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Electric car leasing from Octopus EV

The whole EV package. Car, charger, energy.

What is an electric car lease?

Electric car leasing gives you access to a brand-new, top spec EV. It works like a long-term car rental. Drive the car for two to four years and return it at the end of your contract.

With electric car leasing, you’ll pay an initial upfront payment and then fixed monthly payments. Our ultimate EV package makes it easy to switch to electric driving. Car, charger, energy. All from Octopus.

What's included with EV leasing from Octopus?

Free EV home charger

Installed by an expert Octopus engineer. Standard installation included.

4,000 free miles

With Intelligent Octopus if you have off-street parking, or on public charging with Electroverse if you don't.

Servicing, maintenance and repairs

We’ll keep your car in tip-top condition with servicing, maintenance and repairs included.

Breakdown cover

At home or on the road breakdown assistance from the experts at the AA.

Expert EV advice

Expert EV advice from our 5 star Trustpilot rated team.

Replacement tyres

Get four new tyres every 20,000 miles covering wear and punctures.

How does electric car leasing work at Octopus EV?

  • Choose your EV

    Pick from the top EVs on the market with expert advice to help you decide.

  • Tailor your agreement

    Decide how long you want your EV for and how many miles you'll drive.

  • Order online

    Order your car from the comfort of your sofa. No more pointless paperwork.

  • Get your new EV delivered

    Free delivery on all cars. We'll keep you posted on when it will arrive.


£401 per month (incl. VAT)

3-month upfront payment: £1,203 (incl. VAT)

The ultimate EV package with your car on Personal Contract Hire.

48-month lease; 5,000 miles per annum.


Give us a call to get hold of this model with speedy delivery from August - October 2023.

VW ID.3 Pro

£436 per month (incl. VAT)

3-month upfront payment: £1,307 (incl. VAT)

The ultimate EV package with your car on Personal Contract Hire.

48-month lease; 5,000 miles per annum.


Give us a call to get hold of this model with speedy delivery from August - October 2023.

How much can I save by switching to an electric car?

By switching to an electric car you'll make great savings on fuel costs in the long run. The cost of charging an electric car using our Intelligent Octopus EV tariff is as low as 3p per mile.

Our ultimate EV package also makes the switch to electric driving hassle-free. Choose from a wide range of electric cars with leasing contracts as short as 12 months.

Because we’re committed to helping more people make the switch to EVs, we include even more than just the car, to help drivers save more money. Our package includes a free home charger, full servicing, maintenance, repairs, tyres and breakdown support.

The best bit? We also throw in 4,000 miles of free charge, whether you charge at home or on the go. That's nearly 5 months' worth of driving for most people.

Why choose personal car leasing with Octopus Electric Vehicles?

The whole EV package

Car, charging, energy. Hassle-free. All from Octopus. Smart charging solutions and bespoke EV tariffs so you can charge when energy's cheapest and greenest.

4.8 star Trustpilot rating

Our customers rate us 4.8 stars on Trustpilot, because we're obsessed with giving you the best experience possible. It's the Octopus way.

Intelligent Octopus EV tariff

Intelligent Octopus synced with Ohme Home Charger is the smartest EV energy tariff giving you six hours of smart charging every night at a super low rate. Saving you up to 85% on fuel costs compared with petrol and charging when it's cheapest and greenest.

Can I buy the car at the end of the lease?

No, with Personal Contract Hire you’ll give the car back at the end of the lease as it’s a hire plan, agreed for a certain period. Remember though, cars are assets that lose value, so this way you get to return the car, hassle free, at the end of your term.

What isn't included in the ultimate EV package?

The main thing that you’ll need to do is source yourself comprehensive motor insurance and keep that in place for the length of your contract. Plus, you’ll also be liable for any fines that you may receive once you have the car, plus any excess mileage and damage above wear and tear when you return the car at the end. The lease agreement that you sign will detail all of this for you.

I’ve heard there are long wait times. How soon can I get an EV?

It's no secret that there are supply chain challenges across the world at the moment for new cars, including EVs. But we’ve pre-ordered the most popular cars, either by reserving factory build slots with manufacturers, or buying cars that have already been made, so we can get you in one sooner. Your delivery timescale will differ depending on which make and model you go for, and how customised you want the car to be.

What does standard installation include for home chargers?

Here’s what a standard installation with expert Octopus installers includes. If installing your electric vehicle charger is more complicated than our standard installation, it may cost extra to get you set up. Of course, we'll give you a quote for any extra work before we go ahead.

  • Remote survey
    • We'll use all the info you’ve given to us to make sure we can do a standard install and decide the best logistics for the job.
  • Fitting the charger
    • We'll fit the charger into a brick or plaster wall. Unfortunately, we can't mount to things like fences, and fitting a pole will cost extra.
  • Routing the cable
    • Our standard install includes up to 10 metres of cable, run and clipped to the wall or along a window/door frame, between your consumer unit and charger.
  • Electrical connections
    • We'll connect the charger to the origin of the supply, and fit any necessary electrical components.
  • Testing & demonstration
    • We'll do all necessary electrical testing and give you NICEIC certification, as well as show you how the charger and app work.

See the full terms here.