How to bridge to Dogechain

As mentioned above, the fastest and safest way to bridge assets to the Dogechain EVM network is with the Synapse DEX. They allow users to transfer tokens with a MetaMask Wallet connection from over 20 different Layer 1 and Layer 2 blockchains.

Follow our secure and verified guide below to get started:

  1. Visit Synapse and connect your MetaMask Wallet.
  2. Select your Origin Chain and the 'Dogechain' network as your Destination Chain.
  3. Select the token you want to transfer to Dogechain and the amount.
  4. Preview and confirm your transaction. The tokens will arrive in less than 5 minutes on your Dogechain wallet.
Dogechain Bridge with Synapse
Bridge to Dogechain with Synapse.

Is Synapse a Secure Dogechain Bridge?

Yes, Synapse is the safest way to bridge assets to the Dogechain network.  They have been audited by several reputable security firms and their code is open source. In addition, Synapse uses a unique hybrid model that combines the best aspects of both centralized and decentralized exchanges. This means that users retain complete control over their private keys at all times and transactions are settled on-chain.

Dogechain Bridging Fees

The fees to bridge to Dogechain on Synapse are significantly cheaper compared to alternatives like Allbridge or the native Dogechain bridge. If you are transferring tokens from Ethereum mainnet, you can expect to pay up to $20 due to the high demand for blockspace. Otherwise, if you are using alternative Layer 2's like Arbitrum or Optimism, the transaction fees should not exceed $5.

What is Dogechain?

Dogechain is the official Proof-of-Stake blockchain for the Dogecoin community. The protocol uses Polygon Edge, which is a Layer 2 rollup that allows developers to quickly bootstrap and deploy a scaleable PoS blockchain that is Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) compatible. You can find a list of popular DeFi, NFT and GameFi applications on the Dogechain network here.