Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Aruba to Bahamas?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Aruba and Bahamas.

ArubaBahamas
Plug TypesA, B, FA, B
Voltage127V120V
Frequency of electrical current60Hz60Hz

Plug Adaptors

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

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type A

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

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type A
(Aruba)
to Plug Type B
(Bahamas)

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Bahamas also uses Socket Type A, which is used in Aruba. If using an appliance that has a Type A Plug in the Type A Sockets of Bahamas, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type B

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

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type B
(Aruba)
to Plug Type A
(Bahamas)

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from 4.39 AUD

Bahamas also uses Socket Type B, which is used in Aruba. If using an appliance that has a Type B Plug in the Type B Sockets of Bahamas, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type F

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

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type F
(Aruba)
to Plug Type A
(Bahamas)

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from 1.48 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type F
(Aruba)
to Plug Type B
(Bahamas)

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from 1.00 AUD

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Aruba (127V) and Bahamas (120V) 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 Aruba and Bahamas is exactly the same (60Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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