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Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 missions list

Here's a list of all the story missions in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 including how many missions you can expect from the campaign

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 missions list: a solider stares to the right of the camera, surrounded by desert

Looking for all the Modern Warfare 2 missions? If you’re playing through the campaign and want to know how far along you are, we’ve put together a guide to all the missions in the FPS game.

The Modern Warfare 2 campaign is an indirect continuation of the 2019 Modern Warfare story, taking place three years after Task Force 141 originally came together and based on the search for some missile smugglers. There are some spoilers ahead, so only read on if you’re happy to know what to expect from the missions.

All Modern Warfare 2 missions

There are a total of 17 Modern Warfare 2 missions. Here is the full mission list:

  • Strike
  • Kill or Capture
  • Wetwork
  • Tradecraft
  • Borderline
  • Cartel Protection
  • Close Air
  • Hardpoint
  • Recon By Fire
  • Violence And Timing
  • El Sin Nombre
  • Dark Water
  • Alone
  • Prison Break
  • Hindsight
  • Ghost Team
  • Countdown

Modern Warfare 2 boasts some of the longest missions in the entire series, with some, like Alone and Recon by Fire, clocking in at upwards of 30 minutes in our playthrough. In our combined experience, the Modern Warfare 2 campaign length is one of the longest in recent years. However, several missions will only take a few minutes, like Hindsight. Oh, and we have a dedicated El Sin Nombre walkthrough in case you’re stuck on that stealth sandbox, plus guides to the Modern Warfare 2 safe codes and the A Crappy Way to Die achievement.

And there you have it: all Modern Warfare 2 missions in one handy list. If you’ve just hit the conclusion of the story and are still a little confused, then check out our breakdown of the Modern Warfare 2 ending, or you can see how the story stacks up against the other Call of Duty campaigns. Here’s everything you need to know about the perks, maps, and game modes in Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2’s multiplayer modes.