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

You're going to travel to Martinique 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 Martinique, you have to consider 3 things : the shape of the plugs, the voltage and the frequency of the current delivered by electrical outlets in Martinique.

Electrical outlets (sockets) and plugs used in Martinique

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

electrical outlet socket type C in Martinique
type C
electrical outlet socket type E in Martinique
type E
electrical outlet socket type D in Martinique
type D

plug type c  plug type d  plug type e  plug type ef  plug type f  

Plug adapter for Martinique

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

best travel adapters for martinique

Prepare your travel to enjoy your stay in Martinique

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

The type of electrical outlets used in Martinique is Type C and Type E. Type C outlets have two round pins, while Type E outlets have two round pins and an additional grounding pin.

The standard voltage in Martinique is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. The electrical current used in Martinique is 50 Hz.

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

In Martinique, you can charge the battery of your phone or computer by following these steps:

  1. Check the voltage: Martinique uses 220-240 volts, so make sure your device is compatible with this voltage range. Most modern devices (phones, laptops) support a wide range of voltages and can be charged in Martinique without any issues. You can find the voltage specifications on the charger or in the device's user manual.
  2. Adapter plug: Depending on the type of power plug used in your country, you may need a plug adapter to fit your charger into the wall sockets in Martinique. Martinique uses the European standard Type C and Type E plugs. If your charger has a different type of plug, you'll need an adapter to convert it to one of these types.
  3. USB chargers: Many devices can be charged directly through a USB port. If your phone or computer supports USB charging, you can simply plug the USB cable into a USB power adapter and then into the wall socket using an appropriate plug adapter. USB chargers usually accept a wide range of voltages, so you don't need to worry about voltage compatibility in this case.
  4. Voltage converter: If your device doesn't support the 220-240 volt range used in Martinique, you'll need a voltage converter. A voltage converter will convert the local voltage to the required voltage for your device. Make sure to check the wattage rating of your device and get a voltage converter that can handle the power requirements.
  5. Power strip or extension cord: If you have multiple devices to charge, you might want to consider bringing a power strip or extension cord to expand the number of available outlets.

By following these steps, you should be able to charge the battery of your phone or computer in Martinique without any issues. Enjoy your trip!

Which power adapter should I buy for Martinique?

When traveling to Martinique, it is essential to know the type of power adapter needed to ensure your devices can be charged and used properly.

Martinique uses Type C and Type E power outlets. Type C outlets have two round pins, while Type E outlets have two round pins with an additional hole for grounding.

To be fully prepared, it is recommended to purchase a universal travel adapter that supports both Type C and Type E plugs. These adapters can be easily found online or at travel accessory stores.

Make sure to check the voltage compatibility of your devices as well. Martinique operates on a voltage of 220V, so if your devices are not dual voltage, you may also need a voltage converter.

It is always advisable to have the necessary power adapters and converters before traveling to Martinique to avoid any inconvenience and ensure your devices can be used without any issues.

What are the 20 largest cities in Martinique?

1. Fort-de-France

2. Le Lamentin

3. Le Robert

4. Sainte-Marie

5. Schoelcher

6. Ducos

7. Saint-Joseph

8. La Trinité

9. Le Marin

10. Le François

11. Rivière-Pilote

12. Sainte-Anne

13. Le Gosier

14. Les Trois-Îlets

15. Case-Pilote

16. Le Morne-Rouge

17. Bellefontaine

18. Gros-Morne

19. Le Carbet

20. Basse-Pointe