We’re currently experiencing an increase in inquiries. There may be a delay in responses from Coinbase Support. Learn more about our commitment to a better customer experience in our latest blog post. We appreciate you bearing with us during this exciting time for the cryptoeconomy.

To view updates on site performance, please visit our Coinbase status page and Coinbase Pro status page.

XRP (XRP) FAQ

Given the SEC’s recent action against Ripple, trading on our XRP order books has been suspended in all regions. You're still able to deposit and withdraw XRP. While XRP funds will remain safely stored in your account after the trading suspension, you will not be able to buy, sell, or convert. There will be no impact to Coinbase Custody or Coinbase Wallet at this time. Learn more about Ripple SEC lawsuit

Coinbase still intends to support Spark airdrop. Learn more.

What is XRP (XRP)?

XRP is the cryptocurrency used by the XRP ledger, which supports international currency exchange and remittances. XRP can function as a bridge currency in transactions involving different currencies such as US dollars, Japanese yen, Euros, Francs, and others in use on the XRP network.

How do I buy XRP on Coinbase?

Coinbase customers from eligible regions can buy XRP on Coinbase.com and on Coinbase Pro. To see which regions support trading XRP, please see our Supported cryptocurrencies page.

Purchased XRP will be displayed as an asset within your Coinbase wallet in your Portfolio page on Coinbase.com or in the Coinbase mobile app. There is no minimum purchase amount of XRP on Coinbase. 

Can I send XRP to Coinbase? 

Yes, however, XRP utilizes Destination Tag technology and a Destination Tag is required to send XRP to Coinbase. You must always include the correct Destination Tag before sending a deposit to Coinbase. Omitting or using an incorrect Destination Tag will cause a delay in crediting the transaction to your Coinbase account. Under certain circumstances, these funds may not be creditable. For more information on Destination Tags, visit our help page.

If you attempt to send XRP to Coinbase without a destination tag, your funds will not be received. Please contact the exchange that you sent the funds from for help. 

Is there a minimum amount to send?

No, There is no minimum amount required to send funds to Coinbase. However, most exchanges charge a minimum of 20 XRP to send XRP. Sending XRP from Coinbase requires a minimum send of 22 XRP.

Please note, Coinbase does not support XRP Escrow transaction types. Any XRP transactions set up as an escrow using Coinbase’s XRP address will not be credited to your account.

Will Coinbase support Flare Networks’ Spark airdrop?

 
Yes, Coinbase plans to support Flare Networks' upcoming Spark airdrop. Learn more about Spark airdrop

Was this article helpful?

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Contact us