How to Sell Your Bitcoin

How to sell or ‘cash out’ your digital currency

1. You’ll need to open a Coinbase account to convert your bitcoin over to fiat currency, such as the US Dollar.

2. Once you have your account established, then you’ll need to transfer your existing bitcoin from wherever you have it stored to coinbase. These Instructions can be found here.

3. Finally, you can sell or cash out your digital currency. More instructions are below.

For supported countries and payment methods, you can sell or “cash out” your bitcoin or other digital currency for your local currency and have the proceeds deposited in your linked bank account or local currency wallet.

Using a Web Browser

  1. Go to the Sells page.
  2. Enter the amount that you wish to sell.
  3. Select the wallet you wish to sell from (for example your BTC Wallet).
  4. Select the account you wish to deposit to (such as your linked bank account).
    Note: you may use the “Sell Max” button to sell the entire balance of the selected wallet
  5. Confirm the order is correct and click Sell.


Using the iOS & Android Apps

  1. Tap the menu icon near the top left of the screen to open the Navbar.
  2. Select or Sell from the Navbar.
  3. Enter the amount that you wish to sell.
  4. Select to wallet you wish to sell from.
  5. Select the bank account or currency wallet you wish to deposit into.
  6. After reviewing your order, tap Sell.