Canada has everything, stunning wilderness and modern city life. It has urban masterpieces such as Toronto and Vancouver or breathtaking scenery ideal for an active trip. Cycle or trek your way through the Rockies and let your jaw drop when you visit Niagra falls. Family fun is easy to come by if you visit Canada’s Wonderland or Marineland. What’s more, you can partake in some well deserved retail therapy or gaze in awe at some incredible art at the Art Gallery of Ontario or the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.

What plug sockets are used in Canada?

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

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 Canada?

The voltage across North America is 110V – 120V, the standard frequency is 60hz, which is different compared to the 220V used across Europe.

If travelling from Europe you will need an adapter and converter, without these your appliances won’t work.