Paldea is an expansive world in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. You will get various moves to use to navigate as you progress and defeat Titan Pokemon. Fortunately, he is given an ability immediately after leaving the Academy on his treasure hunt: the ability to fly. Flying allows you to fast travel to points on the map that you have visited before.
How to fly and fast travel in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
After choosing a door to exit Mesagoza, you will notice a blue circle icon on your map that appears near the door. The icon will have a white wing inside. This icon designates a fast travel point that you can select by hovering the magnifying glass cursor over the icon and pressing A. You can then select fly here from the dropdown menu to travel to that point.
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Most fast travel points will be Pokémon centers that you have visited. Those fast travel points will be indicated by a white wing with a blue outline in the lower right corner of the Pokémon Center icon. Remember, you must have traveled near the location on foot at least once before you can use fast travel flight to return to a location.
Looking for more direction when you begin your treasure hunt in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet? Check out Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: Best Team Star Order (easiest route) and Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Best Gym Order (easiest route) here on Pro Game Guides.