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Guide for the traveller with plugs

How to use plugs from Greenland in Denmark

Plugs, sockets, adapters and other information needed for travelling from Greenland to Denmark in this page. If you want a report for other countries, re-start the wizard to find to electric adapters for your trip here.

Quick Chart at-a-glance

  Greenland Denmark  
Voltage: 220V. 230V. icons/teeth.gif icons/exclamation2.gif  
Plugs Type: C, K. C, K. icons/teeth.gif  
Hertz: 50Hz. 50Hz. icons/teeth.gif  

If you are 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 Greenland the following plugs are used: (includes Nuuk, Ilulissat, Narsaq, Qaqortoq, Sisimiut, Kangerlussuaq, Aasiaat.)

Greenland' Plug Type C Greenland' Plug Type K
Plug Type C Plug Type K
Greenland' Outlet Type C Greenland' Outlet Type K
Outlet Type C Outlet Type K

... and in Denmark you will use: (includes Copenhagen, Aarhus, Odense, Aalborg, Roskilde, Svendborg, Skagen.)

Denmark' Plug Type C Denmark' Plug Type K
Plug Type C Plug Type K
Denmark' Outlet Type C Denmark' Outlet Type K
Outlet Type C Outlet Type K

Copenhagen Boat trip

Copenhagen Boat trip


We have a post "Plugs & Travel Adapters for your next trip to Europe", maybe you want to read it.


Similar voltage

The voltage is not exact, but the difference is usually tolerable by electrical devices. Its mostly safe to plug your electrical apparatus from Greenland in Denmark without a voltage adapter. If you have any concerns with a special device i.e. a medical device, you probably want to seek further professional help.

Plugs Type

Same connectors

Ideal situation, all the connectors used in Greenland are also used in Denmark. 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.

Finally, by the way ...

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