Candy, Distance and Size Chart

Pokemon GO Buddy Candy Distance and Size Chart was originally data mined directly from the latest GAME_MASTER file published by elfinlazz on his GitHub Gist page on 02/09/2016. Since than, we’ve improved upon it and collected the correct values for every Pokemon.




The list was collected and validate by more than 2000 players worldwide. If you are looking for more info on the best Pokemon to have as a buddy, take a look at our Buddy Tier List.

NO Name KM required for Candy Size
1 Bulbasaur 3 Medium
2 Ivysaur 3 Big
3 Venusaur 3 Big
4 Charmander 3 Medium
5 Charmeleon 3 Medium
6 Charizard 3 Big
7 Squirtle 3 Medium
8 Wartortle 3 Medium
9 Blastoise 3 Big
10 Caterpie 1 Shoulder
11 Metapod 1 Medium
12 Butterfree 1 Flying
13 Weedle 1 Shoulder
14 Kakuna 1 Medium
15 Beedrill 1 Flying
16 Pidgey 1 Shoulder
17 Pidgeotto 1 Flying
18 Pidgeot 1 Flying
19 Rattata 1 Medium
20 Raticate 1 Medium
21 Spearow 1 Shoulder
22 Fearow 1 Flying
23 Ekans 3 Medium
24 Arbok 3 Big
25 Pikachu 1 Shoulder*
26 Raichu 1 Medium
27 Sandshrew 3 Medium
28 Sandslash 3 Medium
29 Nidoran♀ 3 Medium
30 Nidorina 3 Medium
31 Nidoqueen 3 Big
32 Nidoran♂ 3 Medium
33 Nidorino 3 Medium
34 Nidoking 3 Big
35 Clefairy 1 Medium
36 Clefable 1 Big
37 Vulpix 3 Medium
38 Ninetales 3 Big
39 Jigglypuff 1 Medium
40 Wigglytuff 1 Big
41 Zubat 1 Flying
42 Golbat 1 Flying
43 Oddish 3 Medium
44 Gloom 3 Medium
45 Vileplume 3 Big
46 Paras 3 Medium
47 Parasect 3 Medium
48 Venonat 3 Medium
49 Venomoth 3 Flying
50 Diglett 3 Medium
51 Dugtrio 3 Big
52 Meowth 3 Medium
53 Persian 3 Medium
54 Psyduck 3 Medium
55 Golduck 3 Big
56 Mankey 3 Medium
57 Primeape 3 Big
58 Growlithe 3 Medium
59 Arcanine 3 Big
60 Poliwag 3 Medium
61 Poliwhirl 3 Big
62 Poliwrath 3 Big
63 Abra 3 Medium
64 Kadabra 3 Big
65 Alakazam 3 Big
66 Machop 3 Medium
67 Machoke 3 Big
68 Machamp 3 Big
69 Bellsprout 3 Medium
70 Weepinbell 3 Big
71 Victreebel 3 Big
72 Tentacool 3 Medium
73 Tentacruel 3 Big
74 Geodude 1 Medium
75 Graveler 1 Big
76 Golem 1 Big
77 Ponyta 3 Medium
78 Rapidash 3 Big
79 Slowpoke 3 Medium
80 Slowbro 3 Big
81 Magnemite 3 Flying
82 Magneton 3 Big
83 Farfetchd 3 Medium
84 Doduo 3 Medium
85 Dodrio 3 Big
86 Seel 3 Medium
87 Dewgong 3 Medium
88 Grimer 3 Medium
89 Muk 3 Big
90 Shellder 3 Medium
91 Cloyster 3 Big
92 Gastly 3 Flying
93 Haunter 3 Flying
94 Gengar 3 Big
95 Onix 5 Big
96 Drowzee 3 Big
97 Hypno 3 Big
98 Krabby 3 Medium
99 Kingler 3 Big
100 Voltorb 3 Medium
101 Electrode 3 Big
102 Exeggcute 3 Medium
103 Exeggutor 3 Big
104 Cubone 3 Medium
105 Marowak 3 Medium
106 Hitmonlee 5 Big
107 Hitmonchan 5 Big
108 Lickitung 3 Medium
109 Koffing 3 Big
110 Weezing 3 Big
111 Rhyhorn 3 Big
112 Rhydon 3 Big
113 Chansey 5 Big
114 Tangela 3 Medium
115 Kangaskhan 3 Big
116 Horsea 3 Medium
117 Seadra 3 Big
118 Goldeen 3 Medium
119 Seaking 3 Big
120 Staryu 3 Medium
121 Starmie 3 Big
122 MrMime 5 Medium
123 Scyther 5 Big
124 Jynx 5 Big
125 Electabuzz 5 Medium
126 Magmar 5 Big
127 Pinsir 5 Big
128 Tauros 3 Big
129 Magikarp 1 Medium
130 Gyarados 1 Big
131 Lapras 5 Big
132 Ditto 3 Medium
133 Eevee 5 Shoulder
134 Vaporeon 5 Medium
135 Jolteon 5 Medium
136 Flareon 5 Medium
137 Porygon 3 Big
138 Omanyte 5 Medium
139 Omastar 5 Big
140 Kabuto 5 Medium
141 Kabutops 5 Big
142 Aerodactyl 5 Big
143 Snorlax 5 Big
144 Articuno 5 Flying
145 Zapdos 5 Flying
146 Moltres 5 Big
147 Dratini 5 Medium
148 Dragonair 5 Big
149 Dragonite 5 Big
150 Mewtwo 5 Big
151 Mew 5 Medium