Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Algeria to Faroe Islands?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Algeria and Faroe Islands.

AlgeriaFaroe Islands
Plug TypesC, FC, K
Voltage230V220V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

In Algeria there's more than one plug type in use.

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type C

In Faroe Islands there's more than one socket type in use.

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type C
(Algeria)
to Plug Type K
(Faroe Islands)

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Faroe Islands also uses Socket Type C, which is used in Algeria. If using an appliance that has a Type C Plug in the Type C Sockets of Faroe Islands, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type F

In Faroe Islands there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type F
(Algeria)
to Plug Type C
(Faroe Islands)

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from as little as 1.22 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type F
(Algeria)
to Plug Type K
(Faroe Islands)

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Algeria (230V) and Faroe Islands (220V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

Good to know

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Algeria and Faroe Islands is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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