Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Ethiopia to Kuwait?

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Summary

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

EthiopiaKuwait
Plug TypesD, J, LC, G
Voltage220V240V
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

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

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type D

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

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type D
(Ethiopia)
to Plug Type C
(Kuwait)

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from 5.38 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type D
(Ethiopia)
to Plug Type G
(Kuwait)

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from 11.56 AUD

Your Appliance has Plug Type J

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

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type J
(Ethiopia)
to Plug Type C
(Kuwait)

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from 6.74 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type J
(Ethiopia)
to Plug Type G
(Kuwait)

Your Appliance has Plug Type L

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

Adaptor 1 of 2

Socket Type L
(Ethiopia)
to Plug Type C
(Kuwait)

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from 3.99 AUD

Adaptor 2 of 2

Socket Type L
(Ethiopia)
to Plug Type G
(Kuwait)

Considerations

Voltage

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

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