VolvoXC40 Recharge T5 Plug-In Hybrid (2019) electric chargers

Plug-In hybrid


10.3 kWh


Type 2


27 miles

Benefit in kind


CO2 Emissions

47 g/km

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 PHEV Home Charging Guide

The Volvo XC40 plug-in hybrid is a no-brainer for the Swedish manufacturer. The XC40 has been fantastically popular so it makes sense to offer a plug-in hybrid variant with 27 miles of pure electric range, as well as the full electric XC40 Recharge.

Charging time for the Volvo XC40 PHEV is about three hours from empty to full when using a 7.4kW home charger.

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 Plug-In Hybrid compatible chargers

The original Ohme charger

Syncs with your energy tariff

Our most popular charger

Stylish, simple and works as tethered or untethered

Upgraded version of Ohme Home

Better looks and no earth rod required

A good all-rounder

Good looks and easy to use

World's smallest charger

A wide range of app features

The Grand Designs choice

Unrivalled range of finishes to suit your home

Designed by Tesla for Tesla cars

Unique features enabled for Tesla vehicles


Commander 2


from £1260.00

Good for business

Aimed at businesses and public locations

Charging Cable

5m Charging Cable (grey)


from £179.00

Premium quality

Made in the UK

Charging Cable

10m Charging Cable (grey)


from £205.00

Longer cable for extra flexibility

Made in the UK

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 Plug-In Hybrid 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 Volvo XC40 plug-in hybrid overnight and drive away fully charged every morning.

Method kW Typical location Charging time (empty to full)
Standard three-pin plug 2.3 Home 4.5 hours
Dedicated home charging point 7.4* Home 3 hours* (limited to 3.7kW by vehicle)
Fast charger 22* Offices, commercial buildings, car parks, supermarkets, leisure centres 3 hours* (limited to 3.7kW by vehicle)
Rapid charger n/a   n/a

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

Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 Plug-In Hybrid Charging Cost

School run, commute to the office? You can drive up to 27 miles purely on low-cost electric power.

A full home charge on a Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 Plug-In Hybrid costs around £1.03.

Did you know?

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

Public Charging Made Simple

Compare energy tariffs for your Volvo XC40 Recharge T5 Plug-In Hybrid

Battery size

10.3 kWh

Charge speed

6 mph


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