In this paper, a new cell-to-cell charge equalization converter using a multiwinding transformer is proposed. The proposed scheme achieves the direct cell-to-cell charge transportation by buck-boost and flyback operation. In this operation, the adjacent two cells share either a current path or a tap of multiwinding transformer. Therefore, the number of windings ia cut in half in comparison to the number of batteries, resulting in a small circuit size. To verify the operation of the proposed charge equalization converter, an experiment with a lithium-ion battery stack is performed.