Some keys for Using Your Devices in Lithuania You are thinking to travel to Lithuania but you have a doubt about your devices will work there or not, because the deferent plugs in all the world can make you confusing about the using of your devices. This article will show you what you need to know in advance to charge your appliances in Lithuania.
The Electricity in the Lithuania:
- Lithuania standard voltage is : 220 V
- Lithuania standard frequency is : 50HZ
- Lithuania power Plug Types is : F
Electrical Outlets in Lithuania:
The associated plug type in Lithuania is the plug F, this plug type is also known as Schuko, and this plug socket also works with the plug socket C and E.
Electrical Current in Lithuania:
The standard voltage in Lithuania is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz. You need to know if the standard voltage in your home country is between 220 V- 240 V which is common in the United Kingdom, Europe,
Australia and most of Asia and Africa, you can use your electric appliances in Lithuania, And if the standard voltage in your country is in the range of 100 V – 127 V as is in the United State, Canada, and most South American countries, you will need a voltage converter in Lithuania. But if the frequency in Lithuania (50 Hz) differs from the one in your country, it is not advised to use your equipment in Lithuania.
The Lithuania converter:
The voltage converter will « step down » the voltage from 220-240 volts supplied by the outlet to 110-120 volts That’s why you can safely use the appliance without « frying » it. It is useful for you to know that the voltage transformer/converter often more economical than replacing one or more appliances, and you can use it with
your hair dryer and curling iron and whatever else. And you will also still need an adapter for a Type F the European plug socket so that the voltage converter can plug into the European outlet.
Some information for the travelers from the United States to Lithuania?
- You will need a travel adapter for a trip from the United States to Lithuania. The people in Lithuania, are using multi plugs and electrical outlets that are not compatible with plugs from the United States.
- Lithuania uses electrical outlets of type C and the type F. The electrical outlets of type A and B, which are common in the United States, are not in use in Lithuania.
- The voltage is higher than the 120 volts in the United States. So this difference means that you have to be careful when using electrical devices purchased in the United States.
- The frequency is lower than the 60 Hertz in use in the United States. It means that this difference may not be a problem for most of your devices, but you still have to be careful.