Before installing python-route53, make sure that you have Python 2.7 or Python 3.x installed. If you do not have either of these, you’ll need to use another module (boto is highly recommended).

If you’re all set with Python 2.7 or Python 3, there are a few ways to install python-route.

Distribute & Pip

Installing python-route53 is simple with pip:

pip install route53

easy_install works, too:

easy_install route53

Get the source

python-route53 is developed on GitHub in the python-route53 project.

You can either clone the repository:

git clone git://

Download the tarball:

curl -OL

Or download the zip:

curl -OL