Network Utilities

How to Port Forward Destiny 2

Destiny 2 is a first person shooter with deep MMO and roleplaying characteristics. Before you enter the Crucible you might want to take a moment and setup a port forward.


When you play Destiny 2 you will have a much better experience if you setup a port forward for it. Some of the problems that a port forward is know to fix are:

  • More people in your tower
  • Ability to lead a Fire team
  • Decreased drops during missions and strikes
  • Less likely to get random disconnects

Setting up a port forward for Destiny 2 is easy, and we'll walk you though it. The ports are different for consoles and PC so be sure to follow the appropriate guide.

Forwarding Ports for Destiny 2

For a better connection, forward ports in your router for Destiny 2. Forward all of the ports listed for your gaming device.

Destiny 2 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935,3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479

Destiny 2 - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,500,1200,3074,3544,4500

Destiny 2 - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 3074,3097

Destiny 2 - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030,27036-27037
  • UDP: 3074,3097,4380,27000-27031,27036

Destiny 2 - Xbox Series X

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,500,1200,3074,3544,4500

Destiny 2 - Playstation 5

  • TCP: 1935,3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479

Port Forwarding Guides for Destiny 2

Follow the link below to see an example of your router's interface and the correct port numbers to forward for Destiny 2. Just put the port numbers in the correct boxes and you should be able to forward ports in your router.

Those of you looking for an even easier solution, we have a program in our Network Utilities software bundle that will automatically forward ports for you.

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.