Downloading ENA data

The main tool for downloading ENA data is the ENA Browser. The ENA Browser can be used both interactively and programmatically through REST URLs. All ENA data including assembled and annotated sequences is available for download through the ENA Browser.

Data in ENA can be searched via the search box in the header of all our pages. The search results are presented through the ENA Browser.

Please refer to the following sections for information on how to bulk download ENA data.

Sequences

Assembled and annotated sequences are available for bulk download. Information on how to do this can be found here.

Read data

Read data is available for bulk download. Information on how to do this can be found here

Taxonomy data

Taxonomy data is available for bulk download. Information on how to do this can be found here.

Latest ENA news

12 Jul 2017: Submission service maintenance - 14/7/17 to 17/7/17

Webin submission services will not be available between Friday 14/7...

07 Jul 2017: Update to Aspera server

EBI has built a new Aspera server on up-dated hardware with the latest Aspera version and configuration. This should improve...

06 Jul 2017: ENA Release 132

Release 132 of ENA's assembled/annotated sequences now available

30 Jun 2017: Taxon support for sequence, WGS and assembly in ENA Browser Tools

You can now download sequence, WGS and assembly data by tax ID using ENA Browser Tools

23 Jun 2017: New tools to download data from ENA

Introducing two new tools to make retrieving data from ENA much easier: enaBrowserTools and ENA FTP Downloader.