ArangoDB Java Driver - Getting Started

Supported versions

arangodb-java-driver ArangoDB network protocol Java version
5.x.x+ 3.0.0+ VelocyStream, HTTP 1.6+
4.2.x+ 3.0.0+ VelocyStream, HTTP 1.6+
4.1.x 3.1.0+ VelocyStream 1.6+
3.1.x 3.1.0+ HTTP 1.6+
3.0.x 3.0.x HTTP 1.6+
2.7.4 2.7.x, 2.8.x HTTP 1.6+

Note: VelocyStream is only supported in ArangoDB 3.1 and above.


To add the driver to your project with maven, add the following code to your pom.xml (please use a driver with a version number compatible to your ArangoDB server’s version):

ArangoDB 3.x.x


If you want to test with a snapshot version (e.g. 4.6.0-SNAPSHOT), add the staging repository of to your pom.xml:


Compile the Java Driver

mvn clean install -DskipTests=true -Dgpg.skip=true -Dmaven.javadoc.skip=true -B