How to Bridge Avalanche to Binance Smart Chain

There's no other way to swap AVAX to BNB through Metamask directly, so follow the steps in this guide to bridge AVAX to BNB cryptocurrency token.

By The 'Staunch

Bridging AVAX to BNB Chain doesn’t demand much.

In order to bridge Avalanche to Binance, a Bridging Protocol that will move your assets from C-Chain to Binance Smart Chain needs to be found.

A Protocol like Synapse is decentralized interoperability app that enable DeFi users to swap stablecoins from AVAX to BSC.

Synapse is the leading protocol that connects blockchains (like; Avalanche, Binance, MATIC, METIS, Ethereum, Arbitrum, Optimism etc.) to each other.

In this guide, I will show you how to bridge from AVAX to BNB on the MetaMask wallet without much stress.

Let’s dive into it already.

How to bridge AVAX to BNB

In order to bridge crypto from Avalanche (C-Chain) to Binance Smart Chain (BSC), you will need to follow these steps below…

  1. Open your MetaMask wallet
  2. Switch to Avalanche network
  3. Convert your crypto holding to USDC or USDT
  4. Visit the Synapse Bridge protocol
  5. Select AVAX and BNB as the two protocols
  6. Select the stablecoin you want to bridge
  7. Input the amount you want to bridge
  8. Bridge your assets from AVAX to BNB.

Once you complete the process, you will see the crypto balance your MetaMask wallet Binance network account.

Congratulations!

Wrapping up

If you must know, there’s no other way to swap AVAX to BNB through Metamask user interface directly.

The only way to bridge AVAX to BNB is through an alternative interoperability protocol.

In as much as Synapse is the leading protocol, there are still other alternatives that are also good for bridging crypto assets.

If you would preffer to use an alternative bridging protocol to Synapse, you can use Elk Finance, Celer Network or AnySwap Protocol).

Remember that you can always hide your transaction footprints online using a reliable VPN (Virtual Private Network).

About the 'Staunch

Henry is the founder of Crypto Staunch. He studied accounting and finance at Godfrey Okoye University, but became a Cryptopreneur to pursue his interest in learning digital currency and asset investment. Since 2018, Henry Kings has writing about Crypto, DeFi & NFT to help other people get started in the space. His publications has been featured in Binance Square, Digest Africa, Tech Economy, International Business Times, CoinDesk and many other top Crypto media outlets.

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About The 'Staunch

Henry is the founder of Crypto Staunch. He studied accounting and finance at Godfrey Okoye University, but became a Cryptopreneur to pursue his interest in learning digital currency and asset investment. Since 2018, Henry Kings has writing about Crypto, DeFi & NFT to help other people get started in the space. His publications has been featured in Binance Square, Digest Africa, Tech Economy, International Business Times, CoinDesk and many other top Crypto media outlets.