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Jun 14, 2021

How to Make a Deposit in Bybit (A Complete Guide)

Looking for a guide on how to deposit funds on Bybit? We hear you! Here is a detailed operation process so that you can easily make a deposit by transferring cryptocurrency from your wallet or depositing fiat currency to your Bybit account.

How To Make A Deposit

Crypto Transfer 

To transfer crypto assets to Bybit, here’s what you need to know. Bybit Web Page:

You’ll need to click on “Assets” at the top right-hand corner of the Bybit home page.

Assets

You will be directed to the “Assets page” under the “Spot Account.” Then, click “Deposit” in the column of the currency you want to deposit.

Spot Account

Bybit Crypto Exchange App:

To transfer your crypto from other wallets or exchanges, you’ll need to sign up or log in to your Bybit account. Then click the button located at the bottom right-hand corner of the page, and click the “Deposit” button. Then select the currency to proceed to the next step.

Bybit Crypto Exchange App

Note

As of October 2021, Bybit only accepts BTC, ETH, XRP, EOS, USDT, BIT, DOGE, DOT, LTC, XLM, AAVE, COMP, LINK, MKR, SUSHI, UNI, YFI deposits.

How to Deposit USDT on Bybit

Taking USDT as an example: 

After clicking “Deposit” you will be directed to your Bybit deposit address. From there, you can either scan the QR code or copy the deposit address and use it as the destination address to which you can send the funds. Before proceeding, make sure you have selected the chain types — ERC20, TRC20, or OMNI.

*Please do not transfer any other cryptocurrencies to the wallet address. If you do so, those assets will be lost forever.

Please note that deposits will be performed directly via the spot account. For users who registered with Bybit before July 15, 2021, your funds will be deposited to the spot account and auto channeled to the derivatives account. For accounts registered after July 15, 2021, funds will be deposited to the spot account.

To change your default deposit account, you can set it up in the following two (2) ways.

Adjust the Deposit Settings via Web:

1. Click “Modify” in the deposit pop-up window to enter the settings page, or

Adjust Deposit Settings

2. Head to the Settings page under “Accounts and Security”

Accounts and Security

Adjust the Deposit Settings via Bybit App:

1. Click “Settings” on the deposit page to set whether to auto transfer of funds to derivatives account, or

Adjust the Deposit Settings via Bybit App

2. Head to the general settings page under “General”

Note

For ETH deposit: Bybit currently only supports ETH direct transfer. Please do not transfer your ETH using Smart Contract transfer.

For EOS deposit: When transferring to the Bybit wallet, remember to fill in the correct wallet address and your UID as a “Memo”. Otherwise, the deposit will not be successful. Please note that your memo is your Unique ID (UID) on Bybit.

How to Deposit XRP on Bybit

How To Deposit XRP

When transferring to the Bybit wallet, make sure to fill in your UID as “Tag”. Otherwise, the transfer will not be reflected in your trading account. Please note that your Tag is your UID on Bybit. You may find the UID at the “Account & Security” drop-down where your user information is shown.

Based on the miner fees you pay and the transaction amount on the blockchain network, it usually takes about 10 minutes for your deposit to reach your Bybit account. 

Once the deposit is completed, please go to the asset page to view your transaction.

Make a Deposit – Crypto Transfer

What Is the Minimum Deposit in Bybit?

All coins have no minimum deposit requirements except for SOL.

 Minimum Deposit Amount
SOL0.01 SOL
OthersNo minimum amount required

Note:

── Deposits less than 0.01 SOL will not be credited to your account, and assets will not be recoverable.

The expected time for your deposits to appear in the Bybit wallet usually takes around two (2) hours. But it is subjected to the transaction confirmation speed of the respective blockchains.

Buy Crypto with Fiat

You can also easily buy BTC, ETH and USDT with multiple fiat currencies on Bybit.

Before we deposit funds through Bybit’s Fiat Gateway, please note that Bybit does not handle fiat deposits directly. This service is wholly handled by third-party payment providers: Banxa, XanPool, MoonPay, Mercuryo, Paxful and Simplex.

Funding Your Bybit Account

Let’s get started.

Please click “Buy Crypto” on the left side of the navigation bar to enter the Fiat Gateway deposit page. In the “Fiat Gateway” column on the left side of the page, start your fiat currency deposit process.

Buy Crypto

Buy Crypto

Step 1: Select the fiat currency you want to pay. Click on “USD” and the drop-down menu will appear.

Currently, the 59 fiat currencies supported including: AUD, BGN, BRL, CAD, CHF, COP, CZK, DKK, DOP, EGP, EUR, GBP, HKD, HRK, IDR, ILS, INR, JOD, JPY, KES, KRW, KWD, LKR, MAD, MXN, MYR, NGN, NOK, NZD, OMR, PEN, PHP, PKR, PLN, RON, RUB, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, TWD, UAH, USD, VND, ZAR, ARS, AZN, CLP, CRC, GEL, HUF, KZT, MDL, NAD, UYU, QAR, SAR, AED, and UZS. 

You can check the allowable purchase limit for each currency in the input box. It may vary depending on the service provider you’ve selected. For example, the limit per transaction to buying BTC via MoonPay is capped at a minimum of $30 and the maximum purchase amount is $12,000. While Banxa has a maximum limit of $15,000.

Fiat Gateway1

Step 2: Select the cryptocurrency you would like to receive in your Bybit wallet address. Currently only BTC, ETH and USDT are supported.

Fiat Gateway 2

Step 3: Enter the amount. You can enter the deposit amount based on fiat currency amount (e.g., $1,000) or cryptocurrency amount (e.g., 0.1 BTC) according to your needs.

Fiat Gateway 3

In addition, you can check the reference price at the bottom right.

Step 4: Select from the list of service providers. 

According to the fiat currency and cryptocurrency selected by the user, the supplier that provides the corresponding service is displayed in the list. For example, when we buy BTC in USD, there are three providers: Mercuryo, MoonPay and Banxa. They will be ranked from top to bottom with the best exchange rate first.

We can obtain the following information from the list of service providers: 

  1. Name of the service provider
  2. Reference quote and estimated transfer time 
  3. Estimated amount of convertible cryptocurrency 
  4. Supported payment methods and “Buy” button

Fiat Gateway 4

Note

The real-time quote is for reference only. Please refer to the service provider’s website for the exact exchange rate. The real-time quote in the upper right corner will be refreshed every 30 seconds. You can also click “Refresh” to get the latest quote.

Step 5: Click on the “Buy” button. An information window will pop up. Please read carefully to make sure that you understand and agree with the terms and conditions. Proceed by clicking on the “OK” button. You will be redirected to the third-party payment provider’s official web page.

Click on the “Buy” button. An information window will pop up

Note

For a first-time user, you first need to create an account on Bybit and then complete the Know-Your-Client (KYC) verification to unlock different tiers of deposit and withdrawal limits.

After successfully depositing fiat currency into Bybit, you can click on “History” to view historical transaction records.

Historical transaction records

Make a Deposit – Buy Crypto

No minimum deposit is required.