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The database platform for content-driven websites

Astro DB is a fully managed SQL database that is fast, lightweight, and ridiculously easy-to-use.

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Astro DB is a fully managed SQL database designed exclusively for Astro.

Powered by LibSQL

LibSQL balanced lightweight efficiency with proven enterprise-grade performance.

Scale with confidence

Astro DBโ€™s automatically scales up to meet demand and scales down to $0 when inactive.

Automatically configured

Everything is setup for you, like a TypeScript ORM with full type-safety out of the box.

Use Cases

Unlimited possibilities

Stop worrying about configuration, provisioning, and setupโ€”just start building. Unlock a universe of new site features with the only drop-in database designed exclusively for Astro.

  • // Configure your database schema
    const Comments = defineTable({
    columns: {
    authorId: column.text(),
    postId: column.text(),
    body: column.text(),
    published:{ default: NOW }),
    // Insert a new comment record
    await db.insert(Comments).values({
    authorId: "12345",
    postId: blogPostId,


Everything you need, included

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Designed for the Astro ecosystem

A deeply integrated, unified developer experience.

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Why reinvent the wheel? Astro DB speaks the familiar, universal database language: SQL.

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TypeScript ORM

Includes a modern, TypeScript ORM with type-safety and autocomplete on every query.

Export database

"Export data" button with a dropdown that says "Export as SQL" and "Export as CSV"

Zero lock-in

It's your data. Export it anytime, in the format you need.

Visual Data Viewers

Explore your data in a visual spreadsheet, a rich-text editor, or raw SQL console.

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Global Distribution

Create databases in 6 different regions around the world, including the EU and Japan.

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Schema management

Your schema lives in your codebase, with automatic schema diffing and migrations.

Instant local development

Develop locally with zero dependencies. No Docker? No problem.


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GitHub Automation

Easy-to-use simplicity meets powerful scalability, with a visual UI that will save you time.


Get started for free,
then pay as you grow.

$0 / month
  • Generous free tier
  • No credit card required
  • Database


  • Applications


  • Storage

    1GB included, per month

    $1.00 per each additional 1GB

  • Row Reads

    One billion included, per month

    $0.001 per each additional 1M

  • Row Writes

    One million included, per month

    $1.00 per each additional 1M

Start building with
Astro DB today

astro add db