CreateTransitGatewayConnect - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Creates a Connect attachment from a specified transit gateway attachment. A Connect attachment is a GRE-based tunnel attachment that you can use to establish a connection between a transit gateway and an appliance.

A Connect attachment uses an existing VPC or AWS Direct Connect attachment as the underlying transport mechanism.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The Connect attachment options.

Type: CreateTransitGatewayConnectRequestOptions object

Required: Yes


The tags to apply to the Connect attachment.

Type: Array of TagSpecification objects

Required: No


The ID of the transit gateway attachment. You can specify a VPC attachment or AWS Direct Connect attachment.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The ID of the request.

Type: String


Information about the Connect attachment.

Type: TransitGatewayConnect object


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: