There’s plenty of different ways to travel throughout Hyrule in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, specially now that there’s not only the huge surface map, but the sky islands and The Depths as well. But while you may build flying machines, tanks, and even some insane mechs to traverse the lands, nothing beats riding on a trusty horse. And there’s no better horse than Epona.
The legendary horse from the Zelda series has been a faithful companion of Link and players all over the world ever since the release of Ocarina of Time, and just as it happened with Breath of the Wild you’ll be able to unlock her and keep her with you. However, there’s only two ways to do this, and while they’re relatively easy to do it’s not something that will be available for everyone.
How to get Epona in The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
There’s two different ways of unlocking Epona in Tears of the Kingdom:
Alternatively, if you unlocked Epona in Breath of the Wild and you still have that save file on your console, she should already be registered alongside your old horses from that game when you visit any stable in the game.
Don’t forget to check out our other guides for The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, including this one where you’ll find what the best horses in the game are, as well as their traits and how to get them.