Do you need a power adapter when travelling to Italy from the United States? Yes, for most devices you will need a plug adapter and power converter while in Italy. Italy uses the Type L electrical plug and socket.
Type C and Type F power plugs are also generally compatible with Italian electrical sockets. The standard voltage is 230V and standard frequency is 50Hz. You will need a power converter when visiting from the United States.
⚠️ Safety Tip: Electricity in Italy is 230V, some devices from the USA will require a power converter to step down voltage!
Type C and Type F Plugs are also generally compatible in Italy.
Two 4.8 mm round holes spaced 19 mm apart.
Power converter is required for some US devices in Italy.