How to migrate an Amazon instance to a different region?
- Log in to the AWS Management Console.
Select your instance and then select the "Create Image" option in the "Actions" menu.
Specify the name for the new image and then click the "Create Image" button.
- From the "AMIs" menu in the navigation panel, select the new image and select the "Copy AMI" option in the "Actions" menu.
Specify the new region in the resulting dialog window and click the "Copy AMI" button.
You will now be able to launch a new instance with the image in the new region.