OpenVPN Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to OpenVPN for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is SoftEther VPN, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to OpenVPN and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to OpenVPN are WireGuard (Free, Open Source), ProtonVPN (Freemium, Open Source), LogMeIn Hamachi (Freemium) and ZeroTier (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 2, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
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      JonDo is a free proxy software for accessing so-called JonDonym mix cascades. The JonDonym anonymous proxy technology is based on the principle of multiple (layered) encryption, distribution and processing (Mixing).

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      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 00.20.001, released in December 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website

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      jodumont This is a proxy, not a VPN solution.
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      • WireGuard
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      A post-Snowden VPN built on anonymity and security. Service requires you to think and have general understanding of software/networking setups. Intermediate level knowledge.
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      • 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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      • Go (Programming Language)
      A platform for building proxies to bypass network restrictions.
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      • Self-Hosted
      Free private proxy. 1GB/Month bandwidth FREE. Plans starting from $3.99/Month Private and anonymous cheap proxy. 5,000+ proxies from 50+ countries. No logs. Try today for FREE!


    1. Fruho is an open-source, zero-configuration VPN manager. It supports automatic setup and allows easy switching between VPN providers. Connect to various VPN providers or to your own VPN server No manual configuration.

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      Website seems to be down, and last release was in July 30, 2018. Still available for download on GitHub.

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      • DigitalOcean
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      • Amazon Lightsail
      Algo VPN is a set of Ansible scripts that simplify the setup of a personal WireGuard and IPsec VPN. It uses the most secure defaults available and works with common cloud providers.
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    2. NeoRouter is the next generation router that helps you manage and connect to all your computers from anywhere. It gracefully integrates Remote Access, File Sharing, Virtual Private Network, User and Access Management.
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      Bypass any website that has been blocked by your government, school or company with just single click. SetupVPN comes with UNLIMITED bandwidth and it is completely FREE for everyone!
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      Sentinel Network is a network layer that enables a true p2p and decentralized applications and resources marketplace.
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