Want it hosted? Deploy on Elastic Cloud. Get Started »
- GA Release
- Run with Docker
This default distribution is governed by the Elastic License, and includes the full set of free features.
View the detailed release notes here.
Not the version you're looking for? View past releases.
The pure Apache 2.0 licensed distribution is available here.
The distribution that's not bundled with a JDK is available here.
Information about third party dependencies and links to any source code we are obligated to provide are available on this page.
New around here? View our getting started page to get acquainted with the Elastic Stack.
Download and unzip Elasticsearch.
Elasticsearch can also be installed from our package repositories using apt or yum, or installed on Windows using an MSI installer package. See Repositories in the Guide.
bin\elasticsearch.bat on Windows)
curl http://localhost:9200/ or
Invoke-RestMethod http://localhost:9200 with PowerShell