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

How to buy Cardano

You can buy Cardano on Kraken's crypto platform. Create your free account and connect a funding method to buy over 200 cryptocurrencies including ADA. Kraken makes it quick and easy to get started.


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 Cardano purchase

Buy Cardano with as little as $10.


In the past 24 hours, Kraken clients bought 6,274,955 ADA worth $2,719,591.

Why buy Cardano with Kraken?

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

Transactions are instant

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About Cardano

Cardano is a research-driven cryptocurrency. Cardano is the first proof-of-stake blockchain platform to be founded on peer-reviewed research. It's powered by Ouroboros, a protocol that its proponents claim has improved upon security, scalability and energy efficiency versus other proof-of-work predecessors, like Bitcoin. ADA is the native token of Cardano and can be staked to earn rewards.

What can you do with Cardano?

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


Stake Cardano

Earn rewards with Cardano

Trade for NFTs

Trade Cardano for NFTs

Collect & trade NFTs

Trade futures

Trade Cardano futures

95+ perpetual futures

Swap Cardano for other assets

After you buy Cardano, you can trade it for fiat currencies and other cryptocurrencies. Kraken offers over 200 Cardano trading pairs so you can move in and out of the market with ease.

Cardano FAQ

Is Cardano a good investment?

The short answer is, it depends on your own individual circumstances and risk tolerance. For those that see a long term prospect behind decentralization, Cardano may be a worthwhile purchase.

How much does it cost to buy 1 Cardano?

At the current market rate, it costs $0.43 to purchase one ADA. Kraken makes it easy to buy & sell Cardano in minutes.

Can I buy Cardano with a debit card?

You can buy Cardano with a debit card on Kraken. We offer several different ways to fund your account with cash or cryptocurrency.

How to trade Cardano

You can trade Cardano by first creating a Kraken account. Once sign up is complete and your account is funded, select your desired ADA trading pair and start trading Cardano. Our all in one, powerful interface lets you execute your trading strategy.

Can I buy $100 worth of Cardano?

Yes, Kraken offers a secure and easy to buy $100 worth of Cardano. At its current price, $100 equals 230.73 ADA.

Is Cardano safe to buy?

The Cardano price can change dramatically based on market conditions. You should do your own research on Cardano before buying.

Learn more about Cardano

  1. How does Cardano work?

  2. Where can I buy Cardano?

  3. Is Cardano available to buy and sell in my country?

  4. Is Cardano a good investment?

  5. Can I purchase Cardano using my local currency?

  6. What are the transaction fees for buying Cardano?

  7. What is the minimum amount of Cardano I can buy?

  8. Can I buy Cardano with a debit card?

  9. Can I buy Cardano with other cryptocurrencies?

  10. How can I keep my Cardano safe?

  11. Will I owe taxes when buying and selling Cardano?

  12. Can I transfer Cardano from Kraken to my crypto wallet?

  13. Is it safe to leave my Cardano on Kraken?

  14. What is the current circulating supply of Cardano?

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