SORACOM Canal Method of Use and Pricing

Method of Use

To use SORACOM Canal (referred to as Canal below), there is no need for you to make a special application. You can use the user console or API to configure it. In order to start using it, you need to follow the broad steps below:

  1. Create a VPC using your AWS account.
  2. Create a Virtual Private Gateway (VPG) using the SORACOM user console.
  3. Add a VPC peer connection to the newly created VPG.
  4. Assign a group to the newly created VPG.

Fee Structure

Canal's fees are comprised of three elements: a setup fee, a basic fee, and a SORACOM Air VPG usage option.

Setup Fee
VPG setup fee: 9.8 USD each time (excl. tax)

Basic Fee
VPG usage fee: 0.5 USD per hour (excl. tax)
VPC peer connection usage fee: 0.1 USD per hour per peer connection (excl. tax)

SORACOM Air VPG Usage Option
Number of SIMs that belong to the Air SIM group assigned to the VPG: 0.05 USD per SIM card per day (excl. tax)

(Option) VPG fixed global IP address option
0.15 USD per hour (excl. tax)
This function is an option service of VPG.
To start using this option, please click here

Payment Methods

We accept credit cards, as well as invoice-based payments for corporate customers.


Please be aware of the following points when using Canal.

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