DirectConnect / Client / describe_virtual_gateways




Deprecated. Use DescribeVpnGateways instead. See DescribeVPNGateways in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud API Reference.

Lists the virtual private gateways owned by the Amazon Web Services account.

You can create one or more Direct Connect private virtual interfaces linked to a virtual private gateway.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.describe_virtual_gateways()
Return type:



Response Syntax

    'virtualGateways': [
            'virtualGatewayId': 'string',
            'virtualGatewayState': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • virtualGateways (list) –

      The virtual private gateways.

      • (dict) –

        Information about a virtual private gateway for a private virtual interface.

        • virtualGatewayId (string) –

          The ID of the virtual private gateway.

        • virtualGatewayState (string) –

          The state of the virtual private gateway. The following are the possible values:

          • pending: Initial state after creating the virtual private gateway.

          • available: Ready for use by a private virtual interface.

          • deleting: Initial state after deleting the virtual private gateway.

          • deleted: The virtual private gateway is deleted. The private virtual interface is unable to send traffic over this gateway.