Whenever you say Ingress, it means traffic is towards you, depending on the hand you are looking at. When you upload data to the internet its going out of your local network so the traffic is egress based on the LAN's perspective but not the router, it will treat that data as ingress since is coming towards it.
Then, what is the ingress and egress?
DEFINITION of 'Right Of Egress' The legal right to exit or leave a property. Right of egress is usually used in conjunction with the right of ingress, which means the legal right to enter a property. The right of egress is most commonly found in real estate law.
What is meant by ingress traffic?
ingress traffic - Computer Definition. Data originating outside the local network that is transmitted to a station within the network. Contrast with "egress traffic," which is data originating within the local network that is transmitted to a station outside the network.