How to setup VPN on Android using IKEv2?

IKEv2 can be configured on Android using strongSwan. It is a open source IPsec based VPN solution.

Step 1:

Open PlayStore on your Android device and install “strongSwan” app. You can use this link to directly download.

IKEv2 VPN on Android

Step 2:

After installation, open the app and click on “Add VPN Profile” to configure IKEv2.

IKEv2 VPN on Android


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Step 3:

Fill in the following details:

  • Server: Click here to get the list of servers
  • VPN Type: IKEv2 EAP (Username/Password)
  • Username: LimeVPN username
  • Password: LimeVPN password
  • CA Certificate: Select Automatically should be checked
  • Profile Name: Any name
  • Click on Save

IKEv2 VPN on Android

Step 4:

Click on the new profile created to connect

IKEv2 VPN on Android

To confirm if you are connected to the VPN, visit and check your IP address