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Why drivers choose Tap Electric
We know drivers want more out of their EV charging experience, so we’re building an app that does just that.
More available chargers
We believe in Quality over Quantity. We use strict quality filters to make sure we only show you chargers that we trust you can reliably charge at.
More reliable information on every charger
See every detail about availability, pricing and power before you charge.
More price transparency
More value for money
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The latest EV news from our Tap Electric experts
With the launch of the new Charge Control program, home owners can benefit from super cheap charging by linking their dynamic energy contract with their Tap charger.
December 5, 2023, Amsterdam, Netherlands – Tap Electric becomes first EV charging and payments app to launch Mobility Service Provider (MSP) price comparison in the Netherlands.
The Big Spread: Dutch EV drivers could be spending hundreds or thousands of euros more than they should to charge their car
Thousands of EV drivers are paying too much to charge their car, according to new research by Tap Electric.
Frequently asked questions
Tap Electric is an Amsterdam-based start-up founded in 2020. On our mission to deliver ‘brilliant driver experience’, we want to make electric driving simple and affordable. We do this by offering an easy-to-use app that gives you great insight on finding an EV charging stations that are available, reliable and affordable.
No. Our service helps you find charging stations, configure your charge session and pay in one app. In the app you can see who owns or operates every charging station.
You can see all the chargers in the Tap app and their charger details like availability, max charge and full breakdown of charger tariffs. In our charge map you can quickly compare available charging station prices. Our app works best when you have location enabled and helps you find charging stations within walking distance.
We use strict quality criteria to filter out charging stations that we don’t think will provide a good experience. No one likes a broken charger! We only partner with charging networks that sends us instant, complete, and reliable information that enable us to show you the right information about every charger station in our app. Not every charger meets our standards yet. The good news is that you can find hundreds of thousands of chargers across the UK and Europe in the Tap app. See a charger in the street that’s not in the app? Reach out to us on [email protected], and we’ll see if we can get it connected for you!
Our charger network is growing, you can find partners like Eneco, Equans, Ionity, Fastned, Allego, Mer UK, Optimile, Chargit, Vattenfall and TotalEnergies.
Tap Electric is available for all electric cars, including popular models like Tesla Model 3, Tesla Model Y, Audi Q4 e-tron, Cupra Born, Audi e-tron, Genesis GV60, Volkswagen ID.3, Volkswagen ID.5, Volkswagen ID.4, Lynk & Co 01 PHEV, BMW i4, BMW iX, Volvo XC40 BEV, Volvo XC40 PHEV, Polestar 2, Skoda Enyaq iV, Peugeot e-208, MG4 EV, MG5 EV, Mini Electric, Nissan Leaf, Hyundai Ioniq 5, Mercedes EQS, Porsche Taycan, Renault Megane E-Tech, Honda e, Kia EV9, Kia Niro EV (e-Niro) and Kia EV6.
You can get a free RFID Tapkey on some of our low-cost subscription plans. Our Tapkey acts like a charge card, simply tap it against a charging stations’ card reader to start a charge and tap it once more to stop the session. While most charging cards are not protected against copying or theft, the Tapkey is. It works together with the Tap Electric app to offer two-factor authentication (2FA), making it extra secure.