Deleting a Site-to-Site VPN connection - AWS Site-to-Site VPN

Deleting a Site-to-Site VPN connection

If you no longer need an AWS Site-to-Site VPN connection, you can delete it. When you delete a Site-to-Site VPN connection, we do not delete the customer gateway or virtual private gateway that was associated with the Site-to-Site VPN connection. If you no longer need the customer gateway and virtual private gateway, you can delete them.

Important

If you delete your Site-to-Site VPN connection and then create a new one, you have to download a new configuration file and reconfigure the customer gateway device.

Deleting a Site-to-Site VPN connection

After you delete your Site-to-Site VPN connection, it remains visible for a short while with a state of deleted, and then the entry is automatically removed.

To delete a Site-to-Site VPN connection using the console

  1. Open the Amazon VPC console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/vpc/.

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Site-to-Site VPN Connections.

  3. Select the Site-to-Site VPN connection and choose Actions, Delete.

  4. Choose Delete.

To delete a Site-to-Site VPN connection using the command line or API

Deleting a customer gateway

If you no longer need a customer gateway, you can delete it. You can't delete a customer gateway that's being used in a Site-to-Site VPN connection.

To delete a customer gateway using the console

  1. In the navigation pane, choose Customer Gateways.

  2. Select the customer gateway to delete and choose Actions, Delete Customer Gateway.

  3. Choose Yes, Delete.

To delete a customer gateway using the command line or API

Detaching and deleting a virtual private gateway

If you no longer require a virtual private gateway for your VPC, you can detach it from the VPC.

To detach a virtual private gateway using the console

  1. In the navigation pane, choose Virtual Private Gateways.

  2. Select the virtual private gateway and choose Actions, Detach from VPC.

  3. Choose Yes, Detach.

If you no longer require a detached virtual private gateway, you can delete it. You can't delete a virtual private gateway that's still attached to a VPC.

To delete a virtual private gateway using the console

  1. In the navigation pane, choose Virtual Private Gateways.

  2. Select the virtual private gateway to delete and choose Actions, Delete Virtual Private Gateway.

  3. Choose Yes, Delete.

To detach a virtual private gateway using the command line or API

To delete a virtual private gateway using the command line or API