How long does an electric car take to charge?
This depends on the size of the vehicle battery in kW and the rate of the charge in kWh. Based on an average 54kWh battery, a 50kWh public charger would take around 64 minutes to achieve a full 100% charge, whereas a typical 7kWh home charger would take around 7hrs 42 minutes. Find out more about the details behind how long it takes to charge an electric car.
How much does it cost to charge an electric car?
Based on 54kWh, the average cost to fully charge an electric car from empty to full is around €9.10 whilst the average monthly cost to keep an EV charged would be around €36.00. This data is based on fully charging your EV once per week at home. Another advantage is that EV’s are also exempt from paying Road Tax and significantly cheaper to maintain. Read our full guide about the cost of charging an electric car.