How to Create a Bastion in Microsoft azure.

Bastion provides secure and seamless RDP/SSH connectivity to VMs directly in the Azure portal over SSL. When you connect via Azure Bastion virtual machines do not need a public IP address.

  • Login to azure portal.
  • Click on All Services.
  • Select Bastions.



  • Click on Add option.



  • On Basics tab provide the following values:-


  • Subscription: An Azure subscription grants you access to Azure services.
  • Resource group name: A resource group is a collection of resources.
  • Provide the Bastion name.
  • Select Region.
  • Click on Create or Select existing Virtual Network.



  • At virtual network provide the virtual network name, IP address for virtual network, Subnet name & IP address.
  • click ok.
  • Then create or Select existing Public IP address.
  • Click on Tags.



  • On Tags Tab provide the tag name and value for Bastion.
  • Click Next on Review + Create.



  • If you get a message “Validation passed”.
  • Then click on Create.




  • After some time, you will see a message as “Your deployment is ready”.
  • Click on “Go to resources” & You can see that the Bastion is there with the name we provide.


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