doctl vpcs get

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doctl vpcs get <id> [flags]




Retrieve information about a VPC network, including:

  • The VPC network’s ID
  • The uniform resource name (URN) for the VPC network
  • The VPC network’s name
  • The VPC network’s description
  • The range of IP addresses in the VPC network, in CIDR notation
  • The datacenter region slug the VPC network is located in
  • The VPC network’s default boolean value indicating whether or not it is the default one for the region
  • The VPC network’s creation date, in ISO8601 combined date and time format


The following example retrieves information about a VPC network with the ID f81d4fae-7dec-11d0-a765-00a0c91e6bf6:

doctl vpcs get f81d4fae-7dec-11d0-a765-00a0c91e6bf6


Option Description
--format Columns for output in a comma-separated list. Possible values: ID, URN, Name, Description, IPRange, Region, Created, Default.
--help , -h Help for this command
--no-header Return raw data with no headers
Default: false
Command Description
doctl vpcs Display commands that manage VPCs

Global Flags

Option Description
--access-token, -t API V2 access token
--api-url, -u Override default API endpoint
--config, -c Specify a custom config file
  • macOS: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/doctl/config.yaml
  • Linux: ${XDG_CONFIG_HOME}/doctl/config.yaml
  • Windows: %APPDATA%\doctl\config.yaml
--context Specify a custom authentication context name
--http-retry-max Set maximum number of retries for requests that fail with a 429 or 500-level error
Default: 5
--http-retry-wait-max Set the minimum number of seconds to wait before retrying a failed request
Default: 30
--http-retry-wait-min Set the maximum number of seconds to wait before retrying a failed request
Default: 1
--interactive Enable interactive behavior. Defaults to true if the terminal supports it (default false)
Default: false
--output, -o Desired output format [text|json]
Default: text
--trace Show a log of network activity while performing a command
Default: false
--verbose, -v Enable verbose output
Default: false