Swift Windsteed

One of Pandaria's most elusive creatures, said to bring good fortune to its rider.

Riding Requirements:

  • This mount is available to all eligible characters on your account.
  • Level 10
  • Apprentice Riding (ground)
  • Expert Riding (flying)


  • Promotion:


From now until 30 January 2024, at 17:30 GMT Prime Gaming subscribers can claim the Swift Windsteed for free. To be eligible, you have to have both a Twitch and a Prime Gaming account (you can create a trial Prime Gaming account for free then cancel it later!) and have both linked to your Blizzard account. Then visit Prime Gaming Rewards to claim your prize! Blizzard has provided detailed instructions here.

This mount was previously available in the Blizzard Shop, but was retired some years ago. It was more recently offered as part of a Twitch Promotion, for a short time.

Introduced in:

Patch 10.2

Travel Mode:

  • Ground (+60% or +100% speed)
  • Flying (+150%, +280% or +310% speed)
Speed depends on your riding skill.
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Other Mounts Using the Same Model:

Include unused mounts / looks
Swift Windsteed taught by Swift Windsteed