Filed: 6 Apr 21, 7:55am

Exhibit 15.1

Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm

We hereby consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statements on Form S-8 (No. 333-229952) and Form F-3 (No. 333-239047) of NIO Inc. of our report dated April 6, 2021 relating to the financial statements and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting, which appears in this Form 20-F.

/s/ PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP

Shanghai, the Peoples Republic of China

April 6, 2021