Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for Baldur's Gate III

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May 23, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Baldur's Gate III is a Role-Playing, Adventure, and Strategy game published by Larian Studios released in 2023.

Baldur's Gate III game cover artwork
Baldur's Gate III game cover artwork

Ports To Forward for Baldur's Gate III

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Baldur's Gate III are as follows:

Baldur's Gate III - Steam

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

Baldur's Gate III - PC

  • We do not know the PC ports for Baldur's Gate III yet. If you know them please send us a message using our Message System.

We have guides that are custom tailored for Baldur's Gate III that will show you the necessary ports.

When you play Baldur's Gate III you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Port Forward Baldur's Gate III

When you are playing Baldur's Gate III 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 click the links to get to 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want more? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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