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Best free VPN for iPhone and iPad

Defeat censorship and protect yourself online with our free, easy-to-use apps for iPhone and iPad

  • Free forever with no ads
  • No bandwidth or speed restrictions
  • Strict no-logs policy
  • Open source and audited
  • Protected by Swiss privacy laws

How to connect to Proton VPN on iPhone (iOS) and iPad (iPadOS)

  • Step 1

    Sign up(new window) for a Proton VPN account

  • Step 2

    Download the Proton VPN app from the App Store(new window)

  • Step 3

    Log in to your account and click Quick Connect

Download our secure, free app for your iPhone or iPad

Proton VPN for iPhone (iOS) and iPad (iPadOS) lets you browse privately and defeat internet censorship.

No-logs VPN

Based in Switzerland, Proton VPN has a strict no-logs policy and collects no data that might compromise your privacy.

Unlimited VPN

Proton VPN is the only free VPN with no ads, no logs, and no speed limits.

Open-source VPN

Proton VPN is open source and independently audited. Anyone can check our iPhone and iPad apps are secure.

Get a free, open-source VPN

  • No logs of your online activity
  • No speed or bandwidth limits
  • Open source and independently audited
  • Protected by Swiss privacy laws
  • Trusted by journalists and activists worldwide

Secure your iPhone or iPad with Proton VPN

Easy-to-use VPN

Easy-to-use VPN

Quickly connect to the fastest free server for your location with our one-tap Quick Connect.

Strong encryption

Strong encryption

Proton VPN uses only strong, secure VPN protocols: OpenVPN, IKEv2, WireGuard, and our own Stealth, which helps you beat internet censorship.

Kill switch and always-on VPN

Kill switch and always-on VPN

If your VPN connection is interrupted, our kill switch stops all network traffic to protect your IP address. Our always-on VPN reconnects automatically.

Alternative routing

Alternative routing

Defeat firewalls and censorship blocks by routing your connection through third-party networks.

Secure leak protection

Secure leak protection

DNS and IPv6 leak protection means your real IP address will never be accidentally exposed.

Swiss privacy laws

Swiss privacy laws

We’re based in Switzerland, so your data is protected by some of the world’s strongest privacy laws.

Audited by experts

Audited by experts

Proton VPN is independently audited by security experts and open source, so anyone can check our apps are secure.

Trusted VPN

Trusted VPN

Journalists, activists, and ordinary citizens worldwide trust Proton VPN to defeat censorship and stay safe online.

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Get a free, unlimited VPN for your iPhone or iPad

  • Forever free with no ads and no speed limits
  • Kill switch and always-on VPN to keep you safe
  • Alternative routing to defeat censorship
  • Strong encryption to keep your internet secure

Get more with Proton VPN Plus

For even faster speeds, advanced security features, and access to our exclusive Plus servers, upgrade to Proton VPN Plus.

Global network

Choose from over 1,500 Plus servers in more than 60 countries

Worldwide streaming

Watch your favorite content on popular streaming services anywhere in the world

10 Gbps servers

Connect to our high-speed 10 Gbps servers on up to 10 devices at once

NetShield Ad-blocker

Stop ads, trackers, and malware from slowing down your browsing

BitTorrent support

Use BitTorrent without compromising your privacy

Secure Core VPN

Protect yourself against advanced network-based attacks

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why is Proton VPN the best free VPN app for iPhone (iOS) or iPad (iPadOS)?

Proton VPN is the only free, open-source VPN for iPhone and iPad with no ads, no tracking, and no bandwidth or speed limits.

How do I know Proton VPN can be trusted?

Proton VPN was created by the team that built Proton Mail, the world’s largest encrypted email provider. As scientists who met at CERN, we believe everyone has the right to privacy.

We also believe in transparency. All our apps are independently audited and open source, so anyone can check they're secure.

At Proton, we don't target you with ads or sell your personal data because your privacy is our only business. We built Proton VPN for people whose lives depend on the security of our encrypted services. That's why journalists, activists, and millions of people worldwide trust our VPN to secure their internet.

Proton is also supported by the European Commission and recommended by the United Nations. And we do our best to support online freedom and privacy worldwide. So far we've distributed over $1,000,000 to organizations that promote this aim, including Reporters Without Borders and Charter'97.

Which countries can I connect to for free?

If you have a Proton VPN Free plan, you can connect to our free servers in the United States, the Netherlands, and Japan. If you upgrade to a paid plan, you can connect to more than 1,500 servers in over 60 countries.