Power adapters for Liberia - What adapter do I need for Liberia?

Power adapters for Liberia

Varying complicated voltages and standards can all be confusing when planning on visiting a new country if you've never been there before. With only a handful of different types of sockets being used in the world this guide tells you exactly what you'll need in advance to charge your electronics in Liberia. This page contains links to step-by-step instructions showing how to charge your devices when you're travelling to Liberia by using the B, A,C, E or F type Liberian 240 volt 50Hz wall outlets. You will discover that power sockets will vary depending on which country you are visiting therefore we suggest reading the travel power adapters page for a full list of countries.

What is the best power adapter for Liberia?

The best power adapter for Liberia is a Type B plug adapter which allows you to use any 240 volt appliance or device. [2]

What is the best power adapter for Liberia?

What is a power adapter?

A power adapter is a compact and cheap plastic adapter that permits a different type of power plug on an appliance from a foreign region to correctly fit into a Liberian power outlet.

Also known as: an electrical adapter, plug adapter, travel adapter, electrical adaptor, mains travel adapter or power adaptor[3]

Can a power adapter change the voltage in Liberia?

Power adapters can only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 240 volt Liberian power outlet and is unable to convert the power to a higher voltage. If you wish to safely use any 100-120 volt appliance then you will also need to bring a step down power converter for Liberia along with the correct power adapter.

Do I need a power adapter in Liberia?

This will depend on where you are travelling from and the shape of plug you are using.

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Will I need a power adapter for Liberia if I'm visiting from Canada?

A Canadian plug will not need an adapter because it already fits into a Liberian power outlet however the voltage is different so please use a power converter for Liberia if your charger or appliance isn't dual voltage.

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What does a power adapter do?

A power adapter enables a visitor from a different location to use their own electronic and electrical appliances in Liberia simply by adapting the shape of the plug.

Where to buy a power adapter for Liberia in Canada

Power adapters for sale in an airport

Where to buy a power adapter for Liberia in Canada

Liberia to Canadian power adapters will most likely be available in most major Canadian 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 Relay, The Source or 6&Sundry, 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. Best Buy, Costco, Home Depot and other high street electrical stores normally sell a limited range of travel adapters to popular locations however for widest choice it is recommended to buy a power adapter online.

  1. Wikipedia - wikipedia.org entry about Liberia.
  2. Type B plug adapter - US and Japanese 3 pinned Type B plug adapters have a single unearthed round pin along with 2 shorter parallel rectangular flat blades containing holes in each blade, estimated price under C$10.
  3. Wikipedia - power adaptor