The third edition of the FIVB Volleyball Challenger Cup will take place from June 24-28, 2020 in Zadar, Croatia for the women, and from July 24-28, 2020 in Gondomar, Portugal for the men.


Six teams  per gender will gather to gain promotion to the 2020 FIVB Volleyball Nations League.

The winner of the Volleyball Challenger Cup, a new competition to complement the Volleyball Nations League, gets promotion to next year's edition, replacing the bottom-ranked of the Challenger teams in the VNL.


The first edition of the FIVB Volleyball Challenger Cup took place last year. In the women's competition, it was Bulgaria who won their berth to the 2019 edition of the Volleyball Nations League, while Portugal won at home to take part in the competition this year.