A nationwide network of rapid EV charging stations
InstaVolt is one of the largest public rapid networks in the UK, with over 900 rapid charging stations, and more sites added weekly.
InstaVolt was voted the UK's most loved and reliable charging network.
The InstaVolt bolt-on gives you access to...
How do you add the InstaVolt charging bolt-on to your subscription?
Included charge points with the InstaVolt charging bolt-on
Food and beverage
Motorway and A-road service areas
Leisure centres and gyms
Industry leading reputation for ease of use and reliability
Why drivers choose InstaVolt
Back on the road quickly and easily
All InstaVolt chargers are rapid or high-powered, with charging speeds between 50kW and 150kW being installed today. Most of the units can be upgraded to delivered faster rates of charging as battery technology develops.
Every electron we dispense is from a 100% renewable source, underpinning our commitment to a cleaner future.
Class-leading reliability and customer support
With over 99.5% site-level uptime, InstaVolt is by far the most reliable network in the UK.
How to use InstaVolt charging stations
Easy to use RFID card that comes with your Onto car.
No driver account or registration required.
1. Tap to start: tap your RFID card on the front of the machine.
2. Plugin and charge: insert the correct connector into your electric car, and press the “start” button.
3. Get back on the road: Once your car has reached the desired level of charge, press the “stop” button on the control panel, remove the charging cable and return the cable to its harness.
Do I need to pay for InstaVolt?
You need to add the InstaVolt charging bolt-on to your subscription for an additional £120 per month. Once added you will get unlimited access to charge your car on the InstaVolt network.
How can I get an InstaVolt card?
Each car will be supplied with an InstaVolt card which has instructions for how the bolt-on can be added if not purchased during the booking process.
If added to your subscription during the booking process, the card will be activated for use within 24 hours of your car arriving. If adding the bolt-on afterwards, a member of our customer support team will need to activate it for you.
Who do I call if I encounter a problem when I'm charging?
Call InstaVolt driver support, which is free and available 24/7 on 0808 281 4444.
Please be aware although InstaVolt does not impose a maximum stay, drivers are encouraged to move their vehicle once they have completed a charging session to allow other drivers to charge. Drivers are also advised to adhere to any parking enforcement on the site where the chargers are located. Onto and InstaVolt cannot be held liable for any fines or penalties incurred for failing to obey site-wide parking restrictions.
How quick is it to use an InstaVolt charger?
InstaVolt chargers are all rapid 50kWh+ chargers, capable of adding hundreds of miles of range in minutes.
What are the benefits of using a rapid charger?
Using a rapid charger (50kW +) will allow your car to charge at very fast speeds. Depending on the car you have and the charging capacity, you may be able to charge 0 - 80% in under 30 minutes!
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