How to Install VirtualBox in Ubuntu

The objective of this tutorial is to install VirtualBox on Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa Linux. VirtualBox is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor for x86 virtualization developed and maintained by the Oracle Corporation.


  • System: Ubuntu 20.04 or Older Version
  • Privileged: Root Access

Install from command line

$ sudo apt install virtualbox

All done. To start the Virtualbox execute:

$ virtualbox

You can Install Via dpkg Package. Download from below URL

or via Command Line

$ wget ""

Install from command line

$ dpkg --install virtualbox-6.0_6.0.24-139119~Ubuntu~eoan_amd64.deb

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