How to buy XRP


Alt message

    What you’ll learn

  • Where and how you can buy XRP.

    We’ve included detailed instructions to make it easier for you.

  • Some market stats about XRP.

    We’ve also included other research opportunities you may be interested in.

  • Other crypto similar to XRP.

    And how to buy other crypto assets.

Price of XRP (24H)




When it comes to buying crypto, there are a lot of factors that come into play, such as location and protocol. Some cryptocurrencies are harder to obtain than others. XRP is one of them. XRP is not currently supported across Coinbase’s vast ecosystem. There are still ways you can find a way to buy XRP. Sign up with Coinbase to stay up to date on XRP and get notified when it becomes available on Coinbase app.


  1. 1

    Check CoinMarketCap to see where you can buy XRP and with which currencies

    For each cryptocurrency, CoinMarketCap provides a list of purchasing options (also known as market pairs). Go to CoinMarketCap and search for XRP. Tap on the button labeled “Market” near the price chart. In this view, you will see a complete list of places you can purchase XRP as well as the currencies you can use to obtain it. Under “Pairs” you'll see the shorthand for XRP, XRP, plus a second currency. The second currency is what you can use to purchase XRP. If you'd like to purchase XRP with the U.S. Dollar, look for XRP/USD.

  1. 2

    Pick a platform to make your purchase

    Different platforms have different levels of security, reliability, and liquidity. Before creating an account, do your research.

  1. 3

    Make the purchase on your chosen platform

    Every platform has a different way of doing things. Some platforms are very easy to use, others not so much.

    Generally speaking, purchasing crypto with a fiat currency like the U.S. Dollar will be easier than purchasing it with another crypto.

    If you do have to purchase XRP with another crypto, you’ll need to first create a crypto wallet that supports XRP, then you’ll buy the first currency and use it to buy XRP on the platform you chose.

    If you get stuck, most platforms provide guides. But if they don’t, there is a vibrant community of crypto enthusiasts that have likely posted guides on Youtube, Twitter, and elsewhere.

Keep an eye on XRP


XRP is on the rise this week.

The price of XRP has risen by 2.28% in the past 7 days. The price declined by 6.82% in the last 24 hours. In just the past hour, the price grew by 0.10%. The current price is $0.50 per XRP. XRP is 86.96% below the all time high of $3.84.

Market cap


Volume (24h)


Circulating supply

52.0B XRP

Trending assets

Assets with the biggest change in unique page views on over the past 24 hours.

Keep an eye on XRP


Can I buy XRP on Coinbase?

No, XRP is not currently available through Coinbase, but you can sign up to get the latest news on XRP and be notified when it is available.

How much does it cost to buy XRP?

Right now, it costs about $0.50 to buy of 1 XRP.

Can I buy XRP with cash?

No, you cannot buy XRP with cash because it is not supported across Coinbase ecosystem.

How to buy XRP using PayPal?

Currently, XRP is not supported across Coinbase's ecosystem regardless of payment system, including PayPal.

How to buy XRP with a gift card?

Currently, XRP is not supported across Coinbase's ecosystem regardless of payment system, including gift cards.