Its mostly safe to plug your electrical apparatus from Switzerland in Spain without a voltage adapter. If you have any concerns with a special device i.e. a medical device, you probably want to seek further professional help.
Do Swiss plugs work in Europe?
Swiss plugs and wall sockets
The non-grounded European plug with two pins will often fit in a Swiss wall socket. This isn’t always the case though, as the European prongs are slightly bigger! Other plugs will mostly not fit, so an adapter is needed.
Are Swiss and European plugs the same?
The ‘Euro’ plug is only two contacts, 4mm diameter, also 19mm apart. The Swiss power outlets are similar to outlets in other countries, but designed for 4mm prongs. The 4.8mm prongs as used in Germany or France do not fit, but the ‘Euro’ connectors do.
Do Spanish plugs work in Switzerland?
The voltage is not exact, but the difference is usually tolerable by electrical devices. Its mostly safe to plug your electrical apparatus from Spain in Switzerland without a voltage adapter.
Can 2 pin plug be used in Switzerland?
Switzerland uses type C (2-pin) and Type J (3-pin) plugs. (Type C 2-pin plugs also fit J sockets.) Most power sockets are designed for three pin round plugs.
Do UK plugs work in Spain?
You can use your electric appliances in Spain, because the standard voltage (230 V) is the same as in the United Kingdom. So you don’t need a voltage converter in Spain, when living in the United Kingdom.
Where are Type F plugs used?
The Type F plug is used for currents up to 16 A.
Used in countries:
|Afghanistan||220V 50Hz||Power socket: Type C, Type F|
|Iceland||230V 50Hz||Power socket: Type C, Type F|
|Indonesia||220V 110V 50Hz||Power socket: Type C, Type F|
|Iran||220V 50Hz||Power socket: Type C, Type F|
|Italy||230V 50Hz||Power socket: Type C, Type F, Type L|
Do us plugs work in Spain?
No; an American plug won’t work in Spain because it can’t fit in a Spanish power outlet without using a plug adapter. The voltage is different so you will need to use a power converter for Spain if your charger or appliance isn’t dual voltage and check that your device is compatible with a 50hz power outlet.