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Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to the United States?

No, you do not need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Canada to the United States. In the United States, people are using the same plugs and electrical outlets as in Canada.

United States und Canada compared
Flag: Canada
Canada
AOutlets of type ABOutlets of type BOutlets
120 VoltVoltage
60 HertzFrequency
Flag: United States
United States
AOutlets of type ABOutlets of type BOutlets
120 VoltVoltage
60 HertzFrequency
Country information

About the United States

Flag: About the United States

The United States are a country in America (Northern America) with about 321.4 Millionen inhabitants on an area of almost 9.8 Millionen km². The capital of the United States is Washington, D.C. (602 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking English, Spanish, Hausa and French.

The neighbors of the United States are Canada and Mexico.

TLD: .usCurrency: USDCountry calling code: +1Country Code : US
Power sockets

Which types of power outlets are used in the United States?

The United States use power outlets of type A and B. As these are the same types of plugs used in Canada, you do not need a travel adapter in the United States.

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in the United States?

The voltage in the United States is 120 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is equal to the 120 volts in Canada. This means that you can use all your electrical appliances without any problems.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in the United States?

The utility frequency in the United States is 60 Hertz.

The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Canada. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in the United States.

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