Galarian Ponyta is one of the exclusives in Pokémon Shield. Here’s how you can capture this Pokémon and evolve it in Galarian Rapidash.
In this guide, we will tell you how to get Galarian Pokemon in Pokémon Sword and Shield. As we know that there are two versions of Pokemon Sword and Shield so each version has different Pokemon in it. If you want to get Galarian Ponyta you will have to choose the Shield version. In the Pokemon Sword, you will get the Galarian Farfetch’d.
You can catch the Galarian Ponyta in Pokemon Shield in only one place. You will find the Galarian Ponyta only in the Glimwood Tangle. It is on the north of Stow-on-side, en route to Ballonlea. This area is very beautiful in the whole game and the whole area is covered with tall grass and glowing mushrooms that hide other mysteries which fits the profile of Galarian Ponyta. You have to be careful and move very slowly in the tall grass because Galarian Ponyta is very rare and it gets scared very fast.
You won’t be able to catch a Galarian Rapidash in the game. The only way to get Galarian Rapidash in the game is by evolving Galarian Ponyta. In order to get Galarian Rapidash, you have to level up the Galarian Ponyta up to level 40 and it will evolve into Rapidash. There are no hidden ways to level up Galarian Ponyta so you can level it up like the other Pokemon. You can use this guide to find out ways on how to quickly level up a Pokemon.
The only way to get Galarian Ponyta in Pokemon Sword is through trading. You can trade it from any other player playing the Pokemon Shield version. This way, you can either get Galarian Ponyta or Galarian Rapidash in Pokémon Sword, and Galarian Farfetch’d or Galarian Sirfetch’d in Pokémon Shield.