How To Quickly Transfer From Kucoin To Coinbase

Jack Moreau
Feb 2023
4 min to read
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Introduction: Kucoin and Coinbase are two popular cryptocurrency exchanges that offer users the ability to buy and sell cryptocurrencies. Kucoin was founded in 2017 and is based in Hong Kong while Coinbase is based and founded in the United States. This article covers the most common questions people ask regarding transfers between Kucoin and Coinbase.

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How to transfer from Kucoin to Coinbase?

Transferring cryptocurrencies from Kucoin to Coinbase is simple. Once you have logged in to your Kucoin account, click on the wallet icon in the top right corner and then select main account.

Kucoin Main Account Menu
Kucoin Main Account Menu

Once done, search for the cryptocurrency that you wish to withdraw and click on the withdraw button. 

Kucoin Main Account Withdrawal
Kucoin Main Account Withdrawal

You then have to copy-paste your wallet address from Coinbase and paste it into Kucoin.

Make sure that you select the correct address and network. In some cases, a memo is needed as well.

Double-check that the information is accurate before withdrawing as errors in most cases will lead to lost funds. 

Kucoin Crypto Wallet Address
Kucoin Crypto Wallet Address (ATOM example)

Cheapest way to transfer from Coinbase to Kucoin?

The cheapest way to transfer from Coinbase to Kucoin, or from Kucoin to Coinbase for that matter, is to use blockchains that provide cheap and fast transfers.

Obviously, you must also select cryptos that are available on both Kucoin and Coinbase. Some good examples of this are Solana (SOL), Cosmos (ATOM), and Litecoin (LTC). Withdrawing these assets from Kucoin cost only: 

  • Solana (SOL): 0.5 SOL
  • Cosmos (ATOM): 0.02 ATOM
  • Litecoin (LTC): 0.001 LTC

The full list of fees that Kucoin charges for each blockchain can be found here. 

How to withdraw from Kucoin to Coinbase

Withdrawing from Kucoin is the same thing as transferring from Kucoin to Coinbase. This has been outlined in detail above. 

How long to transfer from KuCoin to Coinbase?

Transfer times depend on the type of cryptocurrency that you are withdrawing. 

Depending on which blockchain you are using, transfer speeds can either be slow (Bitcoin, Ethereum) or fast (Solana, Cosmos).

Besides the underlying properties of the blockchain, it's also a question of how many people are using that blockchain at any given time.

‍How to transfer Shiba from Kucoin to Coinbase?

Go to wallet icon in the top right corner, select main account and once you have entered the main account, search for Shiba.

You then need to copy-paste your Shiba wallet address from Coinbase and paste it into Kucoin. Make sure to select the right network and enter the meme if its requested.

Withdraw Shiba Inu from Kucoin
Withdraw Shiba Inu from Kucoin

Does Coinbase Wallet support KuCoin?

Nope, the Kucoin token (KCS) can not be bought via the Coinbase wallet. Instead, you have to buy it via the Kucoin Exchange.

Buy KCS on Kucoin with 10% discount on fees

‍Will KCC be listed on Coinbase? 

As of right now, KCS is not available on the Coinbase Exchange. We think it's unlikely it will get listed on Coinbase until there is more regulatory clarity regarding centralized utility tokens such as KCS.

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Jack Moreau
Jack is a crypto writer and reviewer who has been active in the space since he caught the crypto bug in 2017. With a passion for trying out new shiny things, Jack is always eager to try the latest crypto exchanges, wallets or DeFi applications.

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