Borderlands 3 Shift Codes List (May 2023)

In Borderlands 3 there are special codes players can use to unlock a chest on Sanctuary 3. These codes are called Shift Codes and they can be inputted to earn a variety of rewards in-game. To keep track of these codes we’ve put together the Borderlands 3 Shift Codes list below. Consult it to see what Shift Codes are currently active in Borderlands 3.

Active Shift Codes (May 29)

The majority of codes in Borderlands 3 come from the official Gearbox Twitter account. The company will periodically shoot out a Tweet that contains the relevant code. Besides the Gearbox Twitter the company President Randy Pitchford will often Tweet out codes as well. Follow his Twitter account here.

Shift CodeReward
J3R3J-FCJZT-R5JWK-TJ3B3-CJ6JB3x Golden Keys
KSWJJ-J6TTJ-FRCF9-X333J-5Z6KJShrine Saint Head
KSK33-S5T33-XX5FS-R3BTB-WSXRCAntihero Head and Saurian Skull Trinket
WSCBT-R5BB3-66KX9-F3JBT-ZW3JKPilot Punk Head
KZKJB-C5BTT-RXW69-XJ33B-5JRBSSuper Mecha Head
CZKTB-6BTJ3-R6KRZ-6B3TT-RX5ZHGray Matter Head
KZKBB-5HZ9S-CFKR9-RJ3T3-JBTK6Arachnoir Head
K95BT-B99H9-CX5XH-RTJB3-C6SJXSkagwave Head
CZ5JT-HFH99-KXKRZ-6BTJJ-BS5WBSaurian Synth Head

The above mentioned codes will periodically change as more are added/removed. Be sure to check back often as this table will be updated accordingly.

How to Input Shift Codes

Borderlands 3 Shift Code input screen screenshot.
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There are two methods for players to use to input Shift Codes in-game: website and Social Menu. To input the codes using the website head to the Borderlands’ Website and Select the Shift link in the top menu. Sign-in then input your codes. The second option, Social Menu, can be located in-game. Login to the game then navigate to Social > Shift Code.

Where to Claim Golden Keys, and Chest Location

Borderlands 3 Shift Code chest map location.
Screenshot by Hold To Reset.

Once you’ve inputted a code you will need to claim the reward from the mail system in-game. When a code is inputted correctly you will get a message containing your reward. Accept the reward then head into the game and go to Sanctuary 3. On Sanctuary 3 head to the map marker shown above to find the chest that takes Golden Keys. Approach the chest and interact with it to open it. You will get some type of reward that can include weapons, shields, grenades, and more.

That’s all you need to know about the Borderlands 3 Shift Codes that are currently available in-game. Check back on this page often as it will be updated as new codes are released.

There are more Borderlands codes available in the other games in the series. Be sure to check out the Shift Codes for Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands for codes that are currently active in that game. Also be sure to check out our weekly Maurice Black Market location and inventory post for details on that special vendor.

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