Outlander PHEV Running costs

The innovative technology means you’ll be running on pure electric power more often. Use the cost calculator tool on this page to get a clearer idea of running costs and see how fewer trips to the petrol station means greater savings.

Cost Comparison

How much could the Outlander PHEV save you in running costs? We’ll show you. Just tell us how many miles a day you drive.

What our customers say about the Outlander PHEV

We surveyed hundreds of Outlander PHEV owners from all walks of life across the UK to find out if they think running costs are reduced with a plug-in hybrid


Say they get improved fuel economy

Driving on electric means less fuel consumption and less CO2 emissions


Say running costs are lower

Electricity is much cheaper than petrol, so charging your PHEV give you great savings


Say they make less visits to the fuel pump

Charging the PHEV regularly makes a tank of fuel last longer

Daily Running Costs

Commute for pennies a day

A full electric charge will cost you less than £1.00 and it will take you 28 miles. To put that into context, the average commute is around 5 miles. The Outlander PHEV will cost you around 15p a day in daily running costs, and you might find yourself hardly having to use the petrol engine at all.

No Low Emissions Charge

Avoid congestion charges

The Outlander PHEV is exempt from the congestion charge and the ultra-low emissions zone (ULEZ). To take advantage of this, you first need to register your vehicle, which is subject to an administrative fee.

Company Cars

Save thousands in Company Car Tax

Every company car has a Benefit in Kind (BiK) percentage band. This is based on CO2 emissions, and a P11D value. The Outlander PHEV's low CO2 emissions put the SUV in the lowest BiK band, with just 16% (Tax Year 2019/20). Over the years, you could save thousands.


All your questions answered

Understanding Hybrid Cars

How much does it cost to charge the Outlander PHEV?

With a home charger it costs 14p/kWh, so the cost to charge is £1.70. That works out at 6.5p/mile. If you use a public rapid charger it costs 30p/kWh, so the cost to charge is £3.60. That works out at 13.8p/mile*.

Is the Mitsubishi Outlander self-charging?

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV can use the engine to charge the battery, whilst the car is driving along in EV (electric vehicle) Drive mode.

Got more questions?

Find answers to all your questions on hybrid cars, from saving money to protectng the environment.

Latest Outlander PHEV offers

3 years 0% APR HP & 3 years free servicing

Our award-winning plug-in hybrid is now available on interest free HP finance, and for complete peace of mind we're offering 3 years free servicing and 3 years roadside assistance.

Find out more

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV range

Discover all the models in our Outlander PHEV range, from the Outlander PHEV Verve, to the stylish Outlander PHEV Exceed Safety.

To explore the Outlander PHEV’s game-changing drive systems go to Technology.

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