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IBM Quantum access plans

3 simple access plans and technical services for accelerated impact.

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Access plans

Premium Plan

Access our most powerful core and exploratory systems with shorter wait times and hands on service. Create and execute quantum programs at scale with Qiskit Runtime. Gain hands-on support and training — as well as curated access to the best minds in quantum computing via membership to the IBM Quantum Network.

Current Premium Plan systems:

  • 27-qubit Falcon (core)
  • 27-qubit Falcon (exploratory)
  • 127-qubit Eagle (exploratory)

Pay-As-You-Go Plan

Access our more advanced systems on an as-needed basis, and pay only for the quantum compute time you use.

  • Access our most advanced core systems: 27-qubit Falcon R5 processors
  • Pay $1.60 per runtime second with a credit card or IBM Cloud credits
  • Build circuits in IBM Quantum Composer, IBM Quantum Lab, and Qiskit
  • Build, define, and run large workloads using Qiskit Runtime

Open Plan

Run your first quantum circuits for free on cloud simulators and real quantum systems. Take advantage of the same feature-rich tools included in our Premium Plan.

  • Use free cloud simulators (Statevector, MPS, Stabilizer)
  • Access real 5-qubit and 1-qubit QPUs
  • Build circuits in IBM Quantum Composer, IBM Quantum Lab, and Qiskit
  • Execute workloads more efficiently in Qiskit Runtime

Technical services

Quantum Accelerator

The IBM Quantum Accelerator is our full-service offering for clients looking to build on access offered by the Premium Plan. Accelerator clients get personalized support plans to fully prepare for the coming impact of quantum on their industries.

Develop a roadmap to quantum readiness with our in-house experts. Build foundational understanding and skills. Identify key areas for potential quantum value in your business. Get to quantum-readiness in time to seize commercial value.