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Use the Elasticsearch node to automate work in Elasticsearch, and integrate Elasticsearch with other applications. n8n has built-in support for a wide range of Elasticsearch features, including creating, updating, deleting, and getting documents and indexes.

On this page, you'll find a list of operations the Elasticsearch node supports and links to more resources.


Refer to Elasticsearch credentials for guidance on setting up authentication.

Examples and templates

For usage examples and templates to help you get started, take a look at n8n's Elasticsearch integrations list.

Basic operations#

  • Document
    • Create a document
    • Delete a document
    • Get a document
    • Get all documents
    • Update a document
  • Index
    • Create
    • Delete
    • Get
    • Get All

What to do if your operation isn't supported#

If this node doesn't support the operation you want to do, you can use the HTTP Request node to call the service's API.

You can use the credential you created for this service in the HTTP Request node:

  1. In the HTTP Request node, select Authentication > Predefined Credential Type.
  2. Select the service you want to connect to.
  3. Select your credential.

Refer to Custom API operations for more information.