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Cloud Providers and Regions

The choice of cloud provider and region affects the configuration options for the available cluster tiers, network latency for clients accessing your cluster, and the cost of running the cluster. The region refers to the physical location of your MongoDB cluster.

Image showing the Cloud Provider region selection.

Atlas supports deploying M0 Free Tier and M2/M5 shared-tier clusters on all cloud providers but only a subset of each cloud provider’s regions. Regions marked as Free Tier Available support deploying M0 Free Tier clusters. For a list of regions that support M2/M5 clusters, see:

Regions marked as ★ are Recommended regions that provide higher availability compared to other regions. For more information, see:

See also

For more information on multi-region configurations for increased availability, see Multi-Region, Workload Isolation, and Replication Options.