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Top 9 crypto exchanges to buy and sell bitcoin in Costa Rica

Here are the top crypto exchanges in CR, handpicked and updated by buybitcoinsmart.

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Binance

Founded in 2017.

Binance is available in Costa Rica

Binance is one of the biggest and most innovative crypto exchanges.

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Cex.io

Founded in 2013.

Cex.io is available in Costa Rica

Cex.io is a time-tested British exchange with over 3 million users.

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Coinmama

Founded in 2013.

Coinmama is available in Costa Rica

Coinmama is the perfect choice to buy bitcoin with credit & debit card.

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Kraken

Founded in 2011.

Kraken is available in Costa Rica

Kraken is one of the largest and oldest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world.

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Paxful

Founded in 2015.

Paxful is available in Costa Rica

Paxful is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling bitcoin.

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LocalBitcoins

Founded in 2012.

LocalBitcoins is available in Costa Rica

LocalBitcoins is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling bitcoin.

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OKCoin

Founded in 2013.

OKCoin is available in Costa Rica

OKCoin is the perfect exchange for an experienced trader.

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Changelly

Founded in 2013.

Changelly is available in Costa Rica

Changelly is an intermediary platform between crypto exchanges and users.

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Bittrex

Founded in 2014.

Bittrex is available in Costa Rica

Bittrex is a US regulated crypto exchange with high focus on security.

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How to buy bitcoin in Costa Rica

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Follow these 3 steps to buy bitcoin safely in Costa Rica.

Step 1

Choose the exchange

Browse through our list of top 9 crypto exchanges in Costa Rica

Step 2

Register + KYC

Register on the exchange and go through the Know Your Customer process to purchase crypto in Costa Rica

Step 3

Deposit fiat & buy bitcoin

Buy bitcoin with credit/debit card in Costa Rica if you need it quick, or fund your exchange account with fiat and purchase BTC after arrival of funds. Buying crypto with debit and credit cards usually results in higher fees.

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