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Exploring Illinois with Electric Vehicles

EV Charging Stations and EV Road Trips in Illinois

Experience Illinois like never before with our eco-friendly EV tourism guide! Discover the beauty of Illinois while cruising in your electric vehicle. Illinois has over 1200 public EV charging stations throughout the state which allow you to embark on unforgettable EV road trips, exploring scenic routes and hidden gems across the state.

Our comprehensive guide highlights top EV destinations, from bustling cities to serene countryside escapes. Navigate effortlessly with our list of EV charging stations strategically placed along your journey, ensuring a seamless and sustainable travel experience.

Whether you're a local looking for a weekend getaway or a visitor seeking eco-conscious adventures, Illinois welcomes you with open roads and plenty of spots to charge.

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Route 66 EV Road Trip

Chicago, Pontiac, Springfield & More

Charge up your EV and hit Route 66 to experience retro, vintage, and restored roadside favorites that have turned this classic road into a timeless icon. And discover the many hotels, restaurants and attractions that offer electric car charging to keep the trip going.

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The Great River Road EV Road Trip

Galena, Savanna, Grafton, Alton & More

Where the Mississippi River converges with beautiful landscapes and charming riverfront towns lies the Great River Road. This route is a dream trip for eco-friendly travelers with charging stations strategically positioned along the route to help provide a convenient and reliable charging network for electric vehicle (EV) drivers as they navigate this beloved, historic road.

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