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

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

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

About Turkmenistan

Flag: About Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan is a country in Asia (Central Asia) with about 5.2 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 488 000 km². The capital of Turkmenistan is Ashgabat (728 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Turkmen, Russian and Uzbek.

The neighbors of Turkmenistan are Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.

TLD: .tmCurrency: TMTCountry calling code: +993Country Code : TM
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Turkmenistan?

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

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Turkmenistan?

The voltage in Turkmenistan 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 Turkmenistan, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in Turkmenistan?

The utility frequency in Turkmenistan 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 Turkmenistan.

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