U-turn (move)

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Move data

Type Bug
Category Physical
Power 70
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM89
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM89
X/Y
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire
TM89
Sun/Moon TM89

Effects

User switches out immediately after attacking.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Buginium Z and uses its Z-Power, U-turn turns into Savage Spin-Out and has base power 140.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
Sun/Moon After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn U-turn at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

HoppipHoppip
#187 / Grass · Flying
Level 37
SkiploomSkiploom
#188 / Grass · Flying
Level 44
JumpluffJumpluff
#189 / Grass · Flying
Level 49
YanmaYanma
#193 / Bug · Flying
Level 49
GligarGligar
#207 / Ground · Flying
Level 30
FinneonFinneon
#456 / Water
Level 42
LumineonLumineon
#457 / Water
Level 48
YanmegaYanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Level 49
GliscorGliscor
#472 / Ground · Flying
Level 30
ArchenArchen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Level 41
ArcheopsArcheops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Level 45
ZoroarkZoroark
#571 / Dark
Level 1
AccelgorAccelgor
#617 / Bug
Level 40
MienfooMienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Level 41
MienshaoMienshao
#620 / Fighting
Level 41
Meloetta (Aria Forme)Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Level 43
DecidueyeDecidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 1

Learnt by TM

ButterfreeButterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
BeedrillBeedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
PidgeyPidgey
#016 / Normal · Flying
PidgeottoPidgeotto
#017 / Normal · Flying
PidgeotPidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
RattataRattata
#019 / Normal
Alolan RattataRattata
Alolan Rattata
#019 / Dark · Normal
RaticateRaticate
#020 / Normal
Alolan RaticateRaticate
Alolan Raticate
#020 / Dark · Normal
SpearowSpearow
#021 / Normal · Flying
FearowFearow
#022 / Normal · Flying
ZubatZubat
#041 / Poison · Flying
GolbatGolbat
#042 / Poison · Flying
VenomothVenomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
MeowthMeowth
#052 / Normal
Alolan MeowthMeowth
Alolan Meowth
#052 / Dark
PersianPersian
#053 / Normal
Alolan PersianPersian
Alolan Persian
#053 / Dark
MankeyMankey
#056 / Fighting
PrimeapePrimeape
#057 / Fighting
Farfetch'dFarfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
ScytherScyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
ArticunoArticuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
ZapdosZapdos
#145 / Electric · Flying
MoltresMoltres
#146 / Fire · Flying
MewMew
#151 / Psychic
SentretSentret
#161 / Normal
FurretFurret
#162 / Normal
LedybaLedyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
LedianLedian
#166 / Bug · Flying
CrobatCrobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
NatuNatu
#177 / Psychic · Flying
XatuXatu
#178 / Psychic · Flying
HoppipHoppip
#187 / Grass · Flying
SkiploomSkiploom
#188 / Grass · Flying
JumpluffJumpluff
#189 / Grass · Flying
AipomAipom
#190 / Normal
YanmaYanma
#193 / Bug · Flying
GligarGligar
#207 / Ground · Flying
ScizorScizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
CelebiCelebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
BeautiflyBeautifly
#267 / Bug · Flying
DustoxDustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
TaillowTaillow
#276 / Normal · Flying
SwellowSwellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
WingullWingull
#278 / Water · Flying
PelipperPelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
MasquerainMasquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
NinjaskNinjask
#291 / Bug · Flying
VolbeatVolbeat
#313 / Bug
IllumiseIllumise
#314 / Bug
VibravaVibrava
#329 / Ground · Dragon
FlygonFlygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
JirachiJirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
ChimcharChimchar
#390 / Fire
MonfernoMonferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
InfernapeInfernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
StarlyStarly
