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Which connectors are available?
To make journeys most convenient, the following charging solutions and connectors are available. View our per-country overview of the most common charging networks and how to make use of them at the bottom of this page.


Tesla Mobile Connector*

Tesla Mobile Connector
Tesla Mobile Connector* Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
+ Domestic Adapter Yes 2.3 kW or 6 – 9 miles
+ Blue industrial adapter 16A Yes 3.7 kW or 9 - 14 miles
+ Blue industrial adapter 32A No, to be purchased at Tesla Service Centers 7.4 kW or 19 – 29 miles 
The Mobile Connector is the most flexible charging solution while travelling, as a variety of connectors allow you to plug in nearly everywhere. As standard, a domestic adapter and an industrial adapter will come with your new Tesla car. Check the per-country overview below to find out if you need to purchase specific adapters for charging abroad.
We recommend leaving the Tesla Mobile Connector in the trunk to be able to charge upon arrival even when no dedicated charging infrastructure is present.
Tesla Mobile Connector* Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
Tesla Mobile Connector + Domestic Adapter Yes 2.3 kW or 6 – 9 miles
+ Blue industrial adapter 16A Yes 3.7 kW or 9 - 14 miles
+ Blue industrial adapter 32A No, to be purchased at Tesla Service Centers 7.4 kW or 19 – 29 miles 
The Mobile Connector is the most flexible charging solution while travelling, as a variety of connectors allow you to plug in nearly everywhere. As standard, a domestic adapter and an industrial adapter will come with your new Tesla car. Check the per-country overview below to find out if you need to purchase specific adapters for charging abroad.
We recommend leaving the Tesla Mobile Connector in the trunk to be able to charge upon arrival even when no dedicated charging infrastructure is present.

Type 2 cable

Type 2 cable
Type 2 cable
Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
Yes Model S: 16.5 kW or 50 miles 
Model X: 16.5 kW or 41 miles
Model 3: 11 kW or 43 miles
Note: the charge rate is limited by the car and not the cable.
The Type 2 cable is included as standard equipment with a new Tesla, allowing you to charge on public infrastructure. Check the per-country overview below to find out which public charging networks are most common per country.
Type 2 cable Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
Type 2 cable Yes Model S: 16.5 kW or 50 miles 
Model X: 16.5 kW or 41 miles
Model 3: 11 kW or 43 miles
Note: the charge rate is limited by the car and not the cable.
The Type 2 cable is included as standard equipment with a new Tesla, allowing you to charge on public infrastructure. Check the per-country overview below to find out which public charging networks are most common per country.

Tesla Wall Connector

Tesla Wall Connector
Tesla Wall Connector
Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
No, to be purchased at Tesla Service Centers Model S: 16.5 kW or 50 miles 
Model X: 16.5 kW or 41 miles
Model 3: 11 kW or 43 miles
Note: the charge rate is limited by the car and not the cable.
Tesla recommends installing a Wall Connector near your parking space, at home or at work. Find out how to install the Tesla Wall Connector, how fast you can charge at your home and answers to Frequently Asked Questions on the home charging installation page.
Tesla Wall Connector Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
Tesla Wall Connector No, to be purchased at Tesla Service Centers Model S: 16.5 kW or 50 miles 
Model X: 16.5 kW or 41 miles
Model 3: 11 kW or 43 miles
Note: the charge rate is limited by the car and not the cable.
Tesla recommends installing a Wall Connector near your parking space, at home or at work. Find out how to install the Tesla Wall Connector, how fast you can charge at your home and answers to Frequently Asked Questions on the home charging installation page.

Tesla Supercharger

Tesla Supercharger
Tesla Supercharger
Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
Supercharger stations are equipped with a fixed cable, so no additional equipment is required. Up to 120 kW or 250-300 miles
Tesla operates an extensive network of Superchargers along strategic routes to facilitate long distance travelling. See an overview of our current and future Superchargers .
With the cable built in to the Supercharger, no additional equipment is required. A small fee applies to Supercharge. Familiarize yourself with our paid Supercharger program here.
Tesla Supercharger Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
Tesla Supercharger Supercharger stations are equipped with a fixed cable, so no additional equipment is required. Up to 120 kW or 250-300 miles
Tesla operates an extensive network of Superchargers along strategic routes to facilitate long distance travelling. See an overview of our current and future Superchargers .
With the cable built in to the Supercharger, no additional equipment is required. A small fee applies to Supercharge. Familiarize yourself with our paid Supercharger program here.

CHAdeMO

CHAdeMO
CHAdeMO
Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
No, to be purchased at Tesla Service Centers Up to 43 kW or 80-100 miles
Only compatible with Model S & X
The CHAdeMO adapter can be used at public charging stations with a CHAdeMO connector. Third parties operate public pay-to-use charging networks across Europe.
CHAdeMO Standard with delivery Max. charge rate and added range per hour**
CHAdeMO No, to be purchased at Tesla Service Centers Up to 43 kW or 80-100 miles
Only compatible with Model S & X
The CHAdeMO adapter can be used at public charging stations with a CHAdeMO connector. Third parties operate public pay-to-use charging networks across Europe.

*All Tesla cars produced before 3 December 2018, have received the first generation Universal Mobile Connector with a domestic adapter and an industrial adapter based upon the country of delivery. Adapters from different generations of Mobile Connectors are not compatible.
**Please be aware that charge rates can be influenced by external factors (state of charge, temperature, driving behavior)

Which connectors can be used where?
The main charging solutions and networks per country are listed in the overview below. By selecting the country, you can find the recommended connectors to take with you, as well as resources to find charging locations and suggested charging operators.

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Questions?

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the Technical Support Team.

 

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