Forward Ports on Your Router for Valorant

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March 02, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Valorant is a First-Person, Tactical, and Shooter game published by Riot Games released in 2020.

Valorant game artwork featuring agents Phoenix and Jett
Valorant game artwork featuring agents Phoenix and Jett

Which Ports Does Valorant Require

The exact ports for Valorant are as follows:

Valorant - PC

  • TCP: 2099, 5222-5223, 8088, 8393-8400, 8446
  • UDP: 7000-8000, 8088, 8180-8181

We have guides that are custom tailored for Valorant that will show you the incoming connection ports.

Valorant has the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Valorant

When you are playing Valorant 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 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

Quickly get your ports forwarded using Network Utilities. Then when you are done you can just as easily close your ports back down to keep your network as secure as possible. You can also do it manually.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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