Download for macOS

There are several options for installing Git on macOS. Note that any non-source distributions are provided by third parties, and may not be up to date with the latest source release.

Choose one of the following options for installing Git on macOS:


Install homebrew if you don't already have it, then:
$ brew install git


Install MacPorts if you don't already have it, then:
$ sudo port install git


Apple ships a binary package of Git with Xcode.

Binary installer

Tim Harper provides an installer for Git. The latest version is 2.33.0, which was released over 2 years ago, on 2021-08-30.

Building from Source

If you prefer to build from source, you can find tarballs on The latest version is 2.43.2.

Installing git-gui

If you would like to install git-gui and gitk, git's commit GUI and interactive history browser, you can do so using homebrew
$ brew install git-gui