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Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia electrical outlets : do I need a travel adapter?

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

Electrical outlets (sockets) and plugs used in Saudi Arabia

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

electrical outlet socket type A in Saudi Arabia
type A
electrical outlet socket type B in Saudi Arabia
type B
electrical outlet socket type F in Saudi Arabia
type F
electrical outlet socket type G in Saudi Arabia
type G

plug type a  plug type b  plug type c  plug type e  plug type ef  plug type f  plug type g  

Plug adapter for Saudi Arabia

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

best travel adapters for saudi-arabia

Prepare your travel to enjoy your stay in Saudi Arabia

What is the type of electrical outlets and current in Saudi Arabia?

The type of electrical outlets used in Saudi Arabia is Type G. Type G outlets have three rectangular pins in a triangular pattern. They are designed for a wall socket with a shutters mechanism.

The standard voltage in Saudi Arabia is 230 volts, and the frequency is 60 hertz.

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

To charge the battery of your phone or computer in Saudi Arabia, follow these steps:

  1. Ensure you have a compatible charger and adapter plug for Saudi Arabian outlets.
  2. Locate an electrical outlet in Saudi Arabia.
  3. Insert the adapter plug into the outlet.
  4. Connect the charger cable to your phone or computer.
  5. Insert the other end of the charger cable into the charger port of your device.
  6. Allow the device to charge until the battery is full. The charging time may vary depending on the device and battery capacity.
  7. Once the battery is fully charged, disconnect the charger cable from your device and remove the adapter plug from the outlet.

Remember to use proper caution while using electrical outlets and ensure your charger and adapter are compatible with the voltage and plug type used in Saudi Arabia.

Which power adapter should I buy for Saudi Arabia?

For traveling to Saudi Arabia, you will need a power adapter that is compatible with their electrical system. Saudi Arabia uses Type G power sockets, which have three rectangular shaped pins.

To ensure that your appliances and devices can be used in Saudi Arabia, you should purchase a power adapter that is specifically designed for Type G sockets. This adapter will allow you to plug in your devices and charge them without any compatibility issues.

Make sure to check the voltage requirements of your devices as well. Saudi Arabia operates on a standard voltage of 220-240V, so if your devices are only compatible with a lower voltage (e.g., 110-120V), you may also need to purchase a voltage converter or transformer to avoid damaging your devices.

It is always recommended to purchase a reliable and certified power adapter from a reputable brand to ensure safety and compliance with electrical standards. You can find these adapters easily online or at electronic stores that specialize in travel accessories.

Remember, using the correct power adapter and voltage converter (if necessary) will not only ensure that your devices work properly in Saudi Arabia but also protect them from any electrical damage.

What are the 20 largest cities in Saudi Arabia?

The 20 largest cities in Saudi Arabia are:

  1. Riyadh
  2. Jeddah
  3. Mecca
  4. Medina
  5. Dammam
  6. Taif
  7. Tabuk
  8. Buraidah
  9. Khamis Mushait
  10. Al Hufuf
  11. Al Mubarraz
  12. Hail
  13. Yanbu
  14. Jubail
  15. Abha
  16. Najran
  17. Al Khobar
  18. Al Qatif
  19. Jizan
  20. Al Kharj