You can connect to Mysql with command line.
This comamnd works for locale and remote. If you connect to your server with ssh, you can connect to mysql easily.
mysql -h DB_SERVER_NAME -u DB_USER -p DB_NAME
DB_SERVER_NAME: Usually it can be “localhost”. Sometimes it can be IP
DB_USER: The name of user which has permission to access yo DB
DB_NAME: The name of DB
After enter this command line, system will ask you “password”. If you write the password, you can connect to mysql.