How to setup ASUS router to work with Starlink?

Please follow the steps below to setup ASUS router to work with Starlink.

  1. Please refer to Starlink official manual to check your model supports Ethernet port or not, if not, you will need to buy an Ethernet connector from Starlink official.
  2. Connect Starlink LAN port to ASUS router’s WAN port.
  3. ASUS Router WAN connection type


3-1 Open a web browser and navigate to Web GUI (

Enter your login username and password on the login page and then click [Sign In]. 

Please refer to [Wireless Router] How to enter the router’s GUI  to learn more.

3-2 Go to [WAN] > [Internet Connection] tab. Set up [Automatic IP] on WAN connection type. Click [Apply] to save the setting.

When you login to the Web GUI for the first time, you will be automatically directed to the Quick Internet Setup (QIS) page. Please refer to [Wireless Router] How to use the QIS (Quick Internet Setup) to set up Router ? (Web GUI) to learn more.  

4.  Starlink app

 a. Open Starlink app, follow the App instructions to finish the setup.

  b. Open Starlink app, go to setting, enable “Bypass mode”. Under bypass mode, Starlink router will disable wireless functionality, if you want to switch back to normal state, a factory reset is required.

b-1. Under bypass mode, you will need to setup static route on ASUS router in order to use Starlink app.

b-2. Go to [LAN] > [Route] tab. Click [Yes] on Enable static routes.

b-3. For example, add two static route rules and click [Apply] to save the setting.
Host IP: => asus router LAN IP => Assign an IP to your phone
Metric: 1
Interface : WAN