Already booked a trip away to Vietnam or looking to visit? We have all the info you need on travel adapters and electricity.

Vietnam is a place that allows you to have a trip completely unique to you with its ancient history, incredible culture, and of course beautiful food and beaches.
You’ve got city beaches in Nha Trand, the stunning waters of Halong bay and the best street food you could ask for across the country.

Hanoi, Vietnams northern capital is a must-visit for anyone who loves history and culture. Check out the Museum of Ethnography, the B52 Victory museum or have a walk around the 10th-century Temple Of Literature, all will be sure to provide insight into Vietnamese past.

What plug sockets are used in Vietnam?

In Vietnam the plug sockets used are type A / B / C, the following pictures show the outlets and plugs needed. When travelling from the UK you will need an adapter for types A / B / C.

If you’re after an adapter we would suggest looking into this multi-purpose adapter. Please do double check that it meets your needs.

What voltage & frequency is used in Vietnam?

In Vietnam, the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. This means you will be able to use all of your normal appliances in Vietnam as the voltage is exactly the same as in the UK, making your journey much easier. On this note, it is important to make sure you do check your appliances to confirm this is the case. Many appliances can be used across the world as they include a converter, this will be noted on the label showing ‘INPUT 100-240V, 50/60Hz’ meaning it can be used anywhere in the world. Most products such as laptop chargers, tablet chargers, cameras, phones, and toothbrushes are included in this category, but please do a double check.