AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Container for the parameters to the CreateRoute operation. Creates a route in a route table within a VPC.

You must specify one of the following targets: Internet gateway or virtual private gateway, NAT instance, VPC peering connection, or network interface.

When determining how to route traffic, we use the route with the most specific match. For example, let's say the traffic is destined for, and the route table includes the following two routes:

Both routes apply to the traffic destined for However, the second route in the list covers a smaller number of IP addresses and is therefore more specific, so we use that route to determine where to target the traffic.

For more information about route tables, see Route Tables in the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.EC2.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public class CreateRouteRequest : AmazonEC2Request

The CreateRouteRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CreateRouteRequest()


Public Property DestinationCidrBlock System.String Gets and sets the property DestinationCidrBlock.

The CIDR address block used for the destination match. Routing decisions are based on the most specific match.

Public Property GatewayId System.String Gets and sets the property GatewayId.

The ID of an Internet gateway or virtual private gateway attached to your VPC.

Public Property InstanceId System.String Gets and sets the property InstanceId.

The ID of a NAT instance in your VPC. The operation fails if you specify an instance ID unless exactly one network interface is attached.

Public Property NetworkInterfaceId System.String Gets and sets the property NetworkInterfaceId.

The ID of a network interface.

Public Property RouteTableId System.String Gets and sets the property RouteTableId.

The ID of the route table for the route.

Public Property VpcPeeringConnectionId System.String Gets and sets the property VpcPeeringConnectionId.

The ID of a VPC peering connection.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

.NET for Windows Store apps:
Supported in: Windows 8.1, Windows 8

.NET for Windows Phone:
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8