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Pidgey is a Normal, Flying-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It can evolve into Pidgeotto when fed 12 candies and its final evolution form is Pidgeot.

Pokédex description

Pidgey - Tiny Bird Pokémon
Pidgey has an extremely sharp sense of direction. It is capable of unerringly returning home to its nest, however far it may be removed from its familiar surroundings.

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Normal 8 (10)
Icon Normal 5 (10)

Charged attacks

Icon Flying
55 (23)
Icon Flying
60 (22)
Icon Dragon
45 (16)

Evolution family

Pidgey is the part of a three-member family.

6. Pidgey
#016 Pidgey
12 Pidgey candy
#017 Pidgeotto
50 Pidgey candy
#018 Pidgeot



  • Pidgey was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Pidgey is 583, however it can reach 632, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between August 6th and August 12th, 2019, Pidgey's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019.
  • From July 6th, 2016 to November 3rd, 2016, Pidgey used to be a possible hatchling from 2-km Eggs.
  • Pidgey was available in field research: "Evolve a Pokémon." during May to August, 2019 with a maximum capture CP of 291.
  • Shiny form of Pidgey was released with the start of Pokémon Day 2019 on February 26th, 2019.

External links

  • Pidgey page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Pidgey article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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