The Tesla integration offers integration with the Tesla cloud service and provides presence detection as well as sensors such as charger state and temperature.

This integration provides the following platforms:

  • Binary sensors - such as parking and charger connection.
  • Sensors - such as Battery level, Inside/Outside temperature, odometer, estimated range, and charging rate.
  • Device tracker - to track location of your car
  • Lock - Door lock and charger door lock. Enables you to control Tesla’s door and charger door lock
  • Climate - HVAC control. Allow you to control (turn on/off, set target temperature) your Tesla’s HVAC system.
  • Switch - Charger and max range switch to allow you to start/stop charging and set max range charging. Update switch to allow you to disable polling of vehicles to conserve battery


Home Assistant offers the Tesla integration through Configuration -> Integrations -> Tesla.

Enter username and password and then continue.

Alternatively, Home Assistant will also load Tesla via the configuration.yaml. Add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  password: YOUR_PASSWORD

Configuration Variables



The email address associated with your Tesla account.



The password associated with your Tesla account.



API polling interval in seconds. Minimum value can’t be less than 60 (1 minute). Very frequent polling can use battery.

Default value: