Add Kava to Metamask

Add Kava to Metamask

Andrew Chen
Fact Checked
Sep 15, 2022

Summary: You can add the Kava EVM-compatible network to your MetaMask wallet by adding the verified RPC details to your network settings.

Follow this simple guide to connect to the Kava EVM network to start using popular dapps like Kava Swap, Ruby Finance, Kasava Dex, and more.

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Can I add Kava to Metamask?

Yes, you can add Kava to your Metamask wallet because it has an EVM-compatible network that functions within the broader KAVA ecosystem. Kava EVM is completely compatible with Ethereum applications, which means they offer a new execution environment for Solidity-based applications.

How to add Kava to Metamask?

Follow these simple steps to add the Kava EVM to your Metamask wallet.

  1. Download the Metamask wallet onto your browser..
  2. Go on your Metamask wallet and select the 'Add Networks' button.
  3. Copy and paste the verified Kava (KAVA) RPC details onto the Add Networks page. (You can find the verified Kava RPC in the paragraph below).
  4. Once you input these details and select 'Save' you will be connected to the KAVA Network.
Adding Kava to Metamask
Adding Kava EVM network RPC details to Metamask.

Kava EVM RPC Details

The following information is the official RPC details fo the Kava EVM to add to your Metamask wallet.

  • Network Name: Kava EVM Co-Chain
  • New RPC URL: https://evm.kava.io
  • Chain ID: 2222
  • Currency Symbol: KAVA
  • Explorer URL: https://explorer.kava.io

How to Bridge to Kava EVM

There is only one decentralized bridge that allows users to bridge between Ethereum and Kava, and that is Celer Bridge. Their platform offers fast and cheap cross-chain swaps between ETH, Avalanche, Optimism, Arbitrum and other networks directly to the Kava EVM chain.

Swap USX and other tokens between ETH and KAVA.

About Kava

Kava is a decentralized financial platform built on the Cosmos SDK, which allows users to send and receive payments in any currency. Kava uses the Tendermint consensus algorithm and is EVM compatible. The blockchain launched in September 2019 and was founded by Brian Kerr, Dustin Byington, and Zaki Manian.


Kava is unique in that it allows users to hold and trade any currency, whether it be fiat or crypto. The Kava platform also includes a decentralized exchange, lending and borrowing services, and a stablecoin called KavaUSD.

Kava is a safe blockchain to use as it is EVM compatible and uses the Tendermint consensus algorithm. The Kava team is also constantly working on improving the platform and adding new features.

Kava (KAVA) Price

The chart below is the live price of Kava (KAVA) in US Dollars.

Andrew Chen

Former Bitcoin Maximalist turned multi-chain enjoyer. I hunt down the best yields across AVAX, Solana, Fantom and other networks.

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