No connection or subscription - just charge and go!

If you are an occasional user of the network, it is recommended you use our Pay-As-You-Go (PAYG) price plan. 

There are two Pay As You Go payment options:
Pay As You Go:
Make a once off transaction at any ESB charge point via the ecar connect app. No account required.
 Register with us and load your account with pre-paid credit either online via your ESB ecars account or on our ecar connect app.


The PAYG price plan can be summarised as follows*:

We charge per unit of electricity known as kilowatt hour (kWh). The mileage you will get per kWh will depend on your vehicle and driving style.


What's Included?

• Charge and go via our ecar connect app
• Live charge point map
• 24/7 customer care support
• Free ESB charge point access card worth €9.20. Initial top up of €20 required (Pre Pay only)
• Option to purchase additional ESB charge point access card for a once off €9.20 fee



Note: To ensure a charge point is available for the next user, an overstay fee of €8 applies for charging sessions longer than 45 minutes on ESB fast and high power chargers and after ten hours on standard chargers.  


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Introductory Offer

€4.79 monthly subscription

  • Standard
  • 33.6 c/kWh
  • Fast
  • 39.4 c/kWh
  • High Power
  • 42.3 c/kWh

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