Where is Xur? Destiny 2 Location & Exotic Items Handbook

When you can find the mysterious merchant in Destiny 2

The mysterious merchant Xur appears in a different location every Friday-Tuesday, and he always carries new rare weapons, armor, and engrams for each character class. Find out where Xur is in Destiny 2 this week and what types of Exotic items are in his inventory.

Where Is Xur This Week?

Xur appears every Friday at 9AM PT/ 12PM ET, but his location is not officially announced. However, Xur will always appear in one of the following locations:

  • The EDZ: Choose Winding Cove as your destination and head north to find him on a cliff.
  • Nessus: Land at Watcher's Grave and head north to find him.
  • The Tower: Choose the Courtyard as your destination and go northeast to the Hanger.

Xur will remain in the same spot until the weekly reset on Tuesday at 9AM PT/ 12PM ET.

This week you'll find Xur on Nessus at Watcher's Grave.

Xur's Exotic Inventory

Xur’s inventory is different each week, but it always consists of the following five items:

Exotic Item Cost
Exotic Weapon 29 Legendary Shards
Exotic Armor for Hunters 23 Legendary Shards
Exotic Armor for Titans 23 Legendary Shards
Exotic Armor for Warlocks 23 Legendary Shards
Exotic Engram 97 Legendary Shards

What to Know About Xur in Destiny 2

Xur belongs to a mysterious organization called the Nine. In addition to rare items, Xur possesses the Five of Swords challenge card, which allows you to modify Nightfall strikes. You can also accept the Invitation of the Nine bounties from Xur. Completing these quests will unlock cinematics about the Nine.

Xur's Exotic Engrams give you a random Exotic item. Once you've collected every Exotic, you'll receive a random piece of armor.

How to Earn Legendary Shards in Destiny 2

To purchase the items that Xur sells, you must possess enough legendary shards. Here are the ways you can earn them:

  • Dismantle Legendary and Exotic equipment
  • Decrypt Faction engrams
  • Complete Nightfall strikes
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