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

11 Oct 2017: Read data download issues resolved

Read data download issues previously affecting ftp.sra.ebi.ac.uk and fasp.sra.ebi.ac.uk services now resolved.

06 Oct 2017: ENA read data download issues

Issues with read data download from ftp.sra.ebi.ac.uk and fasp.sra.ebi.ac.uk

04 Oct 2017: ENA Release 133

Release 133 of ENA's assembled/annotated sequences now available