Lightsail block storage

Scale your storage quickly and easily with highly available SSD-backed storage for your Linux or Windows virtual server.

Protect and scale your application data

Lightsail block storage offers high-availability SSD-backed disks that you can attach to your existing instances. Add attached block storage disks to your Lightsail instance for only $0.10/GB per month. Create disks quickly, attach and detach with a few clicks, back up your data with disk snapshots, and more – all from the intuitive Lightsail console.

Benefits of Lightsail block storage

Highly available

Lightsail block storage is designed for 99.99% availability and replicates in its Availability Zone automatically to protect you from component failure.

Easy to manage

Create and attach disks in minutes, view all your disks in a glance, and manage them easily from the intuitive Lightsail console. Or build out your application storage using the powerful Lightsail CLI.

Low-latency performance

Lightsail block storage provides reliable and low-latency performance for a wide range of web and software workloads.


Scale up or down within minutes with disks of up to 49TB– and attach up to 15 disks per instance.


All data in attached disks and disk snapshots is automatically encrypted, keeping your data secure.

Try Lightsail free for 1 month!