Google Home Local API


I’ve just been playing with some packet sniffing while trying to control my Google Home on my home network locally from my mobile. Turns out someone else has done a fair bit of leg work with this idea too and found this:

Unfortunately, I haven’t found any killer endpoints such as set volume or stream a track. But it’s a start and shows there is something there.


cast-web-api has everything you are looking for. Just Google it.


Cheers, I was aware of the cast-web-api. I am trying to avoid it as I don’t want to run a separate server for it.