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




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

How to buy Kusama

You can buy Kusama on Kraken's crypto exchange. Create your free account and connect a funding method to buy over 200 cryptocurrencies including KSM. 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 Kusama purchase

Buy Kusama with as little as $10.


In the past 24 hours, Kraken clients bought 10,979 KSM worth $510,649.

Why buy Kusama with Kraken?

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

About Kusama

Kusama is an experimental test environment based on Polkadot's codebase. Created by the same team that deployed Polkadot, Kusama is a testing ground for developers that hold the KSM token and want to build and deploy a parachain or try out Polkadot's governance, staking, nomination and validation functionality in a real environment.

What can you do with Kusama?

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


Stake Kusama

Earn rewards with Kusama

Trade for NFTs

Trade Kusama for NFTs

Collect & trade NFTs

Trade OTC

Trade Kusama OTC

High volume Kusama orders

Trade futures

Trade Kusama futures

95+ perpetual futures

API trading

Kusama API trading

Automate your trades

Swap Kusama for other assets

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

Kusama FAQ

Can I buy and sell Kusama instantly?

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

How much does it cost to buy 1 Kusama?

At the current market rate, it costs $46.51 to purchase one KSM. Kraken makes it easy to buy Kusama in minutes.

Can I buy Kusama with a credit card?

Yes, you can buy Kusama 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 Kusama

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

Can I buy $100 worth of Kusama?

Yes, Kraken offers a secure and easy to buy $100 worth of Kusama. At its current price, $100 equals 2.15 KSM.

Is Kusama safe to buy?

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

Learn more about Kusama

  1. How is Kusama different from normal cash?

  2. Where can I buy Kusama?

  3. How do beginners buy Kusama?

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

  5. Is Kusama a good investment?

  6. Can I purchase Kusama using my local currency?

  7. What are the transaction fees for buying Kusama?

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

  9. Can I buy Kusama with a debit card?

  10. Can I buy Kusama with other cryptocurrencies?

  11. How can I keep my Kusama safe?

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

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

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

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

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

  17. What is the current circulating supply of Kusama?

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