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2.4.3. Configuring Static Routes Using nmcli

To configure static routes using the nmcli tool, the command line or the interactive editor mode can be used.
Example 2.3. Configuring Static Routes Using nmcli
To configure a static route for an existing Ethernet connection using the command line, enter a command as follows:
~]# nmcli connection modify eth0 +ipv4.routes ""
This will direct traffic for the subnet to the gateway at

Example 2.4. Configuring Static Routes Using nmcli Editor
To configure a static route for an Ethernet connection using the interactive editor, issue commands as follows:
~]$ nmcli con edit type ethernet con-name eth0

===| nmcli interactive connection editor |===

Adding a new '802-3-ethernet' connection

Type 'help' or '?' for available commands.
Type 'describe [<setting>.<prop>]' for detailed property description.

You may edit the following settings: connection, 802-3-ethernet (ethernet), 802-1x, ipv4, ipv6, dcb
nmcli> set ipv4.routes
nmcli> save persistent
Saving the connection with 'autoconnect=yes'. That might result in an immediate activation of the connection.
Do you still want to save? [yes] yes
Connection 'eth0' (704a5666-8cbd-4d89-b5f9-fa65a3dbc916) successfully saved.
nmcli> quit