Shell Recharge Ultra Rapid

Prices for December 2021

The price of Shell Recharge Ultra Rapid

Shell offers Ultra Rapid EV charging at a number of their roadside service stations and partner locations. You can pay using contactless or use the Shell recharge app and card. Shell charges a pre-authorisation fee, which is adjusted to your usage amount after charging. App users receive a monthly invoice to pay.

Shell uses a bank pre-authorisation of £20 for each transaction.

Cost per kWh 49p

Pricing information last updated on December 17th 2021.

The cost of charging a car with Shell Recharge Ultra Rapid

If you were to charge an average sized electric car using Shell Recharge Ultra Rapid would cost you around 14 pence per mile, based on travelling the UK average monthly mileage of 616 miles*. This is about 0% more expensive than petrol AFR rates and 17% more expensive than diesel AFR rates.

Note that this is just an indication. The exact cost will vary based the fuel efficiency of the vehicle being charged . Use our vehicle selector below to get a more specific estimate.

Average UK monthly mileage 616 miles
Average miles per kWh 3.5
Energy needed per month 176 kWh
Approx cost to travel 616 miles £86.24
Approx cost per mile 14 pence

* Average UK monthly mileage based on RAC Foundation data.
AFR (Advisory Fuel Rates) prices for petrol and diesel from data, based on 1401 to 2000cc petrol engine sizes and 1601 to 2000cc diesel engine sizes.

Check the cost of charging a specific vehicle with Shell Recharge Ultra Rapid

Use our vehicle selector to see a more specific indication of charging cost for this tariff.