Where to Upgrade Your Ship in Starfield

An adventure with over 1000 planets to explore.
An adventure with over 1000 planets to explore. / Bethesda Game Studios

Bethesda's highly-anticipated title, Starfield, has been out on early access for a while, and players are already going crazy about it. It's unsurprising since the title will be the first of Bethesda's in 25 years. This extraterrestrial adventure boasts ample choices, exciting gameplay, and astounding graphics.

If you play a space RPG, you'll need a stellar ship. Not only will it let you travel the Settled System, but it's also great for cargo storage.

Luckily, it's easy to upgrade a ship in Starfield. 

Where to Upgrade Your Ship in Starfield

Ship Services Technicians are your primary sources for upgrading your ship modules. You can also have them repair and customize your machine. Technicians usually appear near landing pads once you arrive in a city. You'll see them hanging out in Ship Services buildings sometimes, too. If you spot a Trade Authority Kiosk, chances are you'll find a Technician close to it.

If you need help with the upgrade system, continue reading to learn how to navigate it.

How to Upgrade Your Ship in Starfield

Follow the steps below to improve your machine:

  1. Find a Ship Services Technician and talk to them. 
  2. Pick the option "I'd like to view and modify my ships." Then, the Ship Overview screen will pop up.
  3. Press the A button (or equivalent) to open the upgrade screen. If you'd like to view the Ship Builder, press X.
  4. From the upgrade screen, select the things you want to boost. You can improve any of the following: Weapon Zero, weapon one, weapon two, engines, shields, grav drives, and reactors.
  5. Once done, exit the upgrade options.
  6. A pop-up will ask if you'd like to confirm the upgrades. Press A to solidify your choices.