How to Find Free Charging Stations

2022 Hyundai Kona electric

There’s no denying that EVs and hybrids are becoming more and more popular across the country. Consequently, more and more charging stations are being built throughout Milledgeville. However, you’ll want to take into consideration that many of these stations come with a charge fee. 

Are you trying to skip costly fees during your next trip to a area charging station? Not sure how to find free charging stations near your home? Here at Five Star Automotive Group, we’ve broken down some popular apps for finding EV charging stations, and how to find free charging stations in general, below!



How to Find Free Charging Stations Around

So, how do you find a no-cost charging station near your home? A simple Google search should suffice! Many free charging stations are clustered around each other, so one search query ought to satisfy your needs. However, if you’re on a cross-country trip, you may have to get a bit more creative and search the following common spots:

  • National parks 
  • Colleges
  • Museums
  • Casinos
  • Parking Garages
  • Public beaches
  • Dealerships
  • Busy chain restaurants
  • Some police stations
  • Malls
  • Hotel chains
  • Shopping Plazas
  • Visitor centers near highways
  • Energy-focused businesses

Using an App to Find EV Charging Stations for Free

You can also use online applications to find free-to-use EV charging stations in unfamiliar areas. These apps make it easy to locate a charging station nearby and on the go, rather than having to pre-plan your route for hours online. So, what are some good apps to find EV charging stations near you? Some of the most popularly used resources are:

  • Open Charge Map
  • PlugShare
  • Chargeway
  • EV Connect
  • ChargeHub
  • ChargePoint

Five Star Automotive Group is Your Go-to-Source for All Things EV & Hybrid

Are you simply figuring out all the logistics of owning a new hybrid or EV before you begin financing your very own vehicle? Then you’ll want to contact us at Five Star Automotive Group for further assistance with your research gathering process. However, if you’re ready to begin purchasing your very own hybrid/electric car, we encourage you to take a gander at our new vehicle inventory today!


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