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ngrok Alternatives for Android

ngrok is not available for Android but there are some alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is OpenVPN, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to ngrok and ten of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to ngrok are WireGuard, ZeroTier, Pagekite and Tailscale.

ngrok alternatives are mainly VPN Services but may also be Virtual LAN Software or VPN Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ngrok.
This page was last updated Jun 24, 2022
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD
  • FreeBSD

ngrok exposes local servers behind NATs and firewalls to the public internet over secure tunnels.

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  1. OpenVPN

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron

    OpenVPN provides flexible VPN solutions to secure your data communications, whether it's for Internet privacy, remote access for employees, securing IoT, or for networking Cloud data centers.

  2. WireGuard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • BSD

    WireGuard is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPSec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN.



  3. ZeroTier creates virtual ethernet networks that work everywhere. Use it as a VPN alternative, for gaming, or to create a virtual office LAN that travels with you.

  4. Pagekite

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD

    Bring your localhost servers on-line.

    Pagekite vs ngrok opinions
    Most users think Pagekite is a great alternative to ngrok.

    The sub-domain address is still free for 1 month.

    Positive comment about 5 years ago
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    Not a free s/w like ngrok

    Negative comment almost 3 years ago
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  5. Tailscale

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Private networks made easy Connect all your devices using WireGuard, without the hassle. Tailscale makes it as easy as installing an app and signing in.

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  6. LocalXpose

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone

    LocalXpose is a reverse proxy that enables you to expose your localhost to the internet

    LocalXpose vs ngrok opinions
    Most users think LocalXpose is a great alternative to ngrok.

    Its free and support mutiple tunnels and GUI is good

    Positive comment almost 2 years ago
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  7. Dataplicity

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Dataplicity is a remote terminal for your Pi. It offers functionality similar to SSH, but it doesn't need any complex set-up to get it working behind firewalls and NAT.

    Dataplicity vs ngrok opinions
    pros, cons and recent comments

    You can run a flask application on port 80 and use wormhole as a webhook.

    Positive comment about 2 years ago
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    Dataplicity is just for accessing ssh to a pi from anywhere. Ngrok can expose local servers like web servers

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  8. Remote.it

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    remote.it is a platform that brings the world of disconnected networks to your browser, desktop and mobile devices. Securely access devices connected to any network like they were on your own local network.

  9. Forward traffic sent to a generated address to any device through a secure tunnel, with no NAT / port forwarding configuration required.

  10. Twingate

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Twingate enables organizations to rapidly implement a modern zero trust network that is more secure and maintainable than VPNs.

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