Open Ports on Your Router for Ark: Survival Ascended

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Ark: Survival Ascended is an Open-World, Survival, and Adventure game published by Studio Wildcard released in 2023.

Ark: Survival Ascended game cover artwork
Ark: Survival Ascended game cover artwork

Which Ports Does Ark: Survival Ascended Require

The specific incoming ports for Ark: Survival Ascended are as follows:

Ark: Survival Ascended - Steam

  • TCP: 25147, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 7777-7778, 25147, 27015, 27031-27036

Ark: Survival Ascended - Playstation 5

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 25147
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 7777-7778, 25147, 27015

Ark: Survival Ascended - Xbox Series X

  • TCP: 3074, 25147
  • UDP: 88, 500, 3074, 3544, 4500, 7777-7778, 25147, 27015

We have guides that are custom tailored for Ark: Survival Ascended that will show you the network ports.

Ark: Survival Ascended has the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Ark: Survival Ascended

When you are playing Ark: Survival Ascended you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and on occasion even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to click the links to get to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to navigate to your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

The easiest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

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