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Guide for the traveller with plugs

Report for using plugs from United States of America in Antigua

Plugs, sockets, adapters and other information needed for travelling from United States of America to Antigua in this page. You can re-start the wizard to change countries.

Quick Chart at-a-glance

  United States of America Antigua  
Voltage: 120V. 230V. 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:

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

... and in Antigua you will use:

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



Different Voltages

You will not be able to use your electrical aparatus using a simple plug adapter. You will need either an transformer (to reduce voltage) or an elevator. Some electronic devices are able to work in a wide range of votages, i.e. from 100v to 250v, but please check its labels before pluging; you can destroy the device if you are lucky, but you can generate a fire in the worst case.

Plugs Type

Same connectors

Ideal situation, all the connectors used in United States of America are also used in Antigua. 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.