Sign up for AWS - AWS Transfer Family

Sign up for AWS

When you sign up for Amazon Web Services (AWS), your AWS account is automatically signed up for all services in AWS, including AWS Transfer Family. You are charged only for the services that you use.

If you have an AWS account already, skip to the next task. If you don't have an AWS account, use the following procedure to create one.

To create an AWS account

  1. Open

  2. Follow the online instructions.

    Part of the sign-up procedure involves receiving a phone call and entering a verification code using the phone keypad.

For information about pricing and to use AWS Pricing Calculator to get an estimate of the cost to use Transfer Family, see AWS Transfer Family pricing.

For information about AWS Region availability, see the AWS Transfer Family endpoints and quotas in the AWS General Reference.