Pokeballs are required to catch Pokemon, so you need a lot. This guide tells you Where To Buy Pokeballs In Pokemon Sword & Shield in case you missed it at the first few stops in your grand Pokemon journey in Pokemon Sword or Pokemon Shield.
Pokeballs come in all shapes and sizes. Well actually, it’s one shape and size but there’s lots of different colors. You need Pokeballs to catch Pokemon. There’s a lot of varieties, Ultra Balls, Great Balls, Quick Balls, there’s more than you can count.
Where To Buy Pokeballs In Pokemon Sword & ShieldTo buy basic Pokeballs simply visit any Pokemon Center, as shown in the image above. All major towns and cities have one, marked by a large Pokeball icon and a small blue sign. As you progress further into the game you can unlock the ability to buy Great Balls and Ultra Balls from here too.
As a bonus, if you buy 10x of any Pokeball at once, you get a Premier Ball for free, so be sure to take advantage of that offer when you are stocking up on Pokeballs at your nearest Pokemon Center. Be sure to buy Great & Ultra Balls later!
Where To Buy Special Poke BallsSometimes basic Poke Balls don’t do the job. There’s a lot of other varieties available. You get a Poke Ball from speaking to the Poke Ball Mascot at each of the Gym locations the first time you visit. You can also buy other special Poke Balls from vendors within Pokemon Centers.
|Poke Ball||Where To Buy||Effect|
|Luxury Ball||Wyndon Pokemon Center||Makes Pokemon gain friendship faster|
|Quick Ball||Wyndon Pokemon Center||Higher catch rate if thrown at the start of battle|
|Quick Ball||East Lake Axewell Watt Trader (50w)||Higher catch rate if thrown at the start of battle|
|Repeat Ball||Wyndon Pokemon Center||Higher success if catching a Pokemon caught before|
|Dive Ball||Hammerlocke Pokemon Center||For catching Pokemon that live underwater|
|Dive Ball||Wild Area Meeting Spot Watt Trader (50w)||For catching Pokemon that live underwater|
|Dusk Ball||Hammerlocke Pokemon Center||Better at catching Pokemon at night or in dark places|
|Dusk Ball||Dappled Grove Watt Trader (50w)||Better at catching Pokemon at night or in dark places|
|Timer Ball||Hammerlocke Pokemon Center||Higher success the more turns that have passed|
|Timer Ball||Giant's Seat Watt Trader (50w)||Higher success the more turns that have passed|
|Heal Ball||Motostoke Pokemon Center||Fully heals any Pokemon caught with this ball|
|Net Ball||Motostoke Pokemon Center||Better at catching water or bug type Pokemon|
|Net Ball||Hammerlocke Hills Watt Trader (50w)||Better at catching water or bug type Pokemon|
|Nest Ball||Motostoke Pokemon Center||Nest Ball|
|Nest Ball||Bridge Field Watt Trader (50w)||Nest Ball|
|Heal Ball||Giant's Cap Watt Trader (20w)||Fully heals the caught Pokemon|
in Pokemon Sword And Shield Guides