Pidgeot

Pidgeot is a Normal/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Bird Pokémon.

Pidgeot has a Mega Evolution, available from Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire onwards.

Pokédex data

National № 018
Type Normal Flying
Species Bird Pokémon
Height 4′11″ (1.5 m)
Weight 87.1 lbs (39.5 kg)
Abilities Keen Eye
Tangled Feet
Big Pecks (hidden ability)
Local № 018 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
012 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
018 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
012 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
019 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
Japanese Pijotto

Training

EV yield 3 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 216
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 83
276 370
Attack 80
148 284
Defense 75
139 273
Sp. Atk 70
130 262
Sp. Def 70
130 262
Speed 101
186 331
Total 479 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Pidgeot.

Pokédex data

National № 018
Type Normal Flying
Species Bird Pokémon
Height 7′03″ (2.2 m)
Weight 111.3 lbs (50.5 kg)
Abilities No Guard
Local № 018 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
012 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
018 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
012 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
019 (X/Y — Central Kalos)
Japanese Pijotto

Training

EV yield 3 Speed
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Happiness 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 261
Growth Rate Medium Slow

Breeding

Egg Groups Flying
Gender 50% male, 50% female
Egg cycles 15 (base 3,840 steps)

Base stats

HP 83
276 370
Attack 80
148 284
Defense 80
148 284
Sp. Atk 135
247 405
Sp. Def 80
148 284
Speed 121
222 375
Total 579 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Pidgeot.

Evolution chart

(Level 18) (Level 36)

Name origin

pigeon
a species of bird

Pidgeot changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
When hunting, it skims the surface of water at high speed to pick off unwary prey such as MAGIKARP.
Yellow This POKéMON flies at Mach 2 speed, seeking prey. Its large talons are feared as wicked weapons.
Gold Its well-developed chest muscles make it strong enough to whip up a gusty windstorm with just a few flaps.
Silver It spreads its beautiful wings wide to frighten its enemies. It can fly at Mach 2 speed.
Crystal Its outstanding vision allows it to spot splashing MAGIKARP, even while flying at 3300 feet.
Ruby
Sapphire
This POKéMON has a dazzling plumage of beautifully glossy feathers. Many TRAINERS are captivated by the striking beauty of the feathers on its head, compelling them to choose PIDGEOT as their POKéMON.
FireRed It spreads its gorgeous wings widely to intimidate enemies. It races through the skies at Mach-2 speed.
LeafGreen When hunting, it skims the surface of water at high speed to pick off unwary prey such as MAGIKARP.
Emerald This POKéMON has gorgeous, glossy feathers. Many TRAINERS are so captivated by the beautiful feathers on its head that they choose PIDGEOT as their POKéMON.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
By flapping its wings with all its might, PIDGEOT can make a gust of wind capable of bending tall trees.
HeartGold Its well-developed chest muscles make it strong enough to whip up a gusty windstorm with just a few flaps.
SoulSilver It spreads its beautiful wings wide to frighten its enemies. It can fly at Mach 2 speed.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
By flapping its wings with all its might, Pidgeot can make a gust of wind capable of bending tall trees.
X When hunting, it skims the surface of water at high speed to pick off unwary prey such as Magikarp.
Y It spreads its gorgeous wings widely to intimidate enemies. It races through the skies at Mach-2 speed.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
This Pokémon has a dazzling plumage of beautifully glossy feathers. Many Trainers are captivated by the striking beauty of the feathers on its head, compelling them to choose Pidgeot as their Pokémon.

Moves learned by Pidgeot

Moves learnt by level up

Pidgeot learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GustFlying 40 100
1HurricaneFlying 110 70
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Sand AttackGround 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Sand AttackGround 100
9GustFlying 40 100
13Quick AttackNormal 40 100
17WhirlwindNormal
22TwisterDragon 40 100
27Feather DanceFlying 100
32AgilityPsychic
38Wing AttackFlying 60 100
44RoostFlying
50TailwindFlying
56Mirror MoveFlying
62Air SlashFlying 75 95
68HurricaneFlying 110 70

Egg moves

Pidgeot learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pidgeot egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Air CutterFlying 60 95
Air SlashFlying 75 95
Brave BirdFlying 120 100
DefogFlying
Feint AttackDark 60
ForesightNormal
PursuitDark 40 100
Steel WingSteel 70 90
UproarNormal 90 100

Move Tutor moves

Pidgeot can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
DefogFlying
Heat WaveFire 95 90
Laser FocusNormal
Sky AttackFlying 140 90
SnoreNormal 50 100
TailwindFlying
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pidgeot is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Pidgeot can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Moves learnt by level up

Pidgeot learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1GustFlying 40 100
1HurricaneFlying 110 70
1Quick AttackNormal 40 100
1Sand AttackGround 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
5Sand AttackGround 100
9GustFlying 40 100
13Quick AttackNormal 40 100
17WhirlwindNormal
22TwisterDragon 40 100
27Feather DanceFlying 100
32AgilityPsychic
38Wing AttackFlying 60 100
44RoostFlying
50TailwindFlying
56Mirror MoveFlying
62Air SlashFlying 75 95
68HurricaneFlying 110 70

Egg moves

Pidgeot learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Pidgeot egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Air CutterFlying 60 95
Air SlashFlying 75 95
Brave BirdFlying 120 100
DefogFlying
Feint AttackDark 60
ForesightNormal
PursuitDark 40 100
Steel WingSteel 70 90
UproarNormal 90 100

Moves learnt by TM

Pidgeot is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
19RoostFlying
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
40Aerial AceFlying 60
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
51Steel WingSteel 70 90
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
76FlyFlying 90 95
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
89U-turnBug 70 100
90SubstituteNormal
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Pidgeot can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
BideNormal Generation 1 — TM
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
Razor WindNormal 80 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
DetectFighting Generation 2 — TM
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Ominous WindGhost 60 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
SwiftNormal 60 Generation 4 — Move tutor
PluckFlying 60 100 Generation 5 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM

Pidgeot sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Pidgeot  sprite from Red & Blue Pidgeot  sprite from Silver Pidgeot  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Pidgeot  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Pidgeot  sprite from Black & White Pidgeot  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Pidgeot Shiny sprite from Silver Pidgeot Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Pidgeot Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Pidgeot Shiny sprite from Black & White Pidgeot Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Pidgeot

Red
Blue
Yellow
Evolve Pidgey/Pidgeotto
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Pidgey/Pidgeotto
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Pidgey/Pidgeotto
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Pidgey/Pidgeotto
Black Trade/migrate from another game
White Evolve Pidgey/Pidgeotto
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Pidgey/Pidgeotto
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 10