Alibaba Cloud charges fees for the initiator instance of a peering connection and does not charge fees for the acceptor instance.
|Billing method||Description||Configuration change||Expiration and overdue payment|
|Subscription||You must pay for a peering connection on a monthly or yearly basis when you purchase it.||
You can change the configuration of a peering connection when you renew it.
Prices of peering connections
The final prices of cross-region peering connections are subject to the amount displayed on the buy page. If you have questions about the prices, consult your business manager.
The following table provides the price of peering connections in the same region. However, Alibaba Cloud does not charge you for such peering connections until April 01, 2021.
Table 1. Price of peering connections in the same region in mainland China Bandwidth (Gbit/s) Initiator instance (USD/month) 1 70