The Ethereum network transaction will typically take around 20 minutes. The Avalanche® network transaction takes a few seconds.
Users can speed up the transaction by clicking on the “Speed Up” button on MetaMask. Click here for more information on how to speed up a transaction.

The Avalanche Network transaction takes only takes a few seconds, and if the Avalanche Bridge interface shows it taking longer, then check the tx in the Explorer to see if it was successful. Users may need to add the token to the wallet on the Avalanche Network for it to appear.

Note: Users can NOT speed up BTC bridge transactions.

For a more in-depth read on how the Avalanche Bridge works, please read the following articles.

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