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from just $21.99*

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USB adapter

About FuelRods

FuelRods are the first reusable, portable charging system that allows you to fuel (charge) your mobile device on the go, and then recharge or swap for a fresh one.

With the simple swipe of a credit card you will get a portable charging unit capable of delivering up to 8 hours of additional talk time on the average smart phone, or nearly 4 additional hours of usage on the most demanding of tablets.

The FuelRod is the latest technology in portable charging technology with the highest energy density on the market. Recharge it yourself or swap it for a fully fueled unit. FuelRod is the ideal energy solution for today’s mobile lifestyle.

Ready to Use FuelRod™ with your smart phone or tablet. For just $22-$30 (depending on location), get a portable charging unit capable of delivering hours of talk time on your smart phone or extending usage time on your tablet. Android or Apple… The adapters are in the kit and they are yours to keep.

Instant Swaps for a fresh FuelRod™ as often as you need. It’s simple! Find a FuelRod SwapBox. Insert your empty FuelRod. Out pops a fresh, fully charged FuelRod and you can go on about your business. It is that easy. And best of all no empty FuelRods in a landfill.

Rechargeable with any USB adapter. Simply plug the USB adapter into the FuelRod™, and plug into the wall to recharge it. The LED light will change from red to green when your FuelRod™ is fully charged.

Each FuelRod Includes:

  • Adapters for Apple iOS and most Android devices that are yours to keep, at no additional charge.
  • The ability to be refueled (recharged) in any standard wall outlet.
  • The ability to be swapped (traded) instantly for a fully fueled unit at any FuelRod SwapBox (swap fee may apply at some locations).


Each FuelRod kit is packaged with a fully charged FuelRod, cables and connectors for USB Type-A to Micro-USB (older Android™ devices), USB-C (newer Android™ phones and tablets) and Apple iPhones® (Gen5+). If your kit is missing a connector, please contact Customer Service.
Yes. FuelRods can charge all phones or tablets using a micro-USB, USB-C, or Apple Lightniing charging port.
Yes. You can use any cable with any USB standard connector with the FuelRod.
Yes. As long as the device charging port is a Micro-USB, USB Type C, or Apple compatible. Examples of other devices that may be charged using a FuelRod included: GoPro, PSP, AirPods, Bluetooth Speakers, etc.
In addition to being a great product that can be used over and over again to charge your portable phone or tablet, a FuelRod can be exchanged or “Swapped” for a fresh , fully charged replacement at any FuelRod Kiosk located in many major United States airports, most major theme parks, or other popular locations.
At any FuelRod Kiosk. To find the nearest FuelRod Kiosk, see Locations on our website www.Fuel-rod.com or download the FuelRod® mobile app. Swap fees may apply. Please note that we do our best to ensure all locations are shown, but we are constantly expanding, and certain Theme Parks prohibit us from displaying their locations on our map.
Most of our Kiosk locations charge a fee to Swap a FuelRod. The charge will vary between $1 and $3. We offer many opportunities to offset this cost through credits when you download our mobile app or through discount codes made available to our users throughout the year.
Yes. Using the micro-USB/USB cable that comes in the FuelRod kit, you can recharge it. Simply plug the smaller micro-USB tip into the FuelRod, and the larger USB tip into any USB charging port. The LED light will change from red to green when your FuelRod is fully charged.
If your FuelRod is completely depleted, it will take approximately 3 hours to fully recharge using a wall charger. The LED light will change from red to green indicating the FuelRod is fully charged.
Once a FuelRod has been fully charged, it can be stored up to 8 months before using.
The capacity of a FuelRod is a 2600 mAh which is enough energy to substantially charge most mobile phones. The amount of charge a phone receives from a single FuelRod can vary greatly depending on many factors including apps you are using, strength of cellular or WIFI connection, ambient temperature, and other conditions so YMMV.
Yes. These are safe for airplane use, but like any Lithium Ion battery, should remain in your carry-on bag, not in checked luggage.
FuelRod customer service is available from 6 AM to 6 PM Pacific Time by dialing 1-844-FUELROD or 1-844-383-5763, you may also use the “Contact Us” tab in the FuelRod® Mobile App or go to Contact on our website www.Fuel-rod.com
Our app lets you have a touchless experience when purchasing or swapping out FuelRods on the go, easy pay option with your phone, and able to locate the nearest FuelRod kiosk. You will also have a direct hotline access to our customer support team during our business hours, and best of all, receive a $5 credit for signing up and additional $1 credit for any purchases made in the mobile app.
The FuelRod App is available for download on iPhone® at the App Store and for Android™ on Google Play.

Buy a FuelRod Kit

Get a FuelRod Starter kit to use with all of your mobile devices*!


Each FuelRod Includes:

  • A ready to use FuelRod to power your devices.
  • Adapters for both Android and Apple devices that are yours to keep, at no additional charge.
  • The ability to be refueled (recharged) in any standard wall outlet.
  • The ability to be swapped (traded) for a fully fueled unit at little to no additional cost at any FuelRod SwapBox.

FuelRod currently ships in 5-7 days; inside the U.S.A. only

* $21.99 MSRP, prices may vary at some locations.

Locations Map

While this map is updated regularly, some organizations have requested that we not list their locations. You may still swap FuelRod chargers at any FuelRod kiosk. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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1‑844‑FuelRod (844‑383‑5763)

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