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

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Summary

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

BeninFaroe Islands
Plug TypesEC, K
Voltage220V220V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Benin uses Plug Type E.

Your Appliance has Plug Type E

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 E
(Benin)
to Plug Type C
(Faroe Islands)

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type E
(Benin)
to Plug Type K
(Faroe Islands)

Good to know

Voltage

The voltage found in Benin and Faroe Islands is exactly the same (220V). You will not need a transformer.

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Benin 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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