PlugShare offers a host of features that have made it the most popular EV charging station locator app:

  • PlugScores show the highest-rated stations based on user reviews.
  • Photos and station details help drivers with last-mile navigation.
  • Reviews and tips from other users, as well as real-time availability, let drivers know what to expect at each station.
  • Filters show only stations compatible with a driver’s vehicle. Filters can be adjusted to suit driver preferences for station type and charging network.
  • Pay with PlugShare allows users to pay for charging conveniently through a mobile phone at participating locations.
  • Messaging lets drivers coordinate with each other to share public stations.
  • Notifications can alert users when a new charging station is installed nearby.
  • Community moderation allows users to add new charging stations or report errors with station listings.
  • Trip planner helps users plan a road trip by showing all stations along the route.
  • Check-ins