One of the perks of owning a hybrid or electric vehicle is that you can recharge the car’s battery at home overnight. However, sometimes you may need to charge up while you’re out on the road. Use this list of plug-in stations near Cerritos, CA, to help you keep your battery charged when you’re on the go.
Plug-In Stations Near Cerritos
There are three levels of charging your plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) when you visit a charging station. Different levels have different charging speeds, depending on your battery size, on-board equipment, and how far you’ve driven since your last charge.
Use the plug-in stations below to find on-the-go charging near Cerritos for your PEV. Locations have been organized by charging level provided.
Level 1 Charging Stations
Level 1 charging uses a 120-volt plug and works will all new PEVs. For every hour of charging, your PEV will receive about 3 to 5 miles of driving range. Recharging a full-size battery could take around 17 hours, making level 1 charging best suited for the smaller batteries of hybrid vehicles.
- City of Cerritos, 18125 Bloomfield Avenue, Cerritos, CA
- City of Anaheim, 201 South Anaheim Boulevard, Anaheim, CA
- Southwest CLG, South Denker Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
- CSU Fullerton, 1300 North State College Boulevard, Fullerton, CA
Level 2 Charging Stations
Level 2 charging delivers 240 volts but requires additional charging equipment purchased by the driver. For every hour of charging, this level provides about 10 to 20 miles of driving range. A full-size battery can be recharged in about four to seven hours.
- Walgreens, 11950 Valley View Street, Garden Grove, CA
- Los Angeles County Sheriff – Century Station, 11705 South Alameda, Lynwood, CA
- CSU Long Beach, 1250 Bellflower Boulevard, Long Beach, CA
- Walgreens, 5913 Carson Street, Lakewood, CA
DC Fast Charging Stations
The final level is DC fast charging. With 440 volts, this charging level can recharge your battery up to 80% in about a half hour. Because of its speed, DC fast charging is one of the most sought-after charging levels.
- Los Cerritos Mall, 239 Los Cerritos Center, Cerritos, CA
- Fresh & Easy Norwalk, 10938 Rosecrans Avenue, Norwalk, CA
- Stonewood Mall – Downey, 251 Stonewood Street, Downey, CA
- Fresh & Easy Signal Hill, 2475 Cherry Avenue, Signal Hill, CA
Looking for more hybrid and EV plug-in stations near Cerritos, CA? Visit the US Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Data Center.