Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a managed, highly available, and secure database service that makes it simple to set up, operate, and scale databases in the cloud. Amazon RDS is free to try and you pay only for what you use with no minimum fees. You can pay for Amazon RDS using On-Demand or Reserved Instances. Estimate your monthly bill using the AWS Pricing Calculator.
Amazon RDS provides a selection of instance types optimized to fit different relational database use cases. Select one of the Amazon RDS database engines below to view pricing. See Previous Generation Instances for previous instance pricing not listed here.
- 750 hours of Amazon RDS Single-AZ db.t2.micro, db.t3.micro, and db.t4g.micro Instances usage running MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL databases each month. If running more than one instance, usage is aggregated across instance classes.
- 750 hours of Amazon RDS Single-AZ db.t2.micro Instance usage running Oracle BYOL or SQL Server (running SQL Server Express Edition). Oracle BYOL db.t3.micro Single-AZ Instance usage is also included as part of the Amazon RDS free tier. If running both a db.t2.micro Single-AZ Instance and a db.t3.micro Single-AZ Instance on Oracle BYOL, usage is aggregated across Instance classes.
- 20 GB of General Purpose (SSD) DB storage.
- 20 GB of storage for your automated database backups and any user-initiated DB Snapshots.
Instantly get access to the AWS Free Tier.
Get started with Amazon RDS in the AWS Console.