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

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

Falkland IslandsBenin
Plug TypesGE
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Falkland Islands uses Plug Type G.

Your Appliance has Plug Type G

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type G
(Falkland Islands)
to Plug Type E



The voltages found in Falkland Islands (240V) and Benin (220V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

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Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Falkland Islands and Benin is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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