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




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

How to buy Stellar


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 Stellar purchase

Buy Stellar with as little as $10.


In the past 24 hours, Kraken clients bought 6,253,283 XLM worth $755,222.

Why buy Stellar with Kraken?

Kraken offers a safe and easy way to get started with crypto. Use our flexible payment methods to instantly buy Stellar 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 Stellar purchases with recurring buys on the Kraken mobile app and get $10 when you refer a friend to Kraken.

About Stellar

Lumen is the native crypto for Stellar, a distributed payments network. Stellar makes it possible to create, send and trade digital representations of different types of money, from fiat currencies like dollars and euros to cryptocurrencies bitcoin. Stellar's software was created in an attempt to enhance the existing financial system and make payments easier. Lumens are the native digital currency required to pay transaction fees on the Stellar network.

What can you do with Stellar?

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


Stellar rewards

See if you can earn rewards

Trade for NFTs

Trade Stellar for NFTs

Collect & trade NFTs

Trade OTC

Trade Stellar OTC

High volume Stellar orders

Trade futures

Trade Stellar futures

95+ perpetual futures

API trading

Stellar API trading

Automate your trades

Swap Stellar for other assets

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

Stellar FAQ

Can I buy and sell Stellar instantly?

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

How much does it cost to buy 1 Stellar?

At the current market rate, it costs $0.12 to purchase one XLM. Kraken makes it easy to buy Stellar in minutes.

Can I buy Stellar with a credit card?

Yes, you can buy Stellar 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 Stellar

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

Can I buy $100 worth of Stellar?

Yes, Kraken offers a secure and easy to buy $100 worth of Stellar. At its current price, $100 equals 828.01 XLM.

Is Stellar safe to buy?

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

Learn more about Stellar

  1. How is Stellar different from normal cash?

  2. Where can I buy Stellar?

  3. How do beginners buy Stellar?

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

  5. Is Stellar a good investment?

  6. Can I purchase Stellar using my local currency?

  7. What are the transaction fees for buying Stellar?

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

  9. Can I buy Stellar with a debit card?

  10. Can I buy Stellar with other cryptocurrencies?

  11. How can I keep my Stellar safe?

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

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

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

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

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

  17. What is the current circulating supply of Stellar?

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