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How To Quit Missions In GTA Online

If you do not know how to quit missions in GTA Online, we have created this guide to help you out.
How To Quit Missions In GTA Online

In GTA Online, there is a lot of content that you can be a part of. From creating your own Motorcycle Club to simple scavenger hunts, the content is endless. Although you might be in the middle of a mission, you might want to leave for some reason. From life rearing its head into your gaming session to wanting to get away from griefers, there are a lot of reasons to quit a mission in the middle.

That is why we are here to help. If you do not know how to quit a mission in GTA Online, we created this guide to help you out. That way, you can get to the missions you want to play or take care of what you need to take care of.

How To Cancel A Mission In GTA Online

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There are multiple ways you can leave a mission in GTA Online. (Picture: Rockstar Games)

Rockstar has made GTA Online have a lot of content for you to explore. There are multiple reasons why you would want to quit a mission in the middle of it. Thankfully, there are multiple ways to do so in the game.

One of the ways you can quit a mission in GTA Online will get you back in the action sooner. In the game, you need to open your iFruit phone. From there, head to the job list section of your phone. Select your current job and hit quit. It is pretty simple and you can get right back to the action of GTA Online.

Another way to quit a mission in GTA Online is to simply quit GTA Online. If you turn off the game for any reason, it will automatically kick you out of the mission you are currently doing. This is good if you need to quit because you need to do something outside of the game.

The last way you can quit a mission is if you start a new session in the game. Head to the start menu and on the online tab, hit find a new session. By doing that, you will leave your current session and mission.

Are There Penalties For Quitting A GTA Online Mission?

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Leaving a session and joining a new one in GTA Online is one way to quit a mission in the game. (Picture: Rockstar Games)

You do not have to worry about penalties when quitting GTA Online missions. Rockstar understands that griefers and life happens during missions.

The only penalty you have for quitting a GTA Online mission is your loss of time.

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