Free VPN for PCs

Stay private and secure on the internet with a free and unlimited VPN you can trust

  • Unlimited bandwidth
  • Zero ads
  • Open source
  • Apps for Windows, Mac, Chromebook, and Linux
  • Unlimited & free forever

How to connect to Proton VPN on your PC

    Safe, unlimited VPN for your PC

    Protect your data with the VPN created by scientists who met at CERN and are building a better internet where privacy is the default.

    Privacy online

    Browse the internet without anyone recording what you do. Hide your IP address from the websites you visit.

    Internet without restrictions

    Bypass firewalls and other government censorship. Access the free and open internet.

    Use public WiFi safely

    Secure your internet when using public WiFi hotspots. Protect yourself from hackers and WiFi hosts who sell your data to advertisers.

    A free VPN with no data limits

    • No logs of what you do online
    • Open source and independently audited
    • Protected by Swiss privacy laws
    • Free forever

    Browse privately on your PC with Proton VPN

    Easy to use

    Our desktop PC apps are easy to install and intuitive to use — click Quick Connect to automatically connect to the fastest available server.

    Trusted VPN

    Journalists, activists, and ordinary people around the world trust Proton VPN to stay safe and bypass censorship.

    Open source VPN

    All our Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome OS apps are open source, so anyone can check they’re secure.

    Strict no-logs policy

    We follow a strict no-logs policy, meaning we have no data to share with third parties.

    Swiss privacy laws

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

    Strong encryption

    We use only strong, secure VPN protocols: OpenVPN and WireGuard.

    Kill Switch

    All our PC VPN apps have a kill switch feature to keep your IP address secure if the VPN connection is interrupted.

    DNS and IPv6 leak protection

    Proton VPN will never accidentally expose your real IP address.


    Unlimited free VPN for desktop PCs and laptops

    • Strong encryption protocols
    • Defeat government censorship
    • Easy-to-use PC apps
    • No bandwidth limits

    Get more with Proton VPN Plus

    Upgrade to Proton VPN Plus for even faster speeds and advanced security features. Support our mission to give everyone privacy online.

    Global network

    Access over 6,200 servers in over 100 countries

    Worldwide streaming

    Securely watch your favorite content on popular streaming services

    10 Gbps servers

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

    NetShield Ad-blocker

    Keep your PC clean and running fast by blocking malware, ads, and trackers

    BitTorrent support

    Use BitTorrent without compromising your privacy

    Secure Core VPN

    Send your traffic through multiple VPN servers to protect against advanced network attacks