câble de recharge pour voiture electrique

Charging cables for electric cars

Frequently asked questions

Before choosing your cable, check out the type of connector which is most used in your geographical area. To charge your EV or plug-in hybrid in Europe, a cable with a Type 2 connector at the charge point end is perfectly suitable. Cables with a Type 3C connector are compatible with a large number of public charging stations in France.

It is advisable to choose a charging cable length of between 5 and 7 m to cover charging your EV or plug-in hybrid in all situations. According to where your connector port is located on your vehicle and the position of the charging station, the distance between the two connectors can vary.

Charging time using a household socket and a cable can vary according to the vehicle’s battery capacity. To find out more, consult our Vehicles page.

Single-phase 11kW charging cables found on the market correspond to a maximum power rating of 7kW.

For an EV with a maximum power rating of 11kW, we recommend that you purchase a single-phase 7kW charging cable or a 3-phase 22kW charging cable.