Gemini Compatibility: The Zodiac Romantic Matches, Ranked

Born between May 21 and June 20, Gemini is known as the sign with two faces. While Gemini isn’t exactly two-faced, this sign does have complex layers. They crave freedom and independence and need mental and social stimulation to avoid boredom. When it comes to love, Gemini fits perfectly with some signs and tends to repel others. Read on to find out which signs offer the most compatibility for a Gemini.

  1. Aquarius (January 20 – February 18) It comes as no surprise that the best romantic match for Gemini is Aquarius, another air sign. These signs have so many similarities that it’s usually easy for them to build a strong bond. Along with both craving new experiences and social interaction, both signs are intelligent and need the same kind of mental stimulation. This is one pair that will never get bored together, and this means major compatibility for Gemini.
  2. Aries (March 21 and April 19) Despite Aries being an overbearing leader-type at times, these two signs tend to make a wonderful match. They’re both adventurous and want the same things out of life, so they can easily make each other happy. They may argue as Aries tries to control Gemini and Gemini rebels, but if they can find common ground here, they’re usually very happy.
  3. Libra (September 23 – October 22) Another air sign, Libra is a wonderful match for Gemini. Both of these signs know how to love someone without smothering that person. They also have similar expectations when it comes to love—to have time together but also space away from one another. Libra is also a dreamboat, which helps to keep Gemini interested after the honeymoon stage has passed.
  4. Leo (July 23 – August 22) Overall, the fire signs tend to make good partners for Gemini. Leo is another sign that suits Gemini well. These two signs tend to keep each other captivated and have a lot of fun together. They typically share many adventures and, given they both have an ambitious competitive nature, end up being the ultimate power couple.
  5. Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21) There is so much that Sagittarius and Gemini have in common. Both signs love to roam free, both have an aversion to being tied down, and they both place high value on passion in their lives. At times, Sagittarius can be a little too hot-headed for Gemini. But they can often rise above this and make it work.
  6. Scorpio (October 23 – November 21) At first glance, there are a few key differences between Scorpio and Gemini which may get in the way of their happiness together. Scorpio can be too deep and overwhelming for Gemini, who likes to keep things light. But at the same time, both signs are intelligent and interesting, traits which they both also tend to rate highly. So though there may be some disagreements, they make a good couple.
  7. Cancer (June 21 – July 22) Cancer isn’t the best partner for Gemini, even though the two sit so close on the zodiac. This water sign tends to prefer stability and security in a relationship, while Gemini craves freedom and surprises. Still, they can fulfill each other’s needs if they put in the effort.
  8. Capricorn (December 22 – January 19) A relationship between Capricorn and Gemini can work, but it’s not the most natural pairing. Ultimately, these two just have totally different perspectives and values. Capricorn will most likely seem too rigid for Gemini, who likes to take life as it comes. They can, however, bond over the joint desire to be successful.
  9. Taurus (April 20 – May 20) When Taurus and Gemini come together, they tend to get on each other’s nerves. They just want opposite things, with Taurus seeing life through a logical lens and Gemini being more creative. But never say never! Their differences can teach each sign about the importance of balance (if they don’t kill each other first).
  10. Pisces (February 19 – March 20) Pisces tends to be too emotional and easily hurt to last with the sometimes insensitive Gemini. Often when these two signs come together, Pisces can end up feeling rejected. And similarly, Gemini can feel like Pisces is a ball and chain keeping them from the independence they crave.
  11. Virgo (August 23 – September 22) These two signs are all wrong for each other. There are exceptions to every rule, but Virgo and Gemini approach love differently, crave different things out of life and have totally different ways of seeing the world. Gemini often finds Virgo too stiff and boring, while Virgo can easily feel annoyed by Gemini’s inability to commit to things and flaky nature. If you’re looking for compatibility, Gemini, look elsewhere.
Vanessa Locampo is an Aussie writer who’s equally obsessed with YA fiction and pasta. Her time is divided between writing all the things, reading all the things, listening to Queen, and bopping her cat on the nose. She has a bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing and has written for sites including and Discovering Montana, and currently works as an editor at Glam. You can keep up with her on Instagram @vanessaellewrites.