EV charging made simple with AutoTrader and Octopus Energy

If you're thinking about an electric vehicle or have already placed an order, you'll want to know how you can charge for less.

We've created home and on the road charging solutions to make topping up cheaper and easier:

EV charger From £899. Install an electric vehicle charger at home with Octopus Energy for cheaper, more convenient charging
Energy tariff The average EV driver could save £800 a year smart charging on our Intelligent Octopus tariff with 6 hours of super cheap energy every night
Public charging Public charging made simple with one-card access to over 502,852 chargers in the UK and Europe

I want it all! Sign up to our our charger, tariff and public charging bundle!

New to electric vehicles? Skip to our beginners guide.

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EV Home Charging

Charger installation in the safe tentacles of an Octopus engineer. Select a premium charger from leading brands at the forefront of EV tech. All our chargers are:

Fast charging at 7kW (about 25mi/hr)

Type 2 connectors compatible with all plug-in EVs

All prices are reflective of a standard install. We'll check any grants you might be applicable for

Ohme Wallbox
From £899

Untethered Ohme ePod from £899

Tethered Ohme Home Pro from £975

*Works with Intelligent Octopus*

  • 3G/4G connectivity (easy to set up, no wifi issues)
  • App-controlled, with dynamic power balancing for maximum efficiency
  • Dimensions: (H)170x(W)200x(D)100 mm

Wallbox Pulsar Max
From £999

  • Smart scheduling for cost savings
  • Voice control enabled with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant
  • Dimensions: (H)166x(W)163x(D)82 mm

myenergi zappi

From £999 untethered, from £1,049 tethered

  • Solar balancing (charge up directly from your solar panels)
  • No earth rod
  • Dimensions: (H)439x(W)282x(D)122 mm

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Already have a charger?

If you already have an Ohme charger sign up for Intelligent Octopus here.

If you have any other brand of EV charger, check out our other smart tariffs.

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The easiest and cheapest way to home charge your EV

We've designed specific tariffs to allow EV drivers to charge overnight at a super cheap rate. Our Intelligent Octopus energy tariff will save you over £100 a month on average, compared with a default home energy tariff!

To join Intelligent Octopus, you will need an Ohme charger, or have a Audi, BMW, Cupra, Ford (only Mach E), Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Mini, Porsche, Renault, SEAT, Skoda, Tesla and Volkswagen car.

If you already have a charger, check out our other EV tariff, Octopus Go.

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Cheap charging at your fingertips

Intelligent Octopus always smart charges your EV on your super cheap rate. PLUS get six hours of cheap, green energy from 11.30 pm to 5.30 am every night, for home and charging.

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8% off public charging!

As an Intelligent Octopus customer, you'll get 8% off public charging at thousands of locations through Octopus Electoverse! Simply log in with your Octopus account and the discount will automatically apply

Any questions?

Read our Intelligent Octopus FAQs

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Charging on the go

One-tap access to over 502,852 public chargers across the UK and Europe with Octopus Electroverse


Charging your electric car used to mean a plethora of different cards, apps and subscriptions. Not anymore.

Electroverse gives you access to thousands of chargers with a single card and app, and a ton of useful driver features such as route planning and filtering chargers by your EV. Plus if you're an Octopus Energy home customer, your bills can be linked for the ultimate simplicity.

And the best bit? There are zero added costs or on-going fees - you'll simply pay the normal cost of using the charger - and in some cases, we offer a discounted rate!

I want it all! Sign up to our our charger, tariff and public charging bundle!

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New to EV's?

Answer these simple questions and we'll set you up with everything you need to charge at home or on the road:

You'll also find answers to all your big EV questions here.


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