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How to Get Dialga in Pokemon Y


Welcome to our ultimate guide on how to obtain the legendary Pokemon, Dialga, in Pokemon Y! Dialga is a powerful Dragon/Steel-type Pokemon with incredible stats, making it a highly sought after addition to any trainer's team. In this article, we'll provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to successfully catch Dialga and achieve success in your Pokemon Y journey.


Before attempting to catch Dialga, make sure you have the following:

  • A copy of Pokemon Y for Nintendo 3DS
  • A Pokemon team with well-trained and high-level Pokemon
  • Plenty of Ultra Balls or Dusk Balls
  • A Pokemon with False Swipe or a move that can inflict paralysis or sleep

Step-by-Step Guide

Step 1: Defeat the Elite Four

In order to encounter Dialga, you must first defeat the Elite Four and become the Pokemon Champion of Kalos. This will unlock access to additional post-game areas where legendary Pokemon can be found.

Step 2: Obtain the Eon Flute

Once you've become the Pokemon Champion, head to Route 19 and find a previously inaccessible area called the "Anistar Seafront." Here, you will find a woman who will give you the Eon Flute. This item allows you to fly around the region on the back of the Legendary Pokemon, Latias or Latios.

Step 3: Fly to Spear Pillar

Use the Eon Flute to fly to the Spear Pillar, which is located at the peak of Mt. Coronet. Select it as your destination and enjoy the ride on the back of Latias/Latios.

Step 4: Navigating the Distortion World

Upon arriving at the Spear Pillar, you'll notice a mysterious portal. Interact with it to enter the Distortion World, a dimension where space and time are distorted. Navigate through the various puzzles and challenges of the Distortion World until you reach Giratina, another legendary Pokemon.

Step 5: Battle and Catch Giratina

Defeat Giratina and catch it using Ultra Balls or Dusk Balls. Giratina can be quite challenging, so make sure your team is prepared and save your game before attempting to catch it. Once you have Giratina in your party, proceed to the next step.

Step 6: Return to the Spear Pillar

Exit the Distortion World and return to the Spear Pillar. Interact with the portal once again, and you will be transported to a different time period.

Step 7: Encounter Dialga

Once you arrive in the new time period, you will find Dialga at ...

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