How to Buy Stellar

Binance is the best place to buy, sell, trade, and hold XLM easily.

What is Stellar (XLM)?

Stellar is an open-source, distributed payments infrastructure that aims connects people, payment systems, and banks. Stellar’s native cryptocurrency, called Lumens (XLM), is used on the Stellar platform to facilitate multi-currency and asset transactions. Stellar’s consensus protocol operates on an algorithm that uses portions of the network, called quantum slices, to approve and validate a transaction.

How to Buy XLM

Buy Stellar with Bank Transfer

Buy stablecoins listed on Binance by wiring money from your account to the providers of these coins. Then, use these stablecoins to buy XLM on the Binance exchange

Trade Stellar

If you hold other cryptocurrencies, you can use them on Binance to buy Stellar. Binance supports the deposit of more than 150 cryptocurrencies, some of which have trading pairs that allow you to buy XLM.

Buy Stellar with Credit Card

While it is not currently possible to directly purchase Stellar with credit card, Binance offers the best route to purchase one of the coins available for credit card purchase and trade Stellar for them with the best liquidity and lowest fees.

Buy and Sell XLM on the Move

Download the Binance crypto trading app and trade your XLM plus 150+ cryptocurrencies, anytime and anywhere.

Binance: Where The World Trades Stellar


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Trading crypto on Binance is easy and intuitive. You only need a few steps to buy Stellar instantly.

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What to Do After I Buy Stellar

Store/Hold Stellar

Many users hold on to their Stellar with the expectation of it increasing in value. You can store your XLM safely on your Binance account or on our crypto wallet app Trust Wallet, the most user-friendly and secure mobile wallet.

Trade Stellar

You can trade Stellar for 150+ cryptocurrencies on Binance’s industry-leading, fast, and secure trading platform. Binance offers several trading pairs for Stellar to meet your needs.

Stake Stellar

Right now, Binance supports the staking of XLM. You can earn extra XLM tokens monthly through holding XLM in your Binance account.

Send Stellar

As one of the major cryptocurrencies, Stellar allows you to easily transfer value around the world, fast. You can buy Stellar on Binance and then send that anyone and anywhere.

Donate Stellar

Binance Charity projects aim to improve the lives of people in the bottom billion. You can convert Stellar and donate so no one misses out on the growth made possible by blockchain.

Learn More About Stellar

You can read more in-depth articles on Stellar from Binance Research and study how cryptocurrencies like Stellar work on Binance Academy

(!) Cryptocurrency investment activities, including actions done to buy Stellar through Binance, are subject to market risk. Binance provides easy and convenient ways for you to buy XLM, and we put our best efforts to fully inform our users about each and every cryptocurrency we offer on the exchange, but we are not responsible for the results that may arise from your Stellar purchase. This page and any information in it is not meant to be interpreted as an endorsement of any particular cryptocurrency or method of acquiring it.