Pricing, Billing, and Terms

This topic describes key concepts about Equinix Fiber Connect pricing, billing, and terms to make it easier to understand the charges on your monthly invoice.

Fee Types

Two fee types apply with regards to pricing for Fiber Connect:

  • A monthly recurring charge (MRC)

  • A non-recurring charge (NRC)

Pricing for Fiber Connect currently depends on location by metro. See Availability for more information about Fiber Connect availability.

Note: Potential additional fees include expedite fees as well as de-install fees.


Each Cross Connect product has a one-time (NRC) installation fee. If a customer wants to terminate their term length early for a Cross Connect product, they must pay a one-time deinstallation fee. There are term commitments for Cross Connect products that follow the Colocation terms.