Adapter for Bahrain - What plug adapter do I need for Bahrain?

Power adapters for Bahrain

Varying different standards and voltages can all be daunting when planning on visiting another country if you've never visited before. With only a handful of different types of sockets being used in the world this article shows exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your device in Bahrain. This page contains links to instructions telling you which power adapters you'll need to power your devices when you're travelling to Bahrain by using their standard 230 volt 50Hz Type G wall outlet, the Bahrainis will use a 13 amp plug for power outlets. Most power adapters will change regionally therefore we recommend that you read our WikiConnections travel power adapters page where you'll find a full list of charging devices in different countries.

What is the best power adapter for Bahrain?

The best power adapter for Bahrain will be a Type G power adapter [2] which allows you to use any 230 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for Bahrain?

What is a power adapter?

A power adapter is a small and cheap plastic adapter which allows an electic outlet in Bahrain to accept a different shaped power plug from an appliance from a foreign country.

What does a power adapter for a Bahraini power outlet do?

A power adapter enables visitors travelling from a different country to use their electronic and electrical appliances and devices in Bahrain by adapting the shape of the power plug from one type to another.

Do I need a power adapter for Bahrain?

If the type of Bahraini power outlet is different to the power outlet in your home country then you will need a power adapter.

Do I need a plug adapter for Bahrain if I'm from America?

If you are travelling from America then bring a power adapter for Bahrain because an American plug won't fit in a Bahraini power outlet, and because the voltage is different you will also need to use a power converter for Bahrain if your appliance or charger isn't dual voltage which prevents overheating or damage.

Does a power adapter change the voltage in Bahrain?

A power adapter only adapts the shape of a plug to fit into a 230 volt Bahraini power outlet and is unable to convert the power to a different voltage. Should you wish to safely use a 100-120 volt appliance then you also need to bring a step down power converter for Bahrain.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bahrain - Bahrain Wikipedia page.
  2. Type G plug adapter - Allows appliances to connect to Type G power outlets without converting voltage, between $5 to $10.
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adapter - power adaptor