Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Bangladesh to Myanmar/Burma?

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Summary

The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Bangladesh and Myanmar/Burma.

BangladeshMyanmar/Burma
Plug TypesA, C, D, G, KC, D, F, G
Voltage220V230V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

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

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type A

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

Adaptor 1 of 4

Socket Type A
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type C
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 2 of 4

Socket Type A
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type D
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 3 of 4

Socket Type A
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type F
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 4 of 4

Socket Type A
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type G
(Myanmar/Burma)

Your Appliance has Plug Type C

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

Adaptor 1 of 3

Socket Type C
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type D
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 2 of 3

Socket Type C
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type F
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 3 of 3

Socket Type C
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type G
(Myanmar/Burma)

Myanmar/Burma also uses Socket Type C, which is used in Bangladesh. If using an appliance that has a Type C Plug in the Type C Sockets of Myanmar/Burma, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type D

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

Adaptor 1 of 3

Socket Type D
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type C
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 2 of 3

Socket Type D
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type F
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 3 of 3

Socket Type D
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type G
(Myanmar/Burma)

Myanmar/Burma also uses Socket Type D, which is used in Bangladesh. If using an appliance that has a Type D Plug in the Type D Sockets of Myanmar/Burma, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type G

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

Adaptor 1 of 3

Socket Type G
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type C
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 2 of 3

Socket Type G
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type D
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 3 of 3

Socket Type G
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type F
(Myanmar/Burma)

Myanmar/Burma also uses Socket Type G, which is used in Bangladesh. If using an appliance that has a Type G Plug in the Type G Sockets of Myanmar/Burma, you will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type K

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

Adaptor 1 of 4

Socket Type K
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type C
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 2 of 4

Socket Type K
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type D
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 3 of 4

Socket Type K
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type F
(Myanmar/Burma)

Adaptor 4 of 4

Socket Type K
(Bangladesh)
to Plug Type G
(Myanmar/Burma)

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Bangladesh (220V) and Myanmar/Burma (230V) 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 Bangladesh and Myanmar/Burma is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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