VPN gateways support the pay-as-you-go billing method. Pay-as-you-go VPN gateways are charged and bills are generated on an hourly basis.
VPN gateways provide the IPsec-VPN and SSL-VPN features. IPsec-VPN and SSL-VPN are charged at different prices.
VPN gateway fee = Instance fee + Data transfer fee + SSL specification fee
- Instance fee:
You are charged an instance fee for each VPN gateway. The instance fee is calculated on an hourly basis. If the VPN gateway is used for less than an hour, the usage duration is rounded up to one hour.
- Data transfer fee:
You are charged a data transfer fee for each VPN gateway. The data transfer fee is calculated based on the outbound traffic per hour. Inbound traffic is not charged. Outbound traffic flows from the Alibaba Cloud data center to the Internet, while inbound traffic flows from the Internet to the Alibaba Cloud data center.
- SSL specification fee:
After the SSL-VPN feature is enabled, you must select an SSL specification based on the number of clients that you can connect at a time. Different SSL specifications are charged at different prices.Note You are charged for using SSL-VPN only after the SSL-VPN feature is enabled.
|Region||10 Mbit/s (USD/hour)||100 Mbit/s (USD/hour)||200 Mbit/s (USD/hour)||500 Mbit/s (USD/hour)||1000 Mbit/s (USD/hour)|
|China (Hong Kong)||0.087||0.262||0.262||1.025||1.025|
|US (Silicon Valley)||0.082||0.392||0.392||1.095||1.095|
|Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)||0.080||0.240||0.240||0.878||0.878|
Data transfer fee
|Region||Unit price of data transfer (USD/GB/hour)|
|China (Hong Kong)||0.153|
|US (Silicon Valley)||0.078|
|Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)||0.125|
SSL specification fee
|SSL specification||Unit price (USD/hour)|