BMWi3s 120Ah (2018) electric chargers

Battery Electric Vehicle


42.2 kWh


Type 2


177 miles

Benefit in kind


CO2 Emissions

0 g/km

BMW i3s 120Ah Home Charging Guide

The wonderfully designed BMW i3 is available with a 120Ah (or 42.2kWh) battery which offers a WLTP range of 193 miles. It's so good that it has outlasted the Range Extender edition which featured a small petrol generator to boost the range. This sporty i3s version offers a bit more performance than the standard i3, completing the 0-62mph sprint in 6.9 seconds.

Charging time for the BMW i3s 120Ah is about six hours using a dedicated home charge point like those below. If you use a public rapid charger, you can charge the battery to 80% in about 36 minutes.  

BMW i3s 120Ah compatible chargers


Easee One


from £629.00

Premium, stylish, affordable

New in the UK - From Norway

Syncs with your energy tariff

A total game-changer

Easy-to-use app

Slick and user friendly

World's smallest charger

Punches above its weight

The Grand Designs choice

Arguably the smartest-looking

Designed by Tesla for Tesla

Features specialised only to Tesla's

Charging Cable

5-metre EV charging cable (Type 2)


from £142.00

Premium quality

For public and untethered home chargers

Charging Cable

10-metre EV charging cable (Type 2)


from £174.00

Premium quality

For public and untethered home chargers


Commander 2


from £1260.00

Good for business

Aimed at businesses and public locations

BMW i3s 120Ah Charging Time

Take advantage of cheaper electricity tariffs and charge your BMW i3s 120Ah overnight and drive away fully charged every morning.

Method kW Typical location Charging time (empty to full)
Standard three-pin plug 2.3 Home 19 hours
Dedicated home charging point 7.4 Home 6 hours
Fast charger 22* Offices, commercial buildings, car parks, supermarkets, leisure centres 4 hours* (limited to 11kW by the vehicle)
Rapid charger Up to 50 Motorway services, car parks 36 minutes

* Limited by on-board charger, vehicle cannot charge faster.

BMW i3s 120Ah Charging Cost

School run, commute to the office? You can drive up to 177 miles purely on low-cost electric power.

A full home charge on a BMW i3s 120Ah costs around £4.22.

Did you know?

A typical overnight electricity rate is around 10p per kWh.

Compare energy tariffs for your BMW i3s 120Ah

Battery size

42.2 kWh

Charge speed

35 mph


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