The Phoenix area was an early adopter when it came to EV charging stations during the second wave of electric vehicle technology which was introduced by Nissan, General Motors and Tesla in the early 2010s. Many Phoenix communities worked with charging network companies in those early years and the area had more than 250 charging stations by 2012. Now, the Phoenix metro area, which includes Mesa and Scottsdale, has more than 1,087 public EV charging stations as of March 2020.
During the last three years, companies have added more than 450 EV charging stations to the Phoenix metro area with an approximate 15% yr/yr growth in 2019 for level 2 and 3 units. And 2020 is looking strong as the Phoenix area has 89 new stations in the last 90 days.
There are multiple charging networks in the Phoenix area, including ChargePoint, EVgo, SemaConnect, Electrify America and the Blink Charging company, to name a few. Blink is the leader in the area with more than 350 charging stations. The leader in DC fast charging deployment in Phoenix is Tesla and its 92 Supercharger stations, while Electrify America has added numerous charging units in 2019 to support new electric models coming from Volkswagen, Audi, and Ford. Electrify America has more than 20 DC fast charging stations in the Phoenix metro area and the holder of the highest powered stations located in Anthem and Casa Grande, Az. at 350 kW. Currently, no EV model can accept that much power but the Porsche Taycan did achieve at a rate of 270 kW during its North American debut back in 2019. The overall total of DC fast charging stations in the Phoenix area is more than 215 as of March 2020.
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Charging Stats
1,100 Total Stations
23 Free Stations
69 New Stations (90 days)
154 Fast Chargers
32 CHAdeMO Plugs
51 CCS Plugs
705 J-1772 Plugs
Top Charging Networks in Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale
Blink 312 stations
ChargePoint 169 stations
Tesla Destination 95 stations
Supercharger 92 stations
Grocery and Retail Stores with EV Charging in the Phoenix Metro Area
Phoenix has more than 780 EV charging stations at grocery and retail stores as of March 2020. Many of the new charging stations in the metro area are fast chargers from networks like EVgo and Electrify America with CCS/SAE and CHadEMO connectors. To view all the grocery and retail stores in Phoenix with EV charging stations, visit PlugShare.com and apply the “grocery” and “shopping” filters and “payment required locations” option. Below are the highest-ranked stores in the Phoenix area with electric vehicle charging stations:
Below are the top-ranked grocery and retail stores with charging stations in the Phoenix Area:
Pricing for charging varies at grocery and retail locations, so be sure to check PlugShare.com for recent pricing and comments about charging health.
Hotels with EV Charging Stations in the Phoenix Area
Are you looking for EV charging stations at hotels while visiting Phoenix? Hotel properties in the Phoenix area offer more than 270 charging stations as of March 2020 and most are Level 2 units. Not only are high-end luxury hotels adding charging stations in the Phoenix area, but also hotel chains like Hilton, Best Western and Holiday Inn. To view all hotels with charging options, apply the “lodging” filter and “payment required locations” option. Also visit PlugShare’s EV Trip Planner if stopping in Phoenix to help organize and plan your charging stops.
Below are some of the top-ranked hotels for electric vehicle charging stations, using our community-based PlugScore ratings system, below:
Public Parking with EV Charging Stations in the Phoenix Metro Area
Looking for public parking in Phoenix with EV Charging? According to PlugShare, the Phoenix area has more than 704 EV charging stations via the EV parking filter. Below are the highest reviewed lots in Phoenix with EV parking:
Phoenix has 92 Tesla Superchargers as well as 95 Tesla Destination Chargers. There are a total of 926 charging stations in the Phoenix area that can charge a Tesla as of March 2020. If you’re looking to charge a Tesla S, 3, X, Y or Tesla Roadster in the Phoenix area, follow these steps:
If you’re traveling to Phoenix in a Tesla, visit our Tesla Trip Planner to locate hotels with Tesla compatible charging stations, which include J-1772 stations and destination chargers. Below are the top ranked hotels in the Phoenix metro area with Tesla charging stations:
The easiest way to view all charging stations compatible with your vehicle in the Phoenix area is to register for PlugShare.com and add the make and model of your electric vehicle to your profile. PlugShare will automatically tailor the map for charging connections compatible with your car. Here are some high level stats of charging stations by vehicle. To register, click here.
926 Tesla Model 3 charging stations in the Phoenix area
926 Tesla Model S charging stations in the Phoenix area
926 Tesla Model X charging stations in the Phoenix area
926 Tesla Model Y charging stations in the Phoenix area
744 Nissan Leaf charging stations in the Phoenix area
760 BMW i3 charging stations in the Phoenix area
760 Chevrolet Bolt charging stations in the Phoenix area
List of Top Locations with EV Charging Stations
Walmart Locations in Phoenix with EV Charging Stations