Yemen adapters - What plug adapter do I need for Yemen?

Power adapters for Yemen

Varying different combinations of frequencies and standards can all cause confusion when planning on staying in a foreign country if you've never visited before. This isn't as complicated as it first appears, with only a handful of different types of plug sockets being used in the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your electronics in Yemen. This page contains links to step by step instructions telling you exactly which power adapters you'll need to supply power to your devices when you're travelling to Yemen using their standard types G, A or D Yemeni 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. Power adapters vary depending on which area you visiting therefore please read the WikiConnections travel power adapters list for a full list showing charging devices in different destinations.

What is the best power adapter for Yemen?

The best power adapter for Yemen is a Type G power adapter [2] which is suitable for powering any 230 volt appliance or device.

What is the best power adapter for Yemen?

What is a power adapter for a Yemeni power outlet?

Power adapters are small, cheap and lightweight plastic adapters which permit a power outlet in Yemen to accept a power plug from a foreign region.

Will a power adapter convert the voltage in Yemen?

Power adapters will only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 230 volt Yemeni power outlet and is unable to convert to a different voltage. If you need to safely use any 100-120 volt device then you will also need to bring a step down power converter.

Do I need a plug adapter for Yemen?

This depends on the shape of plug you want to use in Yemen.

Will I need a plug adapter for Yemen if I'm visiting from the US?

An American Type A or B outlet might not typically be found in Yemen so it is advisable to use a suitable plug adapter for Yemen, however as the voltage is 230 volts you will definitely need to use a power converter for Yemen if your charger or appliance isn't dual voltage to prevent damage or overheating.

What does a power adapter for Yemen do?

A power adapter allows a visitor travelling from another location to use their electrical devices in Yemen by altering the shape of the plug from one type to another.

Where to buy a power adapter for Yemen in the US

Power adapters for sale in an airport

Where to buy a power adapter for Yemen in the US

Yemen to US power adapters will most likely be available in most major US International airports prior to departure, however the range of adapters might be limited to popular destinations. It is recommended to research the exact type of adapter required prior to shopping at the airport. Look in the travel accessories section of airport newsagents, electronic stores and pharmacists such as Hudson News or Brookstone, but expect to pay more than regular prices. Airports will be your last chance to buy a power adapter before departure, always check the returns policy to ensure you can easily exchange or refund a faulty or unsuitable product in an airside shop.

It will be more convenient and cheaper to buy the correct power adapter in advance of your trip. High street electrical stores such as Best Buy, Walmart, Target, Home Depot or Fry's normally sell a limited range of travel adapters to popular locations but for widest choice it is recommended to buy a power adapter online.

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