by sindresorhus

sindresorhus / internal-ip

Get your internal IP address

220 Stars 19 Forks Last release: 3 months ago (v6.1.0) MIT License 59 Commits 17 Releases

Available items

No Items, yet!

The developer of this repository has not created any items for sale yet. Need a bug fixed? Help with integration? A different license? Create a request here:

internal-ip Build Status

Get your internal IP address


$ npm install internal-ip


const internalIp = require('internal-ip');

(async () => { console.log(await internalIp.v6()); //=> 'fe80::1'

console.log(await internalIp.v4());
//=> ''


console.log(internalIp.v6.sync()) //=> 'fe80::1'

console.log(internalIp.v4.sync()) //=> ''

The module returns the address of the internet-facing interface, as determined from the default gateway. When the address cannot be determined for any reason,

will be returned.

The module relies on operating systems tools. On Linux and Android, the

command must be available, which depending on distribution might not be installed by default. It is usually provided by the


Get professional support for this package with a Tidelift subscription
Tidelift helps make open source sustainable for maintainers while giving companies
assurances about security, maintenance, and licensing for their dependencies.

We use cookies. If you continue to browse the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on our use of cookies please see our Privacy Policy.