Travel Adaptors & Info Sweden

Sweden is a Scandinavian country in northern Europe that’s home to a vast number of islands and lakes. On the west coast, go kayaking to see the seals, relax in a floating sauna, and enjoy the delicious seafood that’s considered among the best in the world. Visit the Vasa Museum to see a 17th-century warship. If you’re a fan of open-air museums, you must visit the Skansen Open-Air Museum that shows how life in Sweden was like before industrialization. Just like other countries in the Scandinavian region, Sweden’s climate is pretty mild, with temperatures as low as -22°C in winter.

What plug sockets are used in the Sweden?

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

If you’re after an adapter we would suggest looking into this Multi purpose travel adapters.

Please do double check that it meets your needs.

What voltage & frequency is used in Sweden?

In Sweden, the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. This means you will be able to use all of your normal appliances in Sweden 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.