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Report for using plugs from United States of America in Panama

Plugs, sockets, adapters and other information needed for travelling from United States of America to Panama in this page.

Quick Chart at-a-glance

  United States of America Panama  
Voltage: 120V. 110V. icons/teeth.gif icons/exclamation2.gif  
Plugs Type: A, B. A, B. icons/teeth.gif  
Hertz: 60Hz. 60Hz. icons/teeth.gif  

The Chart Explained

If you are an electrical savvy, perhaps the previous chart is all you need. If this is not the case, you can continue reading and discover what the chart is saying!

Plugs and Sockets at each country

In United States of America the following plugs are used:

Plug Type A Plug Type B
Outlet Type A Outlet Type B

... and in Panama you will use:

Plug Type A Plug Type B
Outlet Type A Outlet Type B



Similar voltage

The voltage is not exact, but the difference is usually tolerable by eletrical devices. Its mostly safe to plug your electrical aparatus in Panama without a voltage adapter. If you have any concerns with a special device i.e. a medical device, you probably want to seek further profesional information. Congratulations, you will not need an voltage adapter.

Plugs Type

Same connectors

Ideal situation, all the connectors used in United States of America are also used in Panama. You will not need any adapter (but please check voltages and the other sections of this report). Congratulations!!!!


You are lucky, you don't need an adapter.

Adapters you can buy

You can buy the following multi-purpose adapters from Amazon. Please also take a look at the recommended gadgets for your trip.


Equal Hertz

This is the perfect situation. You will not have any clock shift issue with the same Hertz.