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There are 78 missions available in Borderlands 3 - 23 story quests, 55 side quests. This figure excludes arenas, repeatable quests and DLC.

  • Story missions are numbered and highlighted in bold text.
  • Side missions are bullet-listed and highlighted in italic text.
    • A side mission with an indentation indicates that the mission directly above it must be completed before it becomes available.


  1. Children of the Vault
  2. From the Ground Up
  3. Cult Following
  4. Taking Flight
  5. Sanctuary
  6. Hostile Takeover
  7. The Impending Storm
  8. Space-Laser Tag
  9. Atlas, At Last
  10. Beneath the Meridian
  11. Hammerlocked
  12. Lair of the Harpy
  13. The Guns of Reliance
  14. The Family Jewel
  15. Going Rogue
  16. Cold as the Grave
  17. Blood Drive
  18. Angels and Speed Demons
  19. The Great Vault
  20. The First Vault Hunter
  21. Footsteps of Giants
  22. In the Shadow of Starlight
    • It's Alive (available after Homeopathological is complete)
  23. Divine Retribution

Slaughter Arenas

Eridian Proving Grounds

The Eridian Proving Grounds become reachable after completing Divine Retribution, the final story mission.

Discovery Trial Proving Ground
Discover the Trial of Cunning Trial of Cunning Ghostlight Beacon
Discover the Trial of Discipline Trial of Discipline Precipice Anchor
Discover the Trial of Fervor Trial of Fervor Skydrowned Pulpit
Discover the Trial of Instinct Trial of Instinct Wayward Tether
Discover the Trial of Supremacy Trial of Supremacy Hall Obsidian
Discover the Trial of Survival Trial of Survival Gradient of Dawn

DLC Missions

Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot

Main article: Moxxi's Heist of the Handsome Jackpot mission flow

Guns, Love, and Tentacles

Main article: Guns, Love, and Tentacles mission flow

Bounty of Blood

Main article: Bounty of Blood mission flow

Psycho Krieg and the Fantastic Fustercluck

Main article: Psycho Krieg and the Fantastic Fustercluck mission flow

Free Update DLC

  • Borderlands Science!

Takedown at the Maliwan Blacksite

Takedown at the Guardian Breach

  • Discovery: Takedown at the Guardian Breach
    • Takedown at the Guardian Beach

Event Missions

Events are a feature new to Borderlands 3. Event missions can only be accessed during their associated seasonal timeframe.

Bloody Harvest

The Bloody Harvest event was a Halloween event, accessible from October 31st until December 5th, 2019.

Revenge of the Cartels

The Revenge of the Cartels event is accessible from April 23rd until June 4th, 2020.