What Pokemon Can Learn Cut


Cut (HM01) is a normal type move that appeared first in Generation I to Generation VI. In Generation, I to III Cut is used to removing obstacles such as trees that block your way. Cut is a very useful move that can be also obtained through cheats or finding the item on its location.

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Regarding learnset, Kartana is the only Pokemon that can learn cut by leveling up while most Pokemon can have cut by HM. Kartana is found only in Generation VII.

Now, what Pokemon can learn cut? There are plenty of Pokemon who can able to learn cut; here are they.

Related: Pokemon That Can Learn Flash

List of Pokemon Who Can Learn Cut

IMPORTANT: Generation 7 Pokemon can only learn Cut move when taught from the previous generations and then transferred to Pokemon Sun and Moon.

wdt_ID ID Pokemon Generations Type
1 1 Bulbasaur 1-7 Grass/Poison
2 2 Ivysaur 1-7 Grass/Poison
3 3 Venusaur 1-7 Grass/Poison
4 4 Charmander 1-7 Fire
5 5 Charmeleon 1-7 Fire
6 6 Charizard 1-7 Fire/Flying
7 15 Beedrill 1-7 Bug/Poison
8 19 Rattata 3-7 Normal
9 20 Raticate 2-7 Normal
10 27 Sandshrew 1-7 Ground
ID Pokemon Generations Type

Cut (HM01) Locations

  • (Gen. I) Pokemon Red & Blue/Yellow – S.S. Anne
  • (Gen. II) Pokemon Gold & Silver/Crystal – Ilex Forest
  • (Gen. III) Pokemon Red&Sapphire/Emerald- Rustboro City
  • (Gen. III) Pokemon FireRed/LeafGreen – S.S. Anne
  • (Gen. IV) Diamond & Pearl/Platinum – Eterna City
  • (Gen. IV) HeartGold and SoulSilver- Ilex Forest
  • (Gen. V) Black & White – Striaton City
  • (Gen. V) Black 2 & White 2 – Virbank City
  • (Gen. VI) Pokemon X & Y – Parfum Palace
  • (Gen. VI) Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire – Rustboro City


The HM Cut is a must-move for every Pokemon player, and it brings an enormous help not only in cutting down blocking trees but also during a battle. Plenty of Pokemon can learn cut and not just the grass type Pokemon.

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What pokemon can learn cut


can ampharos learn cut


Can Torracat learn cut


well all i know is that you shouldn’t pick blastoise because it can’t learn cut or you should find a spot with a pokemon that can learn cut like oddish for some reason you can find it in the grass patch by nugget bridge in gen 1

eshant rai

can heloptile learn cut


I softlocked myself with a squirtle and none of my team can learn cut in gen one


Can Pikachu learn Cut?


can litten learn cut


There are no hm’s in gen 7

Dallas Rosendorf

Really Intresting! I’m beginning to improve this area. Thank you!


So, I accidentally softlocked myself because none of my team can learn cut, and as far as I am aware none of the Pokemon outside vermilion city . Please help (in case you have not noticed this is gen 1)


You should be able to catch an oddish on route 6 outside of vermilion city.


Can shroomish learn cut?


Can crawdaunt learn cut?


I play a fan game which you can catch kalos pokemon but the setup is like kanto fire red


Hey, I’m playing Emerald version on my old GBA, and nobody in my team can learn cut. Do you know if there’s any common wild Pokemon near Petalburg or Rustboro that I could catch and teach it to??


hmmm half of these pokemon cant learn cut in almost any game even some fan games


can diglet learn cut?


Diglett can learn cut in yellow also, I don’t know how you can make that obvious in your list format, but just thought you’d like to know


Diglett can learn cut in pokemon yellow, It may be hard to make that obvious with your list format, but just thought that should be noted


Can Phantump learn cut

Eevee da cutest Pokemon

I have a Rattata in Pokemon fire red and can it learn cut?


Rattata can’t learn cut… Thanks for the False info

August Ashley Ashlyn

The list says that Meowth can learn cut but I tried and it didn’t work!


Nidorian can’t learn cut


Does eevee can learn cut?


I’m playing Blue right now and I have a level 23 Nidoqueen who cannot learn cut, So your list is incorrect.


Is Ekans or Zubat compatible with the move cut?


The one thing is that in one game(gen 1)you also will need a pokemon that learns cut naturally to get out of ceriliean city.Could you please explain which pokemon learn the move naturally as well?