How to Port Forward Forza Horizon 5 in Your Router

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June 14, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Forza Horizon 5 is an Open-World, Driving/Racing, Sports, and Adventure game published by Xbox Game Studios released in 2021.

Forza Horizon 5 screenshot showing a car on a street with palm trees in the background.
Forza Horizon 5 screenshot showing a car on a street with palm trees in the background.

Ports Required for Forza Horizon 5

The incoming ports for Forza Horizon 5 are as follows:

Forza Horizon 5 - Xbox Series X

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

Forza Horizon 5 - Xbox One

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

Forza Horizon 5 - Steam

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

Forza Horizon 5 - PC

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

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Forza Horizon 5 simply follow one of these links:

Forza Horizon 5 has the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Forza Horizon 5

When you are playing Forza Horizon 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 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 locate 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 fastest 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 usual 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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