How to Open a Port in Your Router for Far Cry 5

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Far Cry 5 is a First-Person, Shooter, Action, and Adventure game published by Ubisoft released in 2018.

Far Cry 5 game art showing players at a feast.
Far Cry 5 game art showing players at a feast.

Which Ports Does Far Cry 5 Require

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Far Cry 5 are as follows:

Far Cry 5 - PC

  • TCP: 6005-6190
  • UDP: 9000, 9103, 11110, 11115, 12000

Far Cry 5 - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935, 3478-3480, 6005-6190
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 9000, 9103, 11110, 11115, 12000

Far Cry 5 - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074, 6005-6190
  • UDP: 88, 500, 1001, 3074, 3544, 4500, 9000, 9103, 12000

Far Cry 5 - Steam

  • TCP: 6005-6190, 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 9000, 9103, 11110, 11115, 12000, 27015, 27031-27036

We have guides that are custom tailored for Far Cry 5 that will show you the network ports.

Far Cry 5 includes the following styles of gameplay.

Port Forward Far Cry 5

When you are playing Far Cry 5 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 locate your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the easiest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. Have more games that need a boost? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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