To deposit or withdraw USD, you must first activate this feature in your Kraken account.
There are two ways US clients can fund their Kraken account with USD:
Normal USD domestic wire transfer funding
Activation instructions: Sign into your account and navigate to the Funding > Withdraw > US Dollar (USD) page, then click the "Activate" button. Stay on this webpage.
Deposits: Once activated, you can deposit using a FedWire or ACH transfer after agreeing to the Terms of Service (ToS).
Withdrawals: Once activated, you can withdraw by adding a FedWire transfer eligible bank account. Please note: Withdrawals are sent by Fedwire and not ACH.
High Limit USD Funding
Eligibility: Pro level US individuals or US corporations.
Activation instructions: Open a support ticket with our Transfer Limits Increase team.