Want to buy bitcoins with cash? Good choice! It’s one of the most private ways to buy bitcoins and also one of the fastest. Read on for a brief overview of the best exchanges for buying bitcoins with cash.


LocalBitcoins is the world’s largest peer-to-peer Bitcoin exchange.

Sellers create sell ads on the site and buyers can buy in any country where there are available sellers. You usually have two options for buying with cash on LocalBitcoins: in person cash trading or cash deposit.

Both methods are private, and that privacy will cost you in terms of price. Most cash trades on LocalBitcoins cost about 10% more than the price on indexes like the CoinDesk BPI or Kaiko BGPI.

Wall of Coins

Wall of Coins is similar to BitQuick, but often has lower fees and even faster delivery times.

Bitcoin ATMs

Coin ATM Radar is a featured packed website with tons of information about Bitcoin ATMs. You can use it to find a Bitcoin ATM near you. The site will also help you learn about the ATMs fees, address, hours, and more before you actually make the trip. Here, for example, is information on a Bitcoin ATM in New York City.


LibertyX is an easy to use iPhone and Android app that helps you buy bitcoins with cash. What you actually do is purchase a PIN code from a local store that can be redeemed for bitcoins. For less technical users, LibertyX is a good option.