AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes one or more of your route tables.

Each subnet in your VPC must be associated with a route table. If a subnet is not explicitly associated with any route table, it is implicitly associated with the main route table. This command does not return the subnet ID for implicit associations.

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


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeRouteTablesAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.EC2
Assembly: AWSSDK.EC2.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract DescribeRouteTablesResponse DescribeRouteTables(
         DescribeRouteTablesRequest request
Type: Amazon.EC2.Model.DescribeRouteTablesRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeRouteTables service method.

Return Value
The response from the DescribeRouteTables service method, as returned by EC2.


This example describes the specified route table.

To describe a route table

var response = client.DescribeRouteTables(new DescribeRouteTablesRequest 
    RouteTableIds = new List {

List routeTables = response.RouteTables;


Version Information

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

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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