Build bridges to new places with Aurora

Infura supports Aurora, an Ethereum-compatible scaling solution created by the team at the NEAR protocol. Get a high quality Ethereum development experience, with layer-2-like speed and scalability.

A Foundation for Great Ideas

The Aurora Engine, a high-performance Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), and the Aurora Bridge are at your fingertips.

High-performance EVM

Aurora Engine

Create, scale, and grow dapps on Ethereum with low transaction costs

Ethereum trustless asset bridge

Aurora Bridge

Discover the only fully trustless asset bridge in Ethereum.

Try The Most Advanced EVM Available

Get high throughput and scalability

Thanks to the NEAR protocol, developers can scale with ease

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Access Aurora endpoints with Infura

Yes, even the free plan

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Grow with developer resources

Grow with Aurora with a little help from grants and mentorships

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Get free ETH transactions and staking rewards

Access Aurora+ for even more perks

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About Aurora

Aurora is an independent, self-funded initiative that leverages the technology of the NEAR Protocol. The governance of Aurora is a hybrid form of a Decentralized Autonomous Organization—the AuroraDAO—complemented by a traditional entity. In 2021, the Aurora DAO approved the creation of a new token, AURORA.

Supported By Tools You Actually Use

Aurora supports all the tools available in the Ethereum ecosystem.

Over 115+ Projects Built on Aurora

Discover what developers are building on Aurora and Infura

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Flux Protocol

Flux provides secure infrastructure to help create a trustless, decentralized financial ecosystem.

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Frontier helps users store, send and receive Crypto assets from a single spot.

Your Path to Innovation

Follow these three simple steps to get building.

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Sign up for an Infura account

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Get crypto

Get 0.0005 ETH free from the Aurora faucet, and add more ETH from the Rainbow Bridge in your Aurora or NEAR wallet

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Start building

It’s as simple as that - now you’re ready to go!

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Grow Your Technical Skills

Let’s keep learning and growing together. Here’s some resources to help you along your way.

Go deep with documentation

Learn how to bridge to Aurora, connect to other networks, and more.

Meet AuroraDAO

Follow Aurora on YouTube

Get important updates, watch AMAs and more

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