FTP Archive

To retrieve large amounts of data or to download archived data snapshots, it is recommended to use the RNAcentral FTP Archive located at (no authentication required).

You can also look at the table of contents and a map of the FTP Archive at the FTP Archive help page. Direct links to files from the current release are included, alongside a description and a link to file format documentation.

Explore FTP Archive FTP Archive contents


To access the latest data or to integrate third-party software with RNAcentral, please refer to the REST API documentation. The RNAcentral API is web browsable which means that you can explore the API without leaving the browser.

Browse the API

Did you know that you can also access the data using the public Postgres database? Learn more →

Feel free to contact us with any questions or requests.