Heroku Exec Beta

Dyno Introspection Starting at $0/mo.

SSH to a Dyno

Create an SSH session into any of your dynos. You can also securely copy files out of the dyno to your local file system.

Dyno Introspection

You can introspect any of your dynos to debug problems, gather metrics, generate heap dumps, or use tools to capture runtime data.


Route local traffic into your dyno via a secure connection created by the Heroku Exec CLI.

Port forwarding

Access any port on a dyno using any protocol, including TCP and SSH. The Heroku Exec CLI will create a secure connection between a port on your local machine and a port on your dyno.

Region Availability

The available application locations for this add-on are shown below, and depend on whether the application is deployed to a Common Runtime region or Private Space. Learn More

  • Common Runtime
  • Private Spaces
Region Available
United States Available
Europe Available
Region Available Installable in Space
Virginia Available
Oregon Available
Frankfurt Available
Tokyo Available
Sydney Available
Dublin Beta Available

Plans & Pricing

    • Connection Limit Unlimited

To provision or login to provision on Elements.

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