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How to swap crypto with MoonPay through Ledger Live

This article explains how to swap crypto with MoonPay through Ledger Live.

MoonPay’s non-custodial crypto swap platform allows you to exchange a wide variety of cryptocurrencies at a competitive rate.

 Things to know

  • The swap feature is unavailable in certain countries.
  • It can take some time to receive your crypto. This is usually due to network congestion. However, if you’ve been waiting a while and still don’t see the exchanged crypto in your balance, please reach out to MoonPay support.

Before you begin

  • Make sure that you’re running the latest version of Ledger Live and the latest OS version on your Ledger device. 
  • You will need an account for the crypto you want to swap → Learn more
  • It’s possible to get an error message when attempting to swap through the Ledger Live app. This can happen when your VPN is on, so please make sure to turn it off before attempting to swap.

How to swap crypto with MoonPay

  1. Open the Ledger Live app.
  2. In the left sidebar menu, click Swap.
  3. Enter the crypto you want to swap and the amount.
  4. Enter the crypto you want to swap to.
  5. Click Exchange. You will see the list of third-party swapping providers.


  6. Select MoonPay and click Continue with MoonPay.
  7. If you have a MoonPay account, sign in. If you don’t, you need to create an account to continue.

Create a MoonPay account

  1. Enter your email address and click Continue.
  2. Enter the verification code you’ve got in your email and click Continue.
  3. Enter your basic information and your billing address.
  4. Click Continue.

Swap your crypto

  1. Review transaction details in the Ledger Live app and your device.


  2. Click the Swap button to confirm the transaction.

Wait until your transaction is processed.

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