Slim VS Fast Route

Compare Slim vs Fast Route and see what are their differences.


Slim Framework 4 Skeleton Application (by slimphp)

Fast Route

Fast request router for PHP (by nikic)
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Slim Fast Route
22 11
1,444 4,653
0.8% -
7.4 0.0
11 days ago 6 months ago
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Slim. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-30.

Fast Route

Posts with mentions or reviews of Fast Route. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-01.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Slim and Fast Route you can also consider the following projects:

Lumen - The Laravel Lumen Framework.

AltoRouter - PHP routing class. Lightweight yet flexible. Supports REST, dynamic and reversed routing.

Klein - A fast & flexible router


Aura.Router - A web router implementation for PHP.

Bullet PHP - A resource-oriented micro PHP framework

Siler - ⚡ Flat-files and plain-old PHP functions rockin'on as a set of general purpose high-level abstractions.


php-mvc - A simple PHP model-view-controller framework, built step-by-step as part of the "Write PHP like a pro: build an MVC framework from scratch" course on Udemy.

phroute - A super fast PHP router, with route parameters, restful controllers, filters and reverse routing.

Route - Fast PSR-7 based routing and dispatch component including PSR-15 middleware, built on top of FastRoute.

Laravel - Laravel is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. We’ve already laid the foundation for your next big idea — freeing you to create without sweating the small things.