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Connect to Aiven for MySQL® with DataGrip

Use DataGrip to connect to your Aiven for MySQL® service.


  • Access to the Aiven Console
  • At least one running Aiven for MySQL service
  • DataGrip installed on your machine

Get JDBC URI from Aiven Console

  1. Log in to Aiven Console and go to your organization > project > Aiven for MySQL service.

  2. On the service Overview page, click Quick connect.

  3. In the Connect window:

    1. Choose to connect with Java using the Connect with dropdown menu.
    2. Copy the generated JDBC URI.
    3. Click Done.

Connect to JDBC URI from DataGrip

  1. Open DataGrip on your machine, and select File > New > Data Source > MySQL from the top navigation menu.
  2. In the Data Sources and Drivers window > General tab, paste the URI copied from the Aiven Console.
  3. Click OK to create and save the connection.

The connection to your Aiven for MySQL service has been established and is visible in DataGrip > Database Explorer.