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

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

Electrical outlets (sockets) and plugs used in Oman

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

electrical outlet socket type G in Oman
type G

plug type g  

Plug adapter for Oman

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

best travel adapters for oman

Prepare your travel to enjoy your stay in Oman

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

The type of electrical outlets used in Oman is Type G. Type G outlets have three rectangular pins in a triangular pattern.

The current in Oman is 240 volts at 50 hertz frequency.

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

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

1. Plug adapter: Use a universal power adapter or check if your device's charger is compatible with the power outlets in Oman.

2. Power voltage: Oman operates on a voltage of 240V, so ensure that your charger or device supports this voltage range. Most modern chargers and devices are designed for worldwide use and can handle this voltage, but always double-check the specifications.

3. Power outlet type: Oman uses Type G power outlets. If your charger's plug doesn't match this type, use a plug adapter to convert the plug into the appropriate shape.

4. Find power outlets: Locate power outlets in your accommodation, hotels, coffee shops, airports, or other public areas. Oman provides ample charging points in these places, making it convenient for you to charge your devices.

5. USB charging: If you don't have a charger, you can also use a USB cable to charge your device by plugging it into a computer. Most laptops or desktops have USB ports that provide sufficient power for charging.

6. Portable power banks: If you're traveling or don't have access to power outlets, consider carrying a portable power bank. These devices can charge your phone or computer on the go and are especially useful during long journeys or outdoor activities.

Remember to always prioritize safety when charging your devices, and use certified chargers or power banks to prevent any potential damage. Enjoy your visit to Oman!

Which power adapter should I buy for Oman?

You should buy a power adapter that is suitable for use in Oman. The power outlets in Oman typically require a Type G plug, which has three rectangular pins. Make sure to check the voltage and frequency compatibility of your devices as well, as Oman operates on a 240V supply at 50Hz. It is recommended to purchase a reliable universal travel adapter that can accommodate various plug types and voltage requirements.

What are the 20 largest cities in Oman?

1. Muscat

2. Seeb

3. Salalah

4. Bawshar

5. Sohar

6. Suwayq

7. Ibri

8. Saham

9. Barka

10. Rustaq

11. Al Buraimi

12. Nizwa

13. Sur

14. Bahla

15. Samail

16. Al Khaburah

17. Shinas

18. Ibra

19. Bidbid

20. Yanqul