BMWX5 xDrive45e (2020) electric chargers

Plug-In Hybrid


24 kWh


Type 2


54 miles

Benefit in kind


CO2 Emissions

34 g/km

BMW X5 xDrive45e Home Charging Guide

After the success of its early plug-in hybrids, BMW has quickly expanded its PHEV range to include its X series of SUVs and 4x4s. This X5 xDrive45e boasts a 24kWh battery for 54 miles of pure electric range (WLTP) and 0-62mph time of 5.6 seconds. 

BMW X5 xDrive45e charging time is about seven hours from empty to full although it's unlikely you'll need the full 54-miles range for your daily drive. Compare home charge points for the X5 below.

BMW X5 xDrive45e 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


Commander 2


from £1260.00

Good for business

Aimed at businesses and public locations

BMW X5 xDrive45e Charging Time

It's rare anyone needs to charge their car from empty to full. In fact, most of the time you will simply "top up" your car's battery for two to three hours overnight. Learn more about home charging here

Take advantage of cheaper electricity tariffs and charge your BMW X5 xDrive45e overnight and drive away fully charged every morning.

Method kW Typical location Charging time (empty to full)
Standard three-pin plug 2.3 Home 10 hours
Dedicated home charging point* 7.4* Home 7 hours* (limited to 3.7kW by car)
Fast charger n/a n/a n/a
Rapid charger n/a n/a n/a

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

BMW X5 xDrive45e Charging Cost

School run, commute to the office? You can drive up to 54 miles purely on low-cost electric power.

A full home charge on a BMW X5 xDrive45e costs around £2.40.

Did you know?

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

Compare energy tariffs for your BMW X5 xDrive45e

Battery size

24 kWh

Charge speed

5 mph


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