Battlefield 2042 maps list: Multiplayer & Portal

Joseph Pascoulis
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Battlefield 2042 is almost here, and for those who are wondering what maps to expect upon release, we have all the details for both the Multiplayer and Portal modes.

Since Battlefield 2042 was revealed, the developers have released more details surrounding the various modes and aspects of the game’s multiplayer.

As well as knowing more information about the Specialists players will be playing as we’ve also had some recent details revealed about the intriguing Hazard Zone mode.

As we edge closer to the Beta and official release, players may also be interested in the maps they will be playing in.

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The Battlefield franchise has always been famous for having expansive and beautiful maps, and it seems Battlefield 2042 will be no exception.

EA has kindly provided more details on the maps that players will be experiencing come release on October 22, giving us an idea of which maps will be available for which modes.

Let’s get into all of the maps available in Battlefield 2042 in both the standard Multiplayer and new Portal mode.

Battlefield 2042 maps list

The following seven maps will be available in the standard Multiplayer mode for Battlefield 2042 when the game officially launches.

These maps are all original to the Battlefield 2042 setting, providing players with a brand new experience on each map, and you can find their official descriptions below:

Battlefield 2042 Multiplayer maps


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Doha, Qatar

Fight in a city lost to the desertification around it. Massive dust and sand storms are constantly rolling in, blotting out the natural light, as you battle for control of a convoy trapped in the shifting sands.


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Alang, India

Along a strategic section of India’s west coast, colossal ships stranded on the beach are being stripped for parts. Fight among the hulls of these behemoths while adapting to deadly storms.


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Brani Island, Singapore

Watch out for tropical tornadoes and navigate through maze-like cargo containers in this key trade location, vital to American supply lines.


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Songdo, South Korea

In a state-of-the-art metropolis in South Korea, zipline between skyscrapers and fight among the plazas surrounding the city’s iconic data center.


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Kourou, French Guiana

It’s a race against time and hostile conditions as you fight around the site of an imminent rocket launch. Watch out for both enemy fire and upcoming storms on this dynamic map.



Queen Maud Land, Antarctica

Tread carefully on this dynamic map, where oil extraction has turned the freezing area to a strategic hot spot. Take advantage of destructible fuel tanks and silos that create debris fields and permanent fires when destroyed.



Eastern Desert, Egypt

A giant wall, built to secure rich, man-made agricultural areas, takes center stage on this intense map. Prepare for the extreme conditions, deploy, and secure the access points and massive gates in the wall.

Battlefield 2042 Portal maps

These are the six classic Battlefield maps taken from previous titles such as Battlefield 1942, Battlefield: Bad Company 2, and Battlefield 3, available to players on launch.

The maps will be playable in the new Portal game mode, which will provide players with the freedom to customize and “change the rules of war.”

Battle of the Bulge

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The Ardennes, Belgium

The German Army has commenced a massive counterattack against a thin spot in the Allied front. Give it your all in the forests and fields of this vast, vehicle-focused map.

El Alamein

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El Alamein, Egypt

Fought in 1942, the Battle of El Alamein was a crucial clash between the weakened German forces and the resurgent British. Lay down as many mines as possible to greet the Panzer Division with an explosive surprise.

Arica Harbor

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Arica, Chile

Once a busy port, Arica Harbor is now a lethal killzone located in the area of the world’s driest desert. Beware of enemies in the buildings and get ready for fast-paced infantry action and vehicular combat.


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Valparaiso, Chile

As the second Russo-American war rages, a clash outside this Chilean coastal city becomes a key battle. Prepare for infantry action in the jungle and amphibious attacks on the coast.

Caspian Border

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Turkmen-Iranian border

A true Battlefield classic, set in the Turkmenistan side of the Iranian border where a recon Russian force has set up camp. The obvious map choice for fans of all-out vehicular warfare gameplay.

Noshahr Canals

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Noshahr, Iran

U.S. Marines launch a strike on a major harbor on the Iranian coast. Prepare for tight infantry combat as well as all-out warfare on this strategically important port.

Well, there you have it, that’s every map that will be available in Battlefield 2042 for both the Multiplayer and Portal modes.

For more on Battlefield 2042, check out our article on what the community thinks about the Specialists.

Source: DICE / EA

Image Credits: DICE / EA

About The Author

Joseph is a Senior Writer at CharlieIntel, specializing in shooters such as Call of Duty, Apex Legends, Fortnite, and Overwatch. He also enjoys Souls-likes, the Resident Evil franchise, and Tekken. After writing for KeenGamer, he joined CharlieIntel in 2021. If Joseph isn't writing about games, he's most likely playing them. You can contact him at [email protected].