Electric cars and chargers

Electric cars and chargers

Charge your electric vehicle at LeShuttle

Electric car drivers can take advantage of the charging points at both our Folkestone and Calais terminals.

Make your trip across the Channel even more sustainable

The terminals at LeShuttle, formerly known as Eurotunnel Le Shuttle, provide ample charging capacity.

 

At both terminals, the rapid 50 kW chargers are free until the 1st June. The cost will then be 0.50 pence per kwh. to use You can fully charge your EV in 30-60 minutes, depending on your battery size. 


At Folkestone we have available four 210 kw EV Box Modular Engie Ultra Rapid chargers for 0,50 pence / KWH. We have eight 210 kW ultra rapid chargers at our Calais terminal for 0.5€ per kwh. These can charge your vehicle in no time at all.   


You will find dedicated Tesla Superchargers at the terminal buildings on both sides of the Channel. 


Enjoy a coffee in our terminal building while you wait, and start your road trip with maximum range!


Please note: The UK DBT charger is currently out of service. We ask for your patience until the charger is replaced.

Electric vehicle charging point FAQs

What charge cards are required?

At our Folkestone Terminal, Engie car chargers are programmed to work with any operator cards, or you can also scan the QR code on one of the two connectors available to get the charge which is free up to the 1st June;
Tesla chargers are also available and normal charges apply.

At our Calais Terminal, Engie car chargers are programmed to work with any operator cards, or you can also scan the QR code on one of the two connectors available to get the charge which costs 50 cents per kwh.

Can I use the chargers if I'm travelling Flexiplus?

At our Folkestone Terminal, all-electric car chargers are located at the main terminal building. If you wish to use the car chargers before you head over to the Flexiplus lounge, please use the standard check-in lanes for easier access. 

At our Calais Terminal Engie and Tesla car chargers are available at the fleixplus lounge and at our main passenger terminal building.

Why charge your EV at our LeShuttle terminals?
  • Dedicated spaces at both our UK and France terminals
  • Fast charge your car in less time that it takes to cross the channel!
  • All major types of electric car provided for (CHAdeMO, AC Type2, Tesla)
  • Fast and slow charge cables for universal and hybrid electric cars
  • Enjoy a coffee in our Passenger Terminal Buildings while you wait!

Important: Customers with vehicles that require a Type 2 plug must be in possession of and use their own charging cable. None are provided or available on the terminal.