679 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Tajik and Russian.

The neighbors of Tajikistan are Afghanistan, China, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan.

TLD: .tjCurrency: TJSCountry calling code: +992Country Code : TJ
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Tajikistan?

The voltage in Tajikistan is 220 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is lower than the 230 volts in Australia. This difference means that you have to be cautious when using electrical devices purchased in Australia:

You should read the instruction manual of your device and check at which voltage it is safe to use.

If the voltage stated in the user's manual or on the device's power supply differs from the mains voltage in Tajikistan, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in Tajikistan?

The utility frequency in Tajikistan 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 Tajikistan.