|Charging Company||Cost||Card / App or Debit Card?||Notes||Link|
|Tesla Superchargers||£ 0.20 per kWh 400 kWh (~1,000 miles) of Supercharger credits are awarded annually. Or unlimited supercharging with referral code from existing owner||Debit card linked toaccount||Located across the UK and Europe. Currently Tesla vehicles only.||Tesla Supercharger Guides or Tesla.com/superchargers|
|Tesla Destination Chargers||Free for 99% of locations. Some locations require you to be a paying guest for use.||None||Located across the UK and Europe. Open to Tesla and Non Tesla vehicles.||Tesla Destination Chargers Explained|
|Ecotricity (Rapid)||17p per unit of energy you use, plus £3 connection fee per charge (maximum length of charging sessions to 45 minutes) for non-Ecotricity energy customers||App||Located at most motorway service stations. Suggested that you use a chademo adapter when charging for the peak performance. All units have||Ecotricity.co.uk|
|Chargemaster Polar Plus (Mostly 7kW but some Rapid)||Monthly Subscription of £7.85 p/m + VAT + 9p/kWh||RFID Card||First 3 months free. Some locations are free to charge at. Linked in with some CYC locations.||polar-network.com|
|Chargemaster Polar Instant (Mostly 7kW but some Rapid)||£1.20-£1.50 admin connection charge + £6/30mins rapid or £1.50 7kW||App||Some locations are free to charge at.||polarinstant.com|
|PodPoint||Most are free 7kW chargers||App||Up to 15 minutes of free charging is available simply by plugging in; to extend the charge beyond 15 minutes, payment needs to be provided via iPhone app or website. Each charger has a unique name, e.g. Lisa-Chris||open.pod-point.com & pod-point.com|
|ChargeYourCar (CYC)||Most are free, including rapid chargers. £1 connection fee (Free at all Scotland locations)||Card||A must for Scotland.||ChargeYourCar.org|
|ChargePointGenie||Rapid London (inside M25) Connection fee £1.80 Cost per kW hour £0.30p Overstay charge after 1 hour £10.00 Rest of UK (outside M25) Connection fee £1.00 Cost per kW hour £0.30p Overstay charge after 1 hour £10.00 Fast London (inside M25) Connection fee £0.50 Cost per kW hour £0.30p Overstay charge after 4 hours £10.00 Rest of UK (outside M25) Connection fee £0.50 Cost per kW hour £0.30p Overstay charge after 4 hours £10.00||RFID Card or App||chargepointservices.co.uk|
|TeslowJuice||Bottle of Wine for a full charge. Thank you for anything else.||Free||Open to Model S & Model X Tesla Owners ONLY||teslowjuice.com|
|SourceLondon||Full £4/month or Flexi £10 one off + (Rapid) £1.80 session fee + £0.30 per kWh OR 3.6p (Full) or 5.9p (Flexi) for 3-7kW chargers||App or Website||You can reserve chargers from the app||SourceLondon.net|
Charging away from home
UK Charging Networks – What cards, apps and accounts do I need?
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