Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Benin to St. Lucia (Winward Islands)?

Search again


The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Benin and St. Lucia (Winward Islands).

BeninSt. Lucia (Winward Islands)
Plug TypesEG
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Benin uses Plug Type E.

Your Appliance has Plug Type E

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type E
to Plug Type G
(St. Lucia (Winward Islands))



The voltages found in Benin (220V) and St. Lucia (Winward Islands) (240V) 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 Benin and St. Lucia (Winward Islands) is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

Report an error