Adapters for Europe - What kind of adapter do I need for Montenegro?

Power adapters for Montenegro

Differing standards and plugs can often cause confusion when planning to visit another country, especially if you've never visited before. With only a handful of different types of standards being used throughout the world this guide shows exactly what you'll need in advance to power your device in Montenegro. This page has links to instructions showing you exactly how to supply power to your devices when you're visiting Montenegro by using the standard F or C type 230 volt 50Hz wall outlets. You will discover most power adapters will change from region to region so we recommend that you read the Wiki Connections travel power adapters list for a complete list of countries.

What is the best power adapter for Montenegro?

The best power adapter for Montenegro will be a Type F plug adapter which will allow you to use any 230 volt appliance or device. [2]

What is the best power adapter for Montenegro?

What is a power adapter for a Montenegrin power outlet?

A power adapter is a compact and lightweight plastic adapter that permits a different shaped power plug on an appliance from another region to fit into a power socket in Montenegro.

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

What does a power adapter do?

A power adapter allows visitors travelling from another country to use electrical appliances and devices in Montenegro simply by altering the shape of the plug.

Do I need a plug adapter in Montenegro?

It depends on the country you are travelling from and the shape of plug you are attempting to use.

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Do I need a power adapter for Montenegro if I'm visiting from Canada?

Canadian plugs won't physically fit in a Montenegrin power outlet therefore you will need to use a power adapter for Montenegro, and because the voltage is different you will also need to use a power converter for Montenegro to prevent overheating or damage to your device or appliance if it isn't dual voltage.

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Can you use a European power adapter in Montenegro?

There is a chance that a power adapter that works in another country in Europe won't fit in a Montenegrin power outlet because there are 8 different types of power outlets used throughout Europe.

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Will a power adapter change the voltage from a Montenegrin power outlet?

Power adapters will only adapt the shape of a plug to fit into a 230 volt Montenegrin power outlet and is unable to convert the power to a higher voltage. If you wish to safely use a 100-120 volt device you also need to bring a step down power converter for Montenegro along with the correct power adapter.

Where to buy a power adapter for Montenegro in Canada

Power adapters for sale in an airport

Where to buy a power adapter for Montenegro in Canada

Montenegro 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 web page about Montenegro.
  2. Type F plug adapter - Schuko Type F plug adapters are earthed using two clips at the top and bottom with two rounded 4.8mm pins set 19mm apart, costing under C$5.
  3. Wikipedia - power adaptor