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Buy Polkadot, join the crypto revolution

MoonPay offers a fast and easy way to buy Polkadot with credit card.

How to buy Polkadot?

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    Enter the amount in DOT or fiat currency that you wish to purchase

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    Enter your DOT wallet address

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    Verify your email and basic information

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    You're now ready to buy Polkadot online!

Why is MoonPay the best way to buy Polkadot?

globeAvailable globally

Purchase Polkadot in more than 160 countries using the local currency of your bank account.

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Buy Polkadot instantly with a credit or debit card, bank transfer, Apple Pay, Google Pay, and more.

needsBuy what you need

You can buy Polkadot in small or large quantities. Start by purchasing Polkadot for as little as $30 on MoonPay.

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MoonPay employs certain security measures to try to ensure you have a safe Polkadot purchase.

What can you do with your Polkadot (DOT)?


Store your newly purchased Polkadot in your preferred wallet. There are many custodial and non-custodial wallets to choose from.


After you buy Polkadot, you can transfer it to anyone across the globe, as long as you know their Polkadot wallet address.


You can stake DOT to earn passive income with rewards distributed in Polkadot (DOT).

Parachain auctions

DOT tokens can be used to participate in Parachain Auctions and contribute to the Polkadot ecosystem via governance, staking, and bonding.


Exchange your DOT for another cryptocurrency directly in your wallet or by using a DeFi application.


There is a growing number of charities that accept donations in DOT (Polkadot) and other cryptocurrency.

What is Polkadot (DOT)?

Polkadot is a blockchain protocol that enables different blockchains to work together and communicate with each other. It was built to connect the fragmented blockchain landscape in a single, decentralised ecosystem, all while maintaining speed and security at scale.

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Frequently Asked Questions

MoonPay offers a fast and simple way to buy DOT easily. Simply use our widget to buy and sell cryptocurrency in a few clicks using your preferred payment method.

Only you can determine whether buying DOT is worth it, and you should remember that purchasing any cryptocurrency carries certain risks.

Some factors that others may consider when deciding whether to make a purchase are the token's price, market cap, supply, as well as your individual risk tolerance.

MoonPay cannot offer you investment advice and cannot tell you whether any cryptocurrency is worth buying. Always remember to do your own research before making any purchase!

Polkadot (DOT) has a 24-hour trading volume of over , and is ranked as the #undefined most valuable cryptocurrency with a market cap of more than $. The total supply of DOT tokens is .

Polkadot (DOT) can be used as a cryptocurrency. DOT can also be used to participate in the Polkadot network through governance, staking, and bonding. Through governance, DOT holders have voting rights for decisions regarding network fees and blockchain upgrades.

Staking allows users to earn rewards by serving as validators and nominators. Bonding allows DOT tokens to be used within the network to connect disparate blockchains and take advantage of their functionality.

The Polkadot blockchain is seen by some as a competitor to Ethereum. The network seeks to unite other blockchains by allowing them to work together in a decentralized manner. While Ethereum is still quite far ahead in terms of adoption and market cap, Polkadot has become a popular alternative.

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