How to Check Docker Version?

How to Check Docker Version?

After you have successfully installed Docker, you can check the docker version with the following command:

docker version

The output will be similar to the following:

check the docker version with the docker version command

This docker version command gives you greater detail about the version of Docker engine installed on your system. Alternatively, run the following command which only prints the docker version without too many details:

docker --version

What is docker latest version?

Docker 18.09 is the latest stable version of the docker engine.


Read the docker tutorial to learn how to install latest version of docker engine on Ubuntu, CentOS and Windows 10.

Docker version history

Version Release date Type
18.09 2018-11-08
18.06 2018-07-18
18.03 2018-03-21
17.12 2017-12-27
17.09 2017-09-26
17.06 2017-06-28
17.03 2017-03-01