PHP Basics

Get Current URL With PHP

PHP Use the below PHP snippet to construct the current page URL.

It will find out if the URL is on a secure URL or not, gets the server name and port number if needed and the current page.

function getCurrentPageUrl() {
	$pageURL = 'http';
	if (isset($_SERVER["HTTPS"]) && $_SERVER["HTTPS"] == "on") {$pageURL .= "s";}
	$pageURL .= "://";
	if ($_SERVER["SERVER_PORT"] != "80") {
	} else {
	return $pageURL;

echo getCurrentPageUrl();
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