How Long Does A Toyota Hybrid Battery Last? (Everything You Need To Know)

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Last Updated on May 30, 2023 by Rose Morah

In case you’ve wondered how long the hybrid battery lasts, this article is going to cover the following:

  • How long do Toyota hybrid batteries last?
  • Factors that determine the Hybrid battery lifespan.
  • What’s the cost of replacing a hybrid battery?
  • Is it worth it to replace a hybrid battery with a new one?

How long do Toyota hybrid batteries last

That depends on the factors listed below. However, on average, with good maintenance, the newer generation Hybrid batteries can go up to 200,000 miles.

NOTE: Some hybrid batteries will go up to 50,000 miles while others will go for over 300,000 miles. This means that there is no specific number of miles that you should expect from all hybrid batteries.

See also:

5 Important Toyota Hybrid Tips and Tricks.

Prius Battery Lifespan: How Long Does Toyota Prius Battery Last?

Factors that determine the Hybrid battery lifespan

  • Mileage and driving frequency.
  • Lack of use. Staying for a long period, especially with a low charge, without driving.
  • The age of the battery.
  • Extreme weather conditions.
  • How frequently it is fast-charged.
  • The operating conditions of the battery.

See also: How Long Does a Tesla Battery Last? (Tesla Battery Degradation).

What’s the cost of replacing a hybrid battery?

The prices vary with time but on average it can cost you $450 to $8000. See the table below.

Note: The size of the car will also determine the price of the hybrid battery. 

In other words, the bigger the hybrid car, the more it will cost you in the battery replacement. Likewise, the smaller the vehicle, the cheaper the battery cost.

Hybrid Battery Replacement OptionsCost of Battery Replacement
1.Installing a new battery pack at the dealership is around $3,500 to $8,000
2.DIY a new hybrid battery pack Est. $2,500
3. Installing a rebuilt hybrid battery packEst. $1,600
4.Replacement of bad cells, and rebalancing of an entire battery pack.Est. $450 to $1,200


  • The above costs are not the exact cost of replacement. This is because the cost will vary depending on time, location, dealership, and the size of the hybrid vehicle.
  • Swapping or replacing and rebalancing the battery pack is only a temporary fix, especially if you have a high battery degradation on your hybrid.

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Is replacing a hybrid battery with a new one worth it?

If you plan to drive the car for more years (a longer period) and the car is in great shape and has been properly taken care of, then it will completely make sense if you were to fully replace the hybrid battery.