Journey Cost Calculator

Use the Journey Cost Calculator to discover the savings you could enjoy by switching from a petrol or diesel car to an electric vehicle.

Compare costs of an electric car with a petrol or diesel car

The Journey Cost Calculator can be used to compare the costs of driving an electric vehicle on your typical journey with that of driving a petrol or diesel car. To use the tool, select an electric vehicle from our list of new or used plug-in vehicles and select a petrol or diesel car that you would like to compare the EV with. Next, enter your journey distance, journey frequency and both your home electricity costs and petrol/diesel costs.

Results will show how much you could save on the total journey fuel cost, when driving electric instead of petrol or diesel. The benefits in cost of driving an EV will also be shown in cost per mile and annual cost for the journey chosen.

For details on how to use the Journey Cost Calculator and how it estimate fuel costs, follow the link to the Journey Cost Calculator Guide.