The wealthy and picturesque Norway is the perfect holiday destination, sharing borders with its other Scandinavian neighbours Finland and Sweden makes it easily accessible through other rich and fascinating countries. Natural beauty is prominent in Norway, whether it be diving into the luxurious outdoor lifestyle where you can enjoy skiing, rock climbing and much more or observing the awe-inspiring Northern lights. The Kingdom of Norway also has magical lesser-known towns that are waiting to be explored, as well as the city of Oslo which would make a trip to Norway even more memorable.

What plug sockets are used in Norway?

In Norway the plug sockets used are type C / F, the following pictures show the outlets and plugs needed. When traveling 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 adapter. Please do double check that it meets your needs.

What voltage & frequency is used in Norway?

In Norway, 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 Norway 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.