Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Haiti to Nicaragua?

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Summary

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

HaitiNicaragua
Plug TypesA, BA
Voltage110V120V
Frequency of electrical current60Hz60Hz

Plug Adaptors

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

What type of plug does your appliance have?

Your Appliance has Plug Type A

No adaptor needed

Nicaragua uses Socket Type A, which is the same as the plug type of your appliances from Haiti. You will not need an adaptor.

Your Appliance has Plug Type B

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type B
(Haiti)
to Plug Type A
(Nicaragua)

Considerations

Voltage

The voltages found in Haiti (110V) and Nicaragua (120V) 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 Haiti and Nicaragua is exactly the same (60Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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