VPN Gateway Pricing
Azure VPN Gateway enables you to establish secure, cross-premises connectivity between your Virtual Network within Azure and on-premises IT infrastructure.
The India Regions are available to customers with a business presence in India.
The India Regions are available to customers with a business presence in India. The West India data centre is currently only available to select volume licensing customers and partners. For more information, contact your Microsoft India partner manager or account manager.
Azure Government is available to US government entities to purchase physically and network isolated instances of Azure Government from a Licensed Azure Government Service Provider or Partner with no up-front financial commitment or fee. Or, you can sign up for a free Azure Government Trial.
Important: The price in R$ is merely a reference; this is an international transaction and the final price is subject to exchange rates and the inclusion of IOF taxes and an eNF will not be issued.
Azure Germany is available to customers and partners in the European Union (EU) and European Free Trade Association (EFTA) and provides data residency in Germany with additional levels of control and data protection with a modest price uplift over global cloud offerings (% varies per service).
Setting up a VNET is free of charge. However, we do charge for the VPN gateway that connects to on-premises and other VNETs in Azure. This charge is based on the amount of time that the gateway is provisioned and available.
|VPN Gateway Type||Price|
|Basic gateway for VPN||$0.036|
|Standard gateway for VPN or ExpressRoute||$0.19|
|High-performance gateway for VPN or ExpressRoute||$0.49|
|Ultra Performance ExpressRoute Gateway||$1.87|
For technical specifications and limitations regarding the different VPN Gateways, please refer to the VPN Gateways MSDN page. Inter-VNET charges are now discounted as noted below (previously charged at standard Data Transfer rates).
Inbound Inter-VNET data transfers
(i.e. data going into Azure data centres between two Virtual Networks): Free
Outbound Inter-VNET data transfers
(i.e. data going out of Azure data centres between two Virtual Networks):
From Zone 1*: $0.035 per GB
From Zone 2*: $0.09 per GB
From Zone 3*: $0.16 per GB
* For Zone details, please refer to the FAQ below.
Outbound P2S (point-to-site) VPN data transfers
(i.e. data going out of Azure Virtual Network via P2S VPNs):
Data transferred out of Azure Virtual Networks via the P2S VPNs will be charged at standard data transfer rates.
Support and SLA
- Is a partial hour billed as a full hour?
Yes. A partial hour is billed as a full hour.
- Are data transfers over the VPN connection charged separately?
Yes. Data transfers between two Virtual Networks are charged at the Inter-VNET rates noted above. Other data transfers over the VPN connections to your on-premises sites or the Internet in general are charged separately at the usual Data Transfer rate.
- Which regions correspond to Zone 1, Zone 2 and Zone 3?
A sub-region is the lowest level geo-location that you may select to deploy your applications and associated data. For data transfers (except CDN), the following regions correspond to Zone 1, Zone 2 and Zone 3.
- Zone 1: US West, US East, US North Central, US South Central, Europe West, Europe North
- Zone 2: Asia Pacific East, Asia Pacific Southeast, Japan East, Japan West, India South, India West, India Central
- Zone 3: Brazil South
- Are Inter-VNET charges based on the source or destination Zone?
Similar to standard Data Transfer charges, inter-VNET charges are based on the source Zone. For example, if data is transferred from a Virtual Network in US West (Zone 1) to a Virtual Network in Asia Pacific East (Zone 2), the charge will be based on Zone 1 rates.
- Is data transfer between Virtual Networks located within the same region charged for?
No. Only data transfer between two different regions will be charged, except with P2S VPNs.