Faroe Islands

Are you planning to visit the Faroe Islands? Check if you need a power plug adapter or voltage converter for the power sockets (outlets) used on the Faroe Islands.

The following information is for travelers living in Sweden. I live in another country.
  • You don't need a power plug adapter on the Faroe Islands, when living in Sweden.

Below you find pictures of the applied power sockets and corresponding plugs. And we provide more information about the voltage and frequency.

Electricity on the Faroe Islands

On the Faroe Islands the power plugs and sockets are of type F and K. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.

Power plug adapter needed on the Faroe Islands?

On the Faroe Islands the power plugs and sockets are of type F and K. Check out the following pictures. When living in Sweden you don't need a power plug adapter on the Faroe Islands. Your power plugs fit.

Buy a power plug (travel) adapter

We don't sell power plug adapters. We refer you to Amazon, where you will find a great selection of travel adapters.

You can also check the map to see the use of different plugs and sockets in the world.

Spread of Power Plugs and Sockets around the world

Voltage converter needed on the Faroe Islands?

On the Faroe Islands the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances on the Faroe Islands, because the standard voltage (230 V) is the same as in Sweden. So you don't need a voltage converter on the Faroe Islands, when living in Sweden.

To be sure, check the label on the appliance. Some appliances never need a converter. If the label states 'INPUT: 100-240V, 50/60 Hz' the appliance can be used in all countries in the world. This is common for chargers of tablets/laptops, photo cameras, cell phones, toothbrushes, etc.

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