Method: externalVpnGateways.get

Returns the specified externalVpnGateway. globalOperations.get a list of available externalVpnGateways by making a list() request.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Project ID for this request.



Name of the externalVpnGateway to return.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

Represents an external VPN gateway.

External VPN gateway is the on-premises VPN gateway(s) or another cloud provider's VPN gateway that connects to your Google Cloud VPN gateway.

To create a highly available VPN from Google Cloud Platform to your VPN gateway or another cloud provider's VPN gateway, you must create a external VPN gateway resource with information about the other gateway.

For more information about using external VPN gateways, see Creating an HA VPN gateway and tunnel pair to a peer VPN.

JSON representation
  "description": string,
  "selfLink": string,
  "id": string,
  "creationTimestamp": string,
  "name": string,
  "redundancyType": enum,
  "interfaces": [
      "id": integer,
      "ipAddress": string
  "labels": {
    string: string,
  "labelFingerprint": string,
  "kind": string