Charge Up in the City of Irvine

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

The City of Irvine is committed to reducing vehicle emissions and making the switch to an electric vehicle more accessible and affordable to all. Charging away from home is easier than ever! The City has more than 720 charging stations open for public use.

EV Charging at Irvine Civic Center

Eight Level 2 stalls, plus two DC fast-chargers, are available at the Irvine Civic Center. Users need to set up a ChargePoint account to use the chargers. 

EV Charging at the Great Park

There are 166 Level 2 EV chargers at the Great Park in parking lots 4, 5, and 6, with more to come. Visitors simply scan the QR code on the chargers and make a payment through the portal.

Charging rates are subject to change and are currently $0.39/kWh for DC fast-charging and $0.34/kWh for Level 2 charging. Stall parking is limited to three hours.

For a list of all EV charging stations in Irvine, and more information, visit