How to charge your EV with Fortum Charge & Drive

Fortum provides easy EV charging, either by the use of our charging key, by phone (SMS) or by using our Charge & Drive app for iOS and Android.

Download app

The app is free and available from AppStore or Google Play. You can view, filter, and find all the charging stations in the app. You can also order a charging key from within the app.

Add payment

In your app profile, add a credit card to your virtual key or RFID charging key. You can add different credit cards for different keys; handy for e.g. company receipts and bookkeeping.

Charge your EV

Pay for charging with the app or RFID charging key at any Fortum Charge & Drive charger. If you have problems, just call your local customer support (contact details at the bottom of this page).

It is easy to charge your EV with a charging key from Fortum

1) Attach the charging cable to your car (and the charging station for AC charging)
2) Hold your charging key in front of the key reader. It is usually located below the screen or on the display of the charging station.
3) Follow eventual instructions displayed on-screen

Finish the charging session by repeating point number two and three. Remember to carefully hang the charging cable back in place!

How to charge with SMS

NB! You need a Norwegian phone subscribtion to charge by SMS

1) Attach the charging cable to your car (and the charging station for AC charging)
2) Send an SMS with the text "Start *number on charger*" to 2430. (Ex. Start 123a)

The charger number is located by the charging ports/cables on the charger.

3) Follow eventual instructions displayed on-screen.
To finish the charging session, send an SMS with "avslutt *number on charger* to 2430. (Ex. Avslutt 123a). 

This is how you charge using our app for Charge & Drive

1) Download our app for Charge & Drive from either the App Store or Google Play. Search for Fortum Charge & Drive Norway.

2) Create a new user account in the app.

3) Add your credit card details in the app.

4) Connect your card to your charging key (either your virtual key, which comes built into the app, or an ordered physical key)

5) Now you are ready to charge in the easiest way possible!

You will find instructions for charging on the selected charging station. See further videos on this page if you still are unsure of what to do.

How to quick charge your EV with Fortum Charge & Drive

(How-to in Norwegian. Follow the video to see how to quick charge.)

Hvordan hurtiglade med Fortum Charge & Drive

How to charge you car on our semi quick charging stations

This is how you use our semi quick and regular speed (AC) charging stations.

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Travelling and Charging

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