Charging your Volvo

Learn how simple and cost-effective it can be to charge your electric car.

Charge where you live life.
At home, at work, at the gym and your favourite grocery store.

Personalise your charging routines.

Make it easier to keep your Volvo electric car charged night and day with charging routines that reflect your lifestyle.

Charging times for your electric car

How long it takes to charge your car depends on the car model and how much charge it has when you top up.

Fast charging

DC charging at select public charging stations

Pure Electric

27-35 (up to 200kW)min

Typical times to charge from 10% to 80% (150kW)
Plug-in hybrid


Not available for home use
Regular charging

AC charging at most public charging stations and home wallboxes

Pure Electric


Typical times to charge from 0% to 100% (11kW)
Plug-in hybrid


Typical times to charge from 0% to 100% (6.4kW)

Charging times will vary and are dependent on factors such as outdoor temperature, current battery temperature, charging equipment, battery condition and car condition.

Rear sideview of the C40 plugged into a wall charger
Charging a Volvo pure electirc

Make the most of your car’s battery life by charging up to 90 per cent capacity and maintaining a charge of no less than 20 per cent for typical daily driving.

Partial view of Volvo seen from side in white interior environment charging at charging post
Charging a Volvo plug-in hybrid

Charging the car’s battery to 100% lets you utilise every mile of your plug-in hybrid’s electric range. With a combustion engine as backup, a low charge is nothing to worry about.

Explore electrification

Discover more about owning and driving a Volvo Recharge car.