Citroën C-Zero Charger Guide

The complete guide to charging the Citroën Z-Cero, covering the range, charging cost, charging time and more.

Citroën C-Zero Range

  • Citroën C-Zero range is about 93 miles and has a battery size of 14.5kWh.
  • Range varies widely depending on driving style, driving conditions and several other factors.
Citroën C-Zero Range Scenarios:
Balanced Driving (no AC or heating) Motorway Driving (with AC or heating)
80 miles range 60 miles range

How much does it cost to charge a Citroën C-Zero?

Did you know your Citroën C-Zero saves you almost £1,000 a year in fuel compared to an average petrol car?

  • Charging the Citroën C-Zero at home costs about £3.80.
  • Cost of a running a Citroën C-Zero is around 3.8p per mile.

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Citroën C-Zero Charging Time

  • Charging a Citroën C-Zero from empty with a standard 3 pin plug takes about 6 hours.
  • Charging at home with a 3.7kW charging point only takes less than 4 hours.
  • The CHAdeMO connector for rapid charging provides up to 62.5kW and will charge your C-Zero in just 15 minutes.
Citroën C-Zero Charging Time:
Charging Time
3 Pin Plug 6 hours
3.7kW Charging Point 4 hours
CHAdeMO Rapid Charger 15 minutes

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Citroën C-Zero Charger - POD Point

How to charge a Citroën C-Zero

You can charge a Citroën C-Zero with a standard 3 pin plug or a dedicated charging point. Most electric car charging takes place at home with a charging point.

  • Home charging points are professionally installed in your garage, making sure you C-Zero is fully charged overnight.
  • Public charging stations are found in supermarkets, car parks and other destinations across the UK. They are typically free to use.
  • Workplace charging points are becoming increasingly popular with employers. They are installed as a staff incentive and are typically free to use.
  • Rapid charging stations provide a quick charge for a fee of about £6.50 for 30 minutes of charging. They are found at motorway service stations.

Citroën C-Zero connector type and charge rate

When deciding on which chargepoint to charge your Citroën C-Zero from, you need to know the connector type (Type 1 or Type 2 plug) and the maximum single-phase charge rate (3.7kW or 7kW).

  • The Citroën C-Zero uses a Type 2 connector.
  • The C-Zero uses a single-phase charge rate of up to 3.7kW.

How much does a Citroën C-Zero charging point cost?

A 3.7kW charging point typically costs from £279* fully installed.

*Pricing assumes eligibility of the OLEV grant and standard install terms.

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