Cover of the book Symfony 5: The Fast Track

Symfony 5: The Fast Track is the best book to learn modern Symfony development, from zero to production. +300 pages in full color showing how to combine Symfony with Docker, APIs, queues & async tasks, Webpack, Single-Page Applications, etc.

Buy printed version

Download Symfony

Run this installer to create a binary called symfony:

wget https://get.symfony.com/cli/installer -O - | bash
If you prefer, you can download the binaries directly from GitHub: 32-bit or 64-bit platforms.
SHA-256 checksums of the installer and binaries

SHA-256 checksum of the bash installer:

61bc1df6e4e6eb72a9174498cc09ae6959d087dc3adc711eab300af2fb7ffe8f

SHA-256 checksums of the installed binary:

  • linux_amd64: 90259350832b2f3b9491819fc63bedc493b8945ec14b9a2113c858fa7f1df944
  • linux_386: 845a8a60f789230ba6b48dc9577d1d90033191f995b38bc82cccd2044c9a831d
  • linux_arm: fd49c4f4174894975d6a8192f76424faa6bc83d1b010cb487136d4760bf95751
  • linux_arm64: fbed33c1f7d87f650a60ad57df387dd41aaae11a3774d889a44f149296a940fa

Run this installer to create a binary called symfony:

curl -sS https://get.symfony.com/cli/installer | bash
If you prefer, you can download the binaries directly from GitHub: 32-bit or 64-bit platforms.
SHA-256 checksums of the installer and binaries

SHA-256 checksum of the bash installer:

61bc1df6e4e6eb72a9174498cc09ae6959d087dc3adc711eab300af2fb7ffe8f

SHA-256 checksums of the installed binary:

  • darwin_amd64: 9ae85fdad1f240d2a29dbae38ad5bc886f850a526f9951134c8a9cc01cf826b5
  • darwin_386: 436625b31956af52eaba34d2be81260b5677a8c1e63448d0c30e5eaec6832228
If you prefer, you can download the binaries directly from GitHub: 32-bit or 64-bit platforms.

SHA-256 checksums of the installer and binaries

SHA-256 checksum of the setup.exe installer:

b29b89b56a8536f520344ab45ff2e762eb89104c618e338e1013edaaf499e6b0

SHA-256 checksums of the installed binary:

  • windows_amd64: cee966d9ca0dadf9257e188b9cb6c043a7e539aaec6a4404079b133f3bfb9907
  • windows_386: 24816c748202796b7606d6afd5481a5d3cf22c95a482dc367695a7c2cd9d54ec

Changelog of the most recent Symfony Binary versions:

4.18.3

  • Release the CLI as a Docker image
  • Fix usage error might show the help of another command with the same name
  • Fix "symfony composer" should not load .env files

4.18.2

  • Fix running "symfony console" on Enterprise clusters fails
  • Fix Symfony environment is set to "dev" during the build stage
  • Add missing "SYMFONY_APPLICATION_DEFAULT_ROUTE_URL" and "SYMFONY_PROJECT_DEFAULT_ROUTE_URL" when running Local Web Server
  • Checkout the first step of the book instead of the last one when running "symfony new --book"

4.18.1

  • Add support for installing PHP extensions directly from "variables" defined in ".symfony.cloud.yaml"

End-User License Agreement of the Symfony binary.


The symfony binary created by the installer provides:

Creating Symfony applications

If you are building a traditional web application:

symfony new --full my_project

If you are building a microservice, console application or API:

symfony new my_project

Read the docs to learn about installing Symfony with Composer.

Use the Symfony Components

Symfony Components are a set of decoupled and reusable libraries that can be used in any PHP application.

Install Composer and run this command to add a Symfony component in your app:

composer require
Symfony Demo application

The best Symfony learning resource and the reference to develop applications following the official best practices.

Download

Don't miss any updates!

Receive an email when a new Symfony version is published or when a Symfony version reaches its end of life.

Subscribe

Symfony Source Code Symfony is publicly hosted on GitHub. Join us sending pull requests, reviewing code, or reporting issues.
Free and Open Source Symfony code is published under the MIT license, which is friendly for developers and safe for businesses.
Symfony Recipes Check out our recipes to integrate third-party packages into Symfony.
Download Legacy Versions Download Symfony 1.x for your legacy projects and applications.