I need the argument value in the theme templates and using the views-views-fields--view_name--block_1.jhtml.twig.

I'm current getting the current URL like that:

{% set url = url('current')%}

Which outputs:


But I need only the 12225 value from the current url. How can I get the last parameter from the current URL in Twig?


You could use Twig's split filter, though I don't recommend scripting too much inside templates.

Instead I recommend to pass the value over to Twig from a preprocess function from inside your theme or a custom module via template_preprocess_views_view_fields.

 * Implements template_preprocess_views_view_fields().
function MYTHEME/MYMODULE_preprocess_views_view_fields(&$variables) {

  // Retrieve an array which contains the path pieces.
  $current_path = \Drupal::service('path.current')->getPath();

  if ($current_path[0] == 'questions') {
    $variables['question_id'] = $current_path[1];

And then inside your template print it for example like so:

{% if question_id %}
  <div id="{{ question_id }}">Question ID: {{ question_id }}</div>
{% endif %}

I don't know it is best way or not but can help you You are using the {% set url = url('current>') %} After dump, it turned out that's what

array(3) { 
                 string(23) "http://example.com/category" ["#cache"]=> array(3) { 
      ["contexts"]=> array(2) { [0]=> string(5) "route" [1]=>string(8) 
            "url.site" } ["tags"]=> array(0) { } ["max-age"]=> int(-1) } 
        ["#attached"]=> array(0) { } }

Convert array to sting

{% set url = url('current>')['#markup'] %}

{{ url|split('/')|last }}

you will get the last value from theurl

  • Is this a typo 'current>' the trailing angle bracket? – leymannx Sep 21 '18 at 6:52
  • <current> showing as blank in the comment so i have to type this but its value will not changes after url change , aftrer cache flush its value change – Manmeet Khurana Sep 21 '18 at 6:55

To fetch the current path with query string in views you can also use the Views Current Path (Global: Current Path) module.

Provides a Views field that displays the URL of the current page being viewed.

  • Nice module, but this is not what OP asked for. – leymannx Mar 4 at 9:52

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