Quick Local Install
RAPIDS offers several installation methods, the quickest is shown below.
For more detailed guides go to
our advanced install page
A. NVIDIA Pascal™ or better GPU with a compute capability 6.0 and above
B. Ubuntu 20.04 or 22.04, CentOS 7, Rocky Linux 8, or WSL2 on Windows 11
C. Recent CUDA version and NVIDIA driver pairs. Check yours with:
Install with Conda
1. If not installed, download and run the install script.
This will install the latest miniconda:
2. Then quick install RAPIDS with:
conda create --solver=libmamba -n rapids-23.08 -c rapidsai -c conda-forge -c nvidia rapids=23.08 python=3.10 cudatoolkit=11.8
Install with pip
1. Install via pip channels:
pip install cudf-cu11 dask-cudf-cu11 --extra-index-url=https://pypi.nvidia.com
pip install cuml-cu11 --extra-index-url=https://pypi.nvidia.com
pip install cugraph-cu11 --extra-index-url=https://pypi.nvidia.com
Install with Docker
Check that you have the required environment and then use the install selector
Install on Windows
Use the Windows WSL2 installation instructions
Do I need an Advanced Install?
If you want to use Docker, WSL2, have an uncommon OS, hardware configuration, environment, or
need specific versions such as
CUDA 11.5 or
Python 3.8 then you should use the
installation selector in our
Advanced Installations Page
Try RAPIDS Online
Don't have access to a GPU system right now? Try out RAPIDS with cloud based hardware from one of these featured channels:
Jump right into a GPU enabled notebook environment with required account. Also available with Conda.
Amazon Sagemaker Studio Lab
Enables notebook based environments in a free trial with required account.
Use Quick Start Instances through a limited free account.
Free short term use to try and learn with hands-on lab environment.
Microsoft Azure Cloud infrastructure and services are available with RAPIDS.
Oracle Cloud infrastructure and services are available with RAPIDS.
IBM Cloud infrastructure and services are available with RAPIDS.
User Guides and Tutorials
After installing, the best place to start is by looking through our more detailed tutorials and guides on the User Guides Page