Remote work made easy with VPN Plus
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Remote work made easy with VPN Plus

VPN Plus lets you provide secure access to your local network from the internet. Set up a powerful VPN server on your Synology router with minimal effort and provide stable, fast connections to remote employees at any time of day.

Access your network without VPN client

Synology WebVPN lets you access office web applications directly from your browser, without setting up a VPN desktop client.

Access your network without VPN client

Access your network without VPN client
  1. Enter an internal URL to reach your company's private website.

  2. The administrator can set up the company's internal web-based services in "Default" for staff access.

  3. Users can keep websites in "Starred" for future access.

Enter an internal URL to reach your company's private website.

The administrator can set up the company's internal web-based services in "Default" for staff access.

Users can keep websites in "Starred" for future access.

A simple and stable VPN protocol

Faster and simpler to set up than traditional VPN protocols, Synology SSL VPN enables secure connections to your local network.

Easy setup

Easy setup

Lightweight clients available for Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android.



TLS 1.2/1.3 support keeps all your data securely encrypted during transit.



Supports the ChaCha cipher for up to 47% faster connection speeds compared to AES-256.1

Web-based Remote Desktop client

Remote Desktop enables employees to access software exclusively installed on their computer at work.

Access desktop software from anywhere

Remote users can access and display their Windows and Mac desktops at the office directly in their browsers with the web-based VPN Plus Remote Desktop client.2

Maintain administrative control

Hosting Remote Desktop on your router allows you to centrally administrate client connections.2

Site-to-Site VPN

For companies with branch offices in multiple locations, Site-to-Site VPN allows them to share resources across different networks through secure IPsec tunnels over the Internet. This eliminates the need for employees to configure VPN settings on individual computers.

High speed

Delivering an outstanding throughput of up to 800 Mbps, Site-to-Site VPN significantly increases business productivity by boosting cross-premises file transfer speeds.3

Validated by Microsoft® Azure™

Synology routers are certified to work with Azure VPN gateways. This allows you to set up hybrid solutions combining on-premises and virtual networks in the cloud. Learn more

Site-to-Site VPN

Monitor and manage your deployment

VPN Plus comes with powerful tools to help you monitor and manage connections in real time.

Real-time monitoring

Identify network traffic anomalies and suspicious users.

Bandwidth control & block list

Optimize network traffic and keep critical resources from unwanted access.

Connection history

Inspect previous user connections and data usage.

Configuration & connection logs

View and export logs for regular auditing.

Active Directory and LDAP support

Support for authentication through AD and LDAP ensures seamless integration with a company's existing account system.

Traffic Report

Traffic Report groups and visualizes statistics from all VPN services, offering administrators an insightful way to manage and monitor usage with ease.

Active users
Top domains
Traffic trends

Comprehensive protocol support

In addition to Synology SSL VPN, WebVPN, and Remote Desktop, VPN Plus supports four commonly used VPN protocols to adapt to your network environment.



L2TP over IPSec


Maximum number of VPN licenses

Each Synology router model is limited to a different number of maximum VPN client and site-to-site VPN tunnel licenses. See the chart below for detailed specifications.

Device ModelMax. VPN LicensesMax. Site-to-Site VPN Licenses

Deploy a virtual office solution using VPN Plus

Watch the video to learn how to quickly set up a virtual office for your telecommuting employees.


  1. Tested by Synology using a Synology RT2600ac router and Windows client devices. Performance increase was measured using TLS 1.3 with ChaCha cipher suite versus AES-256 in LAN to WAN traffic throughput. Real performance may vary depending on your network conditions, equipment, or other factors.
  2. Remote Desktop supports Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) and Virtual Network Computing (VNC) sessions.
  3. Activation of a free Site-to-Site VPN License is required. For the maximum number of Site-to-Site VPN tunnels, please refer to the product's specifications. Maximum throughput of 800 Mbps is only reachable with Site-to-Site VPN tunnel configured between two RT6600ax units.