How to Forward Ports in Your Router for Cities in Motion

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Cities in Motion is a Real-Time, Strategy, Simulation, and Management game published by Paradox Interactive released in 2011.

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Ports Required for Cities in Motion

The connection ports for Cities in Motion are as follows:

Cities in Motion - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

Cities in Motion - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Cities in Motion yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

We have guides that are custom tailored for Cities in Motion that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

When you play Cities in Motion you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Port Forward Cities in Motion

When you are playing Cities in Motion 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 frequently 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 find your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find 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 forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The general 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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