Connect your ID. with We Connect Start

We Connect Start
Connects you, assists you, gets you to your destination with ease

ID.3 Pro Performance: Electricity consumption in kWh/100 km: combined 13.5-12.9; CO2 emissions in g/km: combined 0; Efficiency class: A+++. ID.3 Pro S (4 & 5-door): Electricity consumption in kWh/100 km: combined 13.7-13.1; CO2 emissions in g/km: combined 0; Efficiency class: A+++.

This is an offer by Volkswagen AG, Germany.

The smart connection to your Volkswagen ID.

Are you driving an ID. family model? Then in future, you won’t just be fully electric on the go – with We Connect Start, you’ll be fully connected, too. And with We Connect Start’s online services, you can bring digital assistants on board, get the latest information on charging and traffic and remotely control selected functions from your smartphone with the We Connect ID. app.

An overview of the benefits for you:

  • Fully connected and internet-ready
  • Access to many vehicle functions possible via smartphone and We Connect ID. app
  • Use is free for the first three years

Ready to go when you are

Want to check your ID. model’s remaining range? With your smartphone and the We Connect ID. app, you can keep track of your battery’s charge level and remaining range when your ID. is online and check whether the charging cable is connected. If it is, you can start or stop charging sessions from your sofa. To do so, simply enter your departure time for work once and your ID. will be waiting for you with a full charge every morning.  

We Charge

We Charge – charging made simple

We Charge makes charging your ID. even easier. At home with your Wallbox and on the go at over 250,000 public charge points in Europe. The In-Car App directly integrated into the infotainment system of your ID. is especially practical, as it enables you to search for available charging stations near you on the map – including information about the available connector types and charging speeds – and use them as a navigation destination.

The charging plans, charging card and ID. Charger models are a service provided by Volkswagen Group Charging GmbH (Elli, Site notice & Legal information).

Connected with the We Connect ID. app


Connected with the We Connect ID. app

We Connect ID., the app for your ID.
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The We Connect ID. app connects you to your Volkswagen ID. and everything that matters. It turns your smartphone into a remote control you can use to manage many useful vehicle functions. So you can always keep track of your ID. – even when you're not inside it.

Just register and get started

Here, we explain how you can activate We Connect Start with just a few easy steps to take advantage of our digital services in your car and on your smartphone.


Additionally, you can download the activation instructions as a PDF.

Get in touch with us

Get in touch with us


Any questions, ideas or feedback? Then give us a call.

Contact us on 1800 - 930 066Opens a phone link (free from all Irish networks). We’re available around the clock. If your telephone provider does not support this number, please call 01 - 653 3522Opens a phone linkThe costs are based on the relevant rate charged by your provider. In the case of calls from abroad, roaming charges may apply.

You can also send an email to:
weconnect-support@volkswagen.deOpens a mail link

Disclaimer by Volkswagen

To use the We Connect Start services, you need a Volkswagen ID user account and to log in to We Connect Start with your username and password. A separate We Connect Start contract must also be concluded online with Volkswagen AG. Following vehicle handover, you have 90 days to register the vehicle using the We Connect ID. app (available in the App Store and Google Play Store) and use the We Connect Start services for the full duration of the agreed free period. The use of We Connect Start mobile online services is enabled by means of an integrated internet connection. Volkswagen AG will be liable for the associated data costs incurred within Europe, with the exception of the Internet Radio and Wi-Fi hotspot services. For the use of the Internet Radio and Wi-Fi hotspot services, data packages can be purchased from Cubic Telecom, our mobile communications partner, and used in the network coverage area within many European countries. You can find information on prices and supported countries at Alternatively, you can use the Internet Radio and Wi-Fi hotspot services with a mobile device (e.g. smartphone), provided it has the ability to function as a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot. In this case, the corresponding services are only available subject to an existing or separate mobile phone contract between you and your mobile network operator and only within the coverage area of the respective mobile network. Additional fees (roaming charges, for example) may arise when exchanging data on the internet, depending on your particular mobile phone rate and especially when using the service abroad.  A smartphone with a suitable iOS or Android operating system and SIM card with data option with an existing mobile data contract or one to be agreed separately between you and your mobile data provider is required to use the free We Connect ID. app.  The availability of the individual services described in the packages may differ depending on equipment, vehicle and country. The services are available for the agreed contract period and may be subject to substantive changes during the contract period. You can find more details at and your Volkswagen dealership. For information on mobile data charges, please consult your mobile data provider.
A two- or three-zone air conditioning system is required for voice control. Online Voice Control is currently available for the following languages: German, English (UK and US), French, Italian, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Spanish and Czech.
  • Volkswagen Group Ireland Limited (“VWGI”) believes the specifications and pricing on this website to be accurate and correct at the date of publication. Specifications, pricing, standard equipment, options, fabrics and colours are subject to change without notice by VWGI. Volkswagen Ireland reserves the right to change specification, prices and withdraw products from sale without notice. Please note that some possible configurations may no longer be available in production or stock. Contact your retailer for the latest information. Some vehicles are pictured with options that may be available at extra cost or may not be available on some models. Ask your retailer about availability of options and verify that the vehicle you ordered includes the equipment you ordered. *Prices exclude delivery and related charges of up to €1,300 on ID. models or up to €1,000 on other models. €1,300 delivery charge on ID. models includes optional ‘S Pack’ ID. Service Plan which can be removed upon request. ’S Pack’ ID. Service Plan includes one service, with pollen filter and brake fluid replacement. Used Cars Disclaimer: All cars that are older than five years or have more than 120,000KM do not qualify for the Volkswagen Approved Used Car programme.