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Millions choose Kraken to buy Gitcoin. Start with just $10.




Millions choose Kraken to buy Gitcoin. Start with just $10.

How to buy Gitcoin


Create your free Kraken account

Provide your email address & country of residence.


Connect a funding method

Fund your account with your preferred payment method.


Complete your Gitcoin purchase

Buy Gitcoin with as little as $10.


In the past 24 hours, Kraken clients bought 21,674 GTC worth $23,625.

Why buy Gitcoin with Kraken?

Kraken offers a safe and easy way to get started with crypto. Use our flexible payment methods to instantly buy Gitcoin with a credit card, debit card, bank transfer, and more.

Transactions are instant

Buy and sell 200+ cryptocurrencies

Flexible funding options

Flexible funding options

Kraken level security


Dollar cost average your Gitcoin purchases with recurring buys on the Kraken mobile app and get $10 when you refer a friend to Kraken.

About Gitcoin

Gitcoin is a community focused blockchain project and quadratic funding solution laying out the future infrastructure of Web3. Gitcoin plans to fund and provide support to Web3 developers building the decentralized internet. GTC is Gitcoin's governance token, which lets holders vote in the GitcoinDAO and help plan the future of the platform.

What can you do with Gitcoin?

With Kraken, you can do more with Gitcoin. From making your first trade, to collecting NFTs and utilizing our advanced Gitcoin pro trading tools, all the Kraken features you need are backed by our world-class security and 24/7 support.


Gitcoin rewards

See if you can earn rewards

Trade for NFTs

Trade Gitcoin for NFTs

Collect & trade NFTs

Trade OTC

Trade Gitcoin OTC

High volume Gitcoin orders

API trading

Gitcoin API trading

Automate your trades

Swap Gitcoin for other assets

After you buy Gitcoin, you can trade it for fiat currencies and other cryptocurrencies. Kraken offers deep liquidity and instant trades on over 200 Gitcoin trading pairs.

Gitcoin FAQ

Can I buy and sell Gitcoin instantly?

Yes, it only takes a few clicks to buy and sell Gitcoin after you connect your funding method.

How much does it cost to buy 1 Gitcoin?

At the current market rate, it costs $1.09 to purchase one GTC. Kraken makes it easy to buy Gitcoin in minutes.

Can I buy Gitcoin with a credit card?

Yes, you can buy Gitcoin with a Mastercard or Visa credit card on Kraken. We offer several different ways to fund your account with cash or cryptocurrency.

How to trade Gitcoin

You can trade Gitcoin by first creating a Kraken account. Next, deposit or purchase the amount of GTC to open your position. Once your account is funded, select your desired GTC trading pair and start trading Gitcoin.

Can I buy $100 worth of Gitcoin?

Yes, Kraken offers a secure and easy to buy $100 worth of Gitcoin. At its current price, $100 equals 91.74 GTC.

Is Gitcoin safe to buy?

The Gitcoin price can change dramatically based on market conditions. While Gitcoin is among the most popular cryptocurrencies in the market, you should do your own research on Gitcoin before buying.

Learn more about Gitcoin

  1. How is Gitcoin different from normal cash?

  2. Where can I buy Gitcoin?

  3. How do beginners buy Gitcoin?

  4. Is Gitcoin available to buy and sell in my country?

  5. Is Gitcoin a good investment?

  6. Can I purchase Gitcoin using my local currency?

  7. What are the transaction fees for buying Gitcoin?

  8. What is the minimum amount of Gitcoin I can buy?

  9. Can I buy Gitcoin with a debit card?

  10. Can I buy Gitcoin with other cryptocurrencies?

  11. How can I keep my Gitcoin safe?

  12. Can I set up automatic recurring buy orders for Gitcoin?

  13. Will I owe taxes when buying and selling Gitcoin?

  14. Can I transfer Gitcoin from Kraken to my crypto wallet?

  15. Is it safe to leave my Gitcoin on Kraken?

  16. Can I pay for online goods and services using Gitcoin?

  17. What is the current circulating supply of Gitcoin?

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