#396 / Normal · Flying
StaraviaStaravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
StaraptorStaraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
MothimMothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
VespiquenVespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
PachirisuPachirisu
#417 / Electric
AmbipomAmbipom
#424 / Normal
GlameowGlameow
#431 / Normal
PuruglyPurugly
#432 / Normal
ChatotChatot
#441 / Normal · Flying
FinneonFinneon
#456 / Water
LumineonLumineon
#457 / Water
YanmegaYanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
GliscorGliscor
#472 / Ground · Flying
UxieUxie
#480 / Psychic
MespritMesprit
#481 / Psychic
AzelfAzelf
#482 / Psychic
PhionePhione
#489 / Water
ManaphyManaphy
#490 / Water
VictiniVictini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
PurrloinPurrloin
#509 / Dark
LiepardLiepard
#510 / Dark
PidovePidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
TranquillTranquill
#520 / Normal · Flying
UnfezantUnfezant
#521 / Normal · Flying
WoobatWoobat
#527 / Psychic · Flying
SwoobatSwoobat
#528 / Psychic · Flying
WhimsicottWhimsicott
#547 / Grass · Fairy
DarumakaDarumaka
#554 / Fire
Darmanitan (Standard Mode)Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
ArchenArchen
#566 / Rock · Flying
ArcheopsArcheops
#567 / Rock · Flying
ZoruaZorua
#570 / Dark
ZoroarkZoroark
#571 / Dark
MinccinoMinccino
#572 / Normal
CinccinoCinccino
#573 / Normal
EmolgaEmolga
#587 / Electric · Flying
EelektrikEelektrik
#603 / Electric
EelektrossEelektross
#604 / Electric
AccelgorAccelgor
#617 / Bug
MienfooMienfoo
#619 / Fighting
MienshaoMienshao
#620 / Fighting
RuffletRufflet
#627 / Normal · Flying
BraviaryBraviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
VullabyVullaby
#629 / Dark · Flying
MandibuzzMandibuzz
#630 / Dark · Flying
HydreigonHydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
LarvestaLarvesta
#636 / Bug · Fire
VolcaronaVolcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Tornadus (Incarnate Forme)Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Thundurus (Incarnate Forme)Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Landorus (Incarnate Forme)Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Meloetta (Aria Forme)Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
GenesectGenesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
FroakieFroakie
#656 / Water
FrogadierFrogadier
#657 / Water
GreninjaGreninja
#658 / Water · Dark
Greninja (Ash-Greninja)Greninja
Ash-Greninja
#658 / Water · Dark
BunnelbyBunnelby
#659 / Normal
DiggersbyDiggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
FletchlingFletchling
#661 / Normal · Flying
FletchinderFletchinder
#662 / Fire · Flying
TalonflameTalonflame
#663 / Fire · Flying
VivillonVivillon
#666 / Bug · Flying
FurfrouFurfrou
#676 / Normal
ClauncherClauncher
#692 / Water
ClawitzerClawitzer
#693 / Water
HelioptileHelioptile
#694 / Electric · Normal
HelioliskHeliolisk
#695 / Electric · Normal
HawluchaHawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
DedenneDedenne
#702 / Electric · Fairy
NoibatNoibat
#714 / Flying · Dragon
NoivernNoivern
#715 / Flying · Dragon
YveltalYveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
DecidueyeDecidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
LittenLitten
#725 / Fire
TorracatTorracat
#726 / Fire
IncineroarIncineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
PikipekPikipek
#731 / Normal · Flying
TrumbeakTrumbeak
#732 / Normal · Flying
ToucannonToucannon
#733 / Normal · Flying
YungoosYungoos
#734 / Normal
GumshoosGumshoos
#735 / Normal
Oricorio (Baile Style)Oricorio
Baile Style
#741 / Fire · Flying
CutieflyCutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
RibombeeRibombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Wishiwashi (Solo Form)Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
TsareenaTsareena
#763 / Grass
ComfeyComfey
#764 / Fairy
PassimianPassimian
#766 / Fighting
Type: NullType: Null
#772 / Normal
SilvallySilvally
#773 / Normal
Minior (Meteor Form)Minior
Meteor Form
#774 / Rock · Flying
KomalaKomala
#775 / Normal
TogedemaruTogedemaru
#777 / Electric · Steel
Tapu KokoTapu Koko
#785 / Electric · Fairy
PheromosaPheromosa
#795 / Bug · Fighting