Question: What do I need for electricity hook up in France?

What kind of plug do I need for France?

For France there are two associated plug types, types C and E. Plug type C is the plug which has two round pins and plug type E is the plug which has two round pins and a hole for the sockets male earthing pin. France operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz.

Do you need a power adapter in France?

In France the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You cannot use your electric appliances in France without a voltage converter, because the standard voltage in France (230 V) is higher than in the United States of America (120 V).

How do you hook up an electric caravan?

Take your caravan electric hook up cable and insert the connector (female end) into the caravan inlet. Insert the plug (male end) into the site outlet socket and turn it clockwise until it locks. Switch your Caravan Isolating Switch ON.

Does France use the same plugs as Germany?

In France the standard voltage is 230 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances in France, because the standard voltage (230 V) is the same as in Germany. So you dont need a voltage converter in France, when living in Germany.

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