Destiny 2 server status – is Destiny 2 down?

If you can't access the Tower, it's likely that Bungies popular shooter is having some downtime, here's how to check the Destiny 2 server status.

How long will Destiny 2 be down for Lightfall? We've got you covered

Is Destiny 2 down? If you can’t access your character or log on to Destiny 2, it’s possible Bungie’s servers are having a bit of downtime or have run into a problem. To stop yourself from troubleshooting your own network, you should first check the server status of the shooter. Scheduled maintenance times can be found below.

If you’re experiencing issues, you might wonder what’s going on with the Destiny 2 server status, or how long before the servers come back up. While there was planned Destiny 2 server maintenance in advance of the Destiny 2 Lightfall launch, the free PC game‘s downtime concluded when the DLC launched on February 28.

And, while some players reported server throttling upon Lightfall’s initial launch, everything appears to be back in order as most people can now successfully log into the game. So, if you’re presently having trouble connecting, you may be having issues with your personal network setup. However, if you are experiencing a number of unusual disconnects or other problems you can’t seem to solve, you can always check out the Bungie forums, where fellow Guardians and Bungie staff will help you sort through your issues.

Is Destiny 2 down?

The Destiny 2 servers are currently live with no reported error codes. To check for planned maintenance, you can always head to Bungie’s help page. If the servers aren’t responding, and there is no maintenance planned, head to the official Bungie Help Twitter account, where up-to-date news on outages is Tweeted out regularly.

Destiny 2 Lightfall server maintenance

Destiny 2 maintenance usually begins at 6am PDT / 9am EDT / 1pm GMT / 3pm CET and ends at 11am PDT / 1pm EDT / 6pm GMT / 8pm CET.

Here is the Destiny 2 server maintenance schedule:

Time Status
6am PDT / 1pm GMT Sign-on and game integration features will be unavailable on web, mobile, 3rd-party apps, and the Bungie Store.
8:15am PDT / 3:15pm GMT Destiny 2 will be brought offline for expected maintenance. Players will be removed from activities and won’t be able to log back in until 1pm PDT / 8pm GMT.
11am PDT / 6pm GMT Players will be able to log back into Destiny 2. Players logging into the game may be placed in a queue and may experience sign-on issues as background maintenance is still ongoing.
11am PDT / 6pm GMT Destiny 2 maintenance is expected to conclude. Console players who encounter issues updating to 7.1.0 should restart their console and try downloading the update.

Once the Destiny 2 Lightfall server maintenance time has passed, players should have no issue logging into their games and experiencing Destiny 2 season 21 and the Strand subclass.

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Once you’re back in the game, you might want to check out the best Destiny 2 Warlock builds for PvP and PvE, or the Destiny 2 Nightfall weapon this week instead. And now that we’ve reached the Destiny 2 Lightfall release date, you can expect a wild ride as Guardians around the world find out how we’ll fare in our fight against The Witness and explore the Neptunian city of Neomuna.