PlugShare 4+

#1 EV Charger Map & Community

Recargo, Inc.

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    • Offers In-App Purchases


Download the most accurate EV and Tesla charging station map.

PlugShare is the world’s largest EV driver community. Drivers contribute station reviews and photos to help the EV community make the most informed charging decisions possible.

Drivers can filter the PlugShare map by plug type, including CHAdeMO and SAE/CCS, as well as charging speed, including Level 1, Level 2, and DC Fast Chargers such as Tesla Superchargers. You can also filter by charging provider – the PlugShare map includes detailed station information for every major EV charging network in North America, Europe, and much of the rest of the world, including:

- ChargePoint
- Tesla Destination
- Electrify America
- Supercharger
- EVgo
- SemaConnect
- Shell Recharge
- Renovatio Asset Management
- Chargefox
- Blink
- SemaCharge
- Volta
- bp pulse
- BC Hydro EV
- GRIDSERVE Electric Highway
- ChargeNet
- Sun Country
- Petro-Canada
- Circuit Electrique
- Pod Point
- Evie Networks
- GeniePoint
- Vector
- Lidl eCharge
- Ivy
- Osprey Charging Network Ltd

With PlugShare, you can:

- Find public charging stations compatible with your EV (or EVs if you have multiple electric vehicles)
- Filter for connector type, charging speed, and amenities like food or bathrooms
- Check for station functionality and current availability
- Link to your favorite navigation app for directions to your selected charger
- Pay for charging with Pay with PlugShare (at participating locations) and monitor your session
- Add new charging stations to the map as you discover them
- Receive notifications when a new charger is installed nearby
- Find all the charging stations along a road trip route with a built-in EV trip planner
- Use PlugShare with Apple CarPlay to browse nearby charging locations, bookmarked locations, and trips you've planned from the built-in display of CarPlay compatible vehicles
- And more!

PlugShare helps drivers find chargers compatible with any EV, including Tesla Model X, Tesla Model Y, and Tesla Model 3; the Ford Mustang Mach-E, Chevrolet Bolt, VW ID.4, Nissan LEAF, BMW i3, Audi e-tron, Hyundai Kona, Hyundai Ioniq 5, Porsche Taycan, Kia e-Niro, Volvo XC40, Polestar and all other electric vehicles on the market.

Download PlugShare and join the PlugShare community today!

What’s New

Version 7.4.0

The latest version contains bug fixes and performance improvements based on your feedback.

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
100.2K Ratings

100.2K Ratings

manyworlds ,

Gave us flexibility and peace of mind planning routes across the country

Last month’s round trip between east coast and Kansas was our first in a new Model Y. In some areas like S Missouri good charging stations are scarce or nonexistent. Nobody wants to end up running out of juice and learn there’s no charging in range ahead-and backtracking is required. We carried cables and converters for all charger types, but never had to use anything but superchargers and lower power (and free) Tesla connections at several motels. Being able to map out entire 1500 mile northern and southern routes, planning for adequate charging and our overnight stops was pretty easy and confidence building. It took only an hour or so the evening before each of our 1500 mile legs. Then we were free to enjoy the drive and scenery with no anxiety. PlugShare is a very nice complement to Tesla’s on board navigation to one’s next charge station.

Developer Response ,

This is so amazing to hear and happy to hear that PlugShare has been your go to for your road trips! We hope you continue to enjoy them and us by your side. Thanks for the 5 star review.

JoMoGotMojo ,

No user editing ability

Apparently, the ability to edit a charging station’s information has been removed from recent app versions. One of PlugShare’s great strengths WAS its crowd-sourced information by actual charger station users/customers. I tried to update a local station that recently added a Tesla plug, but I cannot find a way to edit. And the app’s Help feature provides inaccurate editing instructions that are apparently no longer available.

Update: The developer has informed me that some station owners request that the users be barred from editing their listings. Good to know. I have three suggestions. First, I’d suggest that PlugShare develop a process to enable and encourage these station owners to keep their listings up to date (e.g. “New Tesla connector available at this station.”). If users can’t edit station info, the owners should make darn sure to update their listings to reflect changes in status and features. Second, the app’s Help function should explain that some stations may not be editable by users. (Currently, the Help function doesn’t mention this, and that’s unnecessarily confusing. Third, station listings should clearly indicate whether stations may or may not be edited by users right on the listing (perhaps in place of the edit button?). My rating stands at 3 Stars. PlugShare remains an essential EV app, but its usefulness has declined as a result of these changes.

Developer Response ,

Please note some locations do not have the ability to be edited as these may be locations where the CPO directly feed us information about the station. Due to this, they have requested that no information be tampered with, which we have agreed to hold, thus the location being "locked" from editing. This usually occurs from major charge point operators. However, there may be times where the information is not up to date and a user wants to add this, but will still be locked as we will receive the data from them. We do thank you for your interest in wanting to keep PlugShare locations up to date and still have many where users can do this, but for some, this will not be possible. We thank you for your understanding and hope you continue enjoy using PlugShare!

Swb2734 ,

Get rid of “1st leg” results in Trips section

I’m updating my rating from 3 stars to 2 stars. After several year, for the life of me, I can t understand why you don’t update your trip function to include ALL Filtered chargers on a planned route, not just the first handful. Especially for those looking to do a long trip, you can’t plan it around just the first handful of chargers on your route. And clicking on “show all” crowds the map with too many chargers. Get on this, please! The Charge Way app does this just fine, showing all relevant chargers on a planned route. And you (PlugShare) at least used to do this on the web browser. What can’t you unlock this simple functionality for the app?

Please get rid of the “1st leg” limiting results in the Trips section and show all of the filtered results. It’s infuriating to not get all of the EVSE results for a planned trip and only get a portion (unless you do a “show all” which shows everything in the country and not just your route). Is this limitation on purpose? Because this limitation is not in your web GUI version. The EVSE search function is great, but that’s just roughly 50% of the apps functionality. The Trip Planner section is annoyingly “stunted”, and prevents it from being worthy of a 5 star one-stop-shop app.

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your honest feedback regarding Trip Planner! We'll always make sure to update our features as much as possible as we know many users enjoying using this function. Please make sure to check out our latest updates as they come out. Thanks!

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