How to create Jupyter Notebook in PyCharm

PyCharm support working with Jupyter Notebooks local and remote connection. You can create new Jupyter Notebook by right click of the mouse and selecting:

  • New
  • Jupyter Notebook


Then you can add new cells and enter code or Markdown. Once the cell is created and fill with code you can executed:

  • on remote server
  • on local server
  • on server started from PyCharm


Server started from PyCharm

Starting PyCharm Jupyter Notebook server:

  • Open the Notebook file
  • Run a cell
  • Modify the URL: http://localhost:8888 ( or the port which you like)
  • Press OK
  • Warning: Cannot connect to Jupyter Notebook. Run Jupyter Notebook
  • New message will be shown at the top:
    • PyCharm prompt: Cannot connect to Jypyter Notebook. Run Jupyter Notebook
  • Press Run Jupyter Notebook
  • New Jupyter server is started from PyCharm
  • If you get error:
    • Error executing Jupyter command '': [Errno 2] No such file or directory you can apply the offered fix to install Jupyter.


If you want to check details:

  • View
  • Tool Windows
  • Run
  • You can:
    • get a token
    • URL address to open in browser


Connect to local server from PyCharm

Starting PyCharm Jupyter Notebook server:

  • Open terminal
  • run command:
    • bash jupyter notebook list
Currently running servers:
http://localhost:8888/?token=56b65986e4771f5fcc4345ba39417c4f0677b3fa5dbdvd46 :: /home/user/test

Note: If you don't have access to terminal or you don't want to use it. Then you can get the address and the token by:


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