How to Port Forward in Your Router for Terraria

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March 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Terraria is an Action, Adventure, Survival, Role-Playing, and Open-World game published by Re-Logic, 505 Games released in 2011.

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Terraria includes the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Terraria

When you are playing Terraria 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 sometimes 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 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

The fastest 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 process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports Required for Terraria

The required incoming ports for Terraria are as follows:

Terraria - PC

  • TCP: 7777
  • UDP: 7777

Terraria - Steam

  • TCP: 7777, 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 7777, 27000-27031, 27036

Terraria - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

Terraria - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Terraria - Playstation 4

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

Terraria - Xbox One

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

Terraria - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

We have guides that are custom tailored for Terraria that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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