Lotro Run Speed Guide

Run Speed

When you start your journey through Middle Earth you will find out that your feet are the most common way for wandering around. A little help you can get from your friends Hunter or Captain which weâve discussed in our Transportation Guide.This time we would like to talk about different buffs, perks, armour and items which role is to increase your run speed.

Run Speed Buffs

  • Captains get a brief, fast speed buff for escaping danger at level 8.
  • Hunters gain a 15% out-of-combat speed buff, which applies to their whole fellowship if close enough at level 14. (Find the Path)
  • Wardens get a 25% out-of-combat speed buff at level 14.
  • Champions get a 125% speed buff for 15 seconds on a 5 minute cooldown at level 28.
  • Guardians get a trait that grants 5% increased movement speed while equipped.

Run Speed Perks

After level 10, your character earns Destiny Points that you can spend on special perks.
At level 10 some of perks grants a flat bonus to your run speed:

  • Burst: Lasts 5 minutes, costs 50 DP
  • Sustained: Lasts 15 minutes, costs 250 DP
  • Continuing: Lasts 30 minutes, costs 1,000 DP

Burst Of Swiftness

Continuing Swiftness

Sustained Swiftness

Run Speed Armour

Ajokoira Shoes

Enduring Shoes Of Peace

Enduring Shoes Of Vigour


Leijona Boots

Mammutti Boots

Run Speed Items

Battle Medallion

Bracelet Of Sharing

Cherished Ring

Gold Strand Necklace

One Response to Lotro Run Speed Guide

  1. avatar oakleaf says:

    great guide thx but a bit out-dated maybe?