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Connect to Aiven for PostgreSQL® with DataGrip

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


  • Access to the Aiven Console
  • At least one running Aiven for PostgreSQL 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 PostgreSQL service.

  2. On the service Overview page, select 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. Select Done.

Connect to JDBC URI from DataGrip

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

Connect to Aiven for PostgreSQL with DataGrip

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