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Guyana Guyana electrical outlets : do I need a travel adapter?

You're going to travel to Guyana and you don't know if your electric devices (your computer, mobile phone, battery charger...) will be able to work there?

To know if you need a travel plug adapter to go to Guyana, you have to consider 3 things : the shape of the plugs, the voltage and the frequency of the current delivered by electrical outlets in Guyana.

Electrical outlets (sockets) and plugs used in Guyana

Here are the shape of the sockets in Guyana, and the the types of plugs used in Guyana :

electrical outlet socket type A in Guyana
type A
electrical outlet socket type B in Guyana
type B
electrical outlet socket type G in Guyana
type G
electrical outlet socket type D in Guyana
type D

plug type a  plug type b  plug type d  plug type g  

Plug adapter for Guyana

If none of your usual plug is compatible, you should buy a travel adapter to be able to plug your electric devices in Guyana (please visit our selection on Amazon for more details).

best travel adapters for guyana

Prepare your travel to enjoy your stay in Guyana

What is the type of electrical outlets and current in Guyana?

The type of electrical outlets in Guyana is type A and type B. Type A outlets have two flat parallel pins, while type B outlets have two flat parallel pins and a grounding pin.

The standard voltage in Guyana is 240 V, and the frequency is 60 Hz.

How can I charge the battery of my phone or computer in Guyana?

In order to charge the battery of your phone or computer in Guyana, follow these steps:

  1. Check the voltage and plug type: Guyana uses a voltage of 240V and Type A and Type B plugs. Ensure that your device is compatible with this voltage and plug type.
  2. Obtain the necessary adapters: If your device's plug is not compatible with the Type A or Type B sockets in Guyana, you will need to purchase a suitable adapter.
  3. Ensure compatibility with voltage: Most modern electronic devices such as phones and laptops come with a built-in voltage converter. However, it is essential to verify this information on the charger or device itself. If your device does not support 240V, you will need to use a voltage converter or transformer.
  4. Plug in the charger: Once you have the appropriate adapter and verified voltage compatibility, plug your charger into the socket.
  5. Charge your device: Connect your phone or computer to the charger and allow it to charge as usual.

Following these steps will enable you to charge your phone or computer battery in Guyana.

Which power adapter should I buy for Guyana?

When it comes to buying a power adapter for Guyana, you need to consider a few factors. Guyana uses Type A and Type B electrical outlets with a standard voltage of 120V. Here are some options you can consider:

1. Type A/B Adapter: This adapter supports both Type A and Type B plugs, allowing you to use a variety of devices. It converts the shape of your plug to fit the Guyanese outlets.

2. Universal Adapter: If you travel frequently or plan to visit other countries, a universal adapter could be a good choice. It typically supports multiple plug types and can be used in multiple countries, providing convenience and versatility.

3. Surge Protector: Considering the unpredictable power surges or fluctuations, it might be wise to invest in a surge protector. This will protect your devices from potential damage caused by voltage irregularities.

Remember to check the voltage compatibility of your specific device(s) to ensure it supports 120V. It's also recommended to purchase adapters from reputable brands or reliable sources to ensure safety and quality.

What are the 20 largest cities in Guyana?

As of 2021, the 20 largest cities in Guyana are:

  1. Georgetown

  2. Linden

  3. New Amsterdam

  4. Bartica

  5. Skeldon

  6. Rosignol

  7. Paradise

  8. Mahaicony

  9. Vreed-en-Hoop

  10. Rose Hall

  11. Mahaica Village

  12. Fort Wellington

  13. Mahaicony Village

  14. Tain

  15. Victoria

  16. Springlands

  17. Ituni

  18. Cottage

  19. Albion

  20. Corriverton