Adapter needed

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

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

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

Which types of power plugs are used in Turkey?

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

Country information

About Turkey

Flag: About Turkey

Turkey is a country in Asia (Western Asia) with about 79.4 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 784 000 km². The capital of Turkey is Ankara (4.3 Millionen inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Turkish, Kurdish, Azerbaijani and Avaric.

The neighbors of Turkey are Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq and Syria.

TLD: .trCurrency: TRYCountry calling code: +90Country Code : TR
Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Turkey?

The voltage in Turkey 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 Turkey?

The utility frequency in Turkey 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 Turkey.