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

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

Electrical outlets (sockets) and plugs used in Romania

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

electrical outlet socket type C in Romania
type C
electrical outlet socket type F in Romania
type F

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

Plug adapter for Romania

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

best travel adapters for romania

Prepare your travel to enjoy your stay in Romania

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

The type of electrical outlets in Romania is Type C and Type F.

Type C outlets have two round pins and Type F outlets have two round pins with two earth clips on the sides.

The standard voltage in Romania is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz.

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

To charge the battery of your phone or computer in Romania, you will need to use the appropriate electrical outlets and voltage converters if necessary. Here is a step-by-step guide to help you:

1. Check the voltage: The voltage in Romania is 230V, which is the standard European voltage. Make sure your device supports this voltage. Most modern phones and computers have universal chargers that support multiple voltages, so you may not need a voltage converter.

2. Check the plug type: In Romania, the plugs and sockets are of type C and F. Type C plugs have two round pins, while type F plugs have two round pins with two earth clips on the side. You may need plug adapters to fit your device's plug into the Romanian wall outlets.

3. Obtain a voltage converter (if needed): If your device does not support the 230V voltage in Romania, you will need a voltage converter. Make sure to get a converter that can handle the wattage of your device to avoid any electrical damage. This is particularly important for laptops or other high-power devices.

4. Plug in your charger: Once you have the appropriate plug adapter and/or voltage converter, plug your device's charger into the Romanian wall outlet. Ensure that the connections are secure.

5. Charging your device: After plugging in your charger, turn on the power supply if it has a separate switch. Your device should start charging once connected to the power source. Check your device's battery icon or indicator to confirm the charging status.

6. Unplug and disconnect: Once your device is fully charged, unplug it from the wall outlet. Disconnect any adapters or converters used and store them safely for future use.

Remember to follow these steps to charge your phone or computer safely and efficiently in Romania. If you have any doubts or concerns, it is always advisable to consult your device's manufacturer or a local electrician.

Which power adapter should I buy for Romania?

For Romania, the power adapter you will need is a Type F plug.

Type F plugs have two round pins and a grounding pin in the middle. They are compatible with outlets in Romania and many other European countries.

Make sure to choose a power adapter that is compatible with the voltage in Romania, which is 230 volts. This information should be clearly indicated on the adapter or its packaging.

It's always a good idea to check with the manufacturer or retailer to ensure that the power adapter you are purchasing is suitable for use in Romania.

What are the 20 largest cities in Romania?

1. Bucharest

2. Cluj-Napoca

3. Timisoara

4. Iasi

5. Constanta

6. Craiova

7. Brasov

8. Galați

9. Ploiești

10. Oradea

11. Braila

12. Arad

13. Pitesti

14. Sibiu

15. Bacau

16. Târgu Mureș

17. Baia Mare

18. Buzau

19. Botosani

20. Satu Mare