AWS Direct Connect
User Guide

Deleting a Virtual Interface

Before you can delete a connection, you must delete its virtual interface. The number of virtual interfaces configured on a connection is listed in the # VIs column in the Connection pane. Deleting a virtual interface stops AWS Direct Connect data transfer charges associated with the virtual interface.

To delete a virtual interface

  1. Open the AWS Direct Connect console at

  2. If necessary, change the region in the navigation bar. For more information, see AWS Regions and Endpoints.

  3. In the navigation pane, choose Virtual Interfaces.

  4. In the Virtual Interfaces pane, select a virtual interface, and then choose Actions, Delete Virtual Interface.

  5. In the Delete Virtual Interface dialog box, choose Delete.

To delete a virtual interface using the command line or API