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BT Broadband is a large internet provider in The United Kingdom. We have seen broadband speeds as high as 6068.11 Mbps from BT's coverage area, and most of their users see real-world internet speeds in the range of 24.08 to 65.98 Mbps. BT Broadband is available in several large cities, including Birmingham, Leeds, Glasgow, Sheffield, and Manchester. In these cities, its fastest broadband speeds range from 14.92 to 68.53 Mbps. Of the smaller cities BT Broadband serves, such as Acton Scott, Aston Subedge, Baulking, Milden, and Frankley, maximum internet speeds vary from 1.93 to 72.69 Mbps, and most of their customers obtain speeds between 52.53 and 72.69 Mbps.

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BT's Fastest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Bircham535.21 Mbps444.17—508.19 Mbps463.7 Mbps
2Portglenone525.02 Mbps64.52—456.8 Mbps429.97 Mbps
3Arthuret303.83 Mbps256.67—293.47 Mbps263.34 Mbps
4Wistow302.15 Mbps244.49—291.04 Mbps257.75 Mbps
5Templeton288.82 Mbps243.13—269.8 Mbps256.09 Mbps

BT's Slowest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Mallaig71.68 Mbps0.45—3.09 Mbps0.5 Mbps
2Brae14.02 Mbps0.72—4.33 Mbps0.72 Mbps
3Patna29.58 Mbps0.69—20.19 Mbps0.79 Mbps
4Catrine40.69 Mbps0.72—4.56 Mbps0.8 Mbps
5Tobermory15.57 Mbps0.47—4.24 Mbps0.84 Mbps

BT Growth and Broadband Performance History: Towns and Cities

BT Broadband in Regions and Counties

BT in Large Towns and Cities

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Bradford920.61 Mbps25.11—60.9 Mbps
2Liverpool1134.53 Mbps26.28—71.56 Mbps
3Edinburgh671.36 Mbps18.05—60.9 Mbps
4Bristol937.52 Mbps26.3—72.12 Mbps
5Barnet909.14 Mbps27.78—66.84 Mbps
6Croydon914.03 Mbps24.68—70.72 Mbps
7Coventry924.17 Mbps18.92—53.82 Mbps
8Leicester917.75 Mbps23.33—60.33 Mbps
9Forest Gate916.21 Mbps35.87—70.22 Mbps
10Wakefield898.57 Mbps38.89—72.7 Mbps
11Ealing904.04 Mbps27.24—54.46 Mbps
12Cheshire West and Chester816.63 Mbps19.86—64.45 Mbps
13Enfield Town898.55 Mbps29.76—66.48 Mbps
14Bromley940.58 Mbps22.19—59.21 Mbps
15Nottingham905.57 Mbps19.86—69.26 Mbps
16Brent863.8 Mbps27.76—62.43 Mbps
17Sandwell910.76 Mbps33.49—67.31 Mbps
18Wandsworth948.92 Mbps39.05—72.68 Mbps
19Wigan814.54 Mbps28.5—71.83 Mbps
20Lambeth919.91 Mbps15.72—69.07 Mbps
21Wirral885.24 Mbps26.57—68.06 Mbps
22Dudley912.95 Mbps26.63—60.83 Mbps
23Tower Hamlets928.12 Mbps22.97—64.28 Mbps
24Southwark844.05 Mbps18.57—60.39 Mbps
25Doncaster881.06 Mbps17.23—47.8 Mbps
26Hillingdon936.69 Mbps33.6—62.93 Mbps
27Redbridge938.11 Mbps22.42—65.49 Mbps
28Lewisham908.69 Mbps22.6—66.73 Mbps
29Newcastle upon Tyne781.2 Mbps21.19—65.77 Mbps
30Stockport922.46 Mbps22.06—54.45 Mbps
31Brighton925.26 Mbps39.06—68.39 Mbps
32Greenwich914.19 Mbps19.74—63.82 Mbps
33Bolton919.89 Mbps19.46—51.66 Mbps
34Walsall912.51 Mbps21.68—57.31 Mbps
35Hackney924.46 Mbps15.7—64.02 Mbps
36Gillingham915.62 Mbps20.48—50.26 Mbps
37Sunderland341.17 Mbps18.44—49.25 Mbps
38Waltham Forest921.78 Mbps20.63—61.48 Mbps
39Belfast498.4 Mbps35.34—142.94 Mbps
40Hounslow913.28 Mbps40.35—66.58 Mbps
41Haringey853.68 Mbps30.79—63.24 Mbps
42Rotherham897.28 Mbps20.98—51.6 Mbps
43Plymouth897.38 Mbps19.66—64.58 Mbps
44Camden913.96 Mbps49.5—72.88 Mbps
45Wolverhampton893.47 Mbps33.31—67.98 Mbps
46Hull35.37 Mbps11.58—19.3 Mbps
47Romford914.75 Mbps24.02—65.85 Mbps
48Derby905.18 Mbps23.57—66.15 Mbps
49Stoke-on-Trent891.06 Mbps17.85—79.82 Mbps
50London945.58 Mbps36.29—73.31 Mbps
51Salford904.55 Mbps32.78—129 Mbps
52Southampton900.96 Mbps15.85—51.38 Mbps
53Harrow910.07 Mbps34.06—73.15 Mbps
54Bexley927.15 Mbps24.89—63.34 Mbps
55Barnsley921.78 Mbps21.17—52.09 Mbps
56Islington1884.21 Mbps24.7—70.72 Mbps
57Trafford911.55 Mbps30.28—60.41 Mbps
58Oldham917.98 Mbps21.39—64.71 Mbps
59Northampton905.35 Mbps25.33—67.41 Mbps
60Rochdale937.14 Mbps19.65—55.2 Mbps
61Portsmouth842.36 Mbps11.57—50 Mbps
62Solihull894.57 Mbps32.45—134.16 Mbps
63Luton93.43 Mbps19.64—72.1 Mbps
64Dagenham908.65 Mbps21.3—58.58 Mbps
65York6068.11 Mbps27.72—71.53 Mbps
66Warrington680.9 Mbps30.86—73.52 Mbps
67Mitcham908.23 Mbps41.75—70.15 Mbps
68Sutton930.58 Mbps23.23—53.99 Mbps
69Gateshead486.26 Mbps13.5—47.45 Mbps
70Peterborough902.78 Mbps21.17—61.09 Mbps
71Stockton-on-Tees882.62 Mbps14.12—49.33 Mbps
72Richmond912.38 Mbps32.4—69.12 Mbps
73Aberdeen571.08 Mbps19.92—55.87 Mbps
74Colchester912.83 Mbps18.13—62.17 Mbps
75Bath878.16 Mbps26.69—67.92 Mbps
76Bury794.66 Mbps30.28—71.3 Mbps
77Basildon918.32 Mbps33.21—91.43 Mbps
78Hammersmith914.13 Mbps34.72—70.34 Mbps
79Southend-on-Sea883.34 Mbps20.16—62.22 Mbps
80Chelmsford909.55 Mbps20.5—61.89 Mbps
81Basingstoke918.18 Mbps27.76—55.15 Mbps
82Kingston upon Thames918.82 Mbps24.76—64.32 Mbps
83High Wycombe837.22 Mbps19.23—49.66 Mbps
84Bedford902.06 Mbps38.23—149.1 Mbps
85Maidstone904.5 Mbps25.77—73.35 Mbps
86Canterbury907.34 Mbps20.09—55.11 Mbps
87Bournemouth863.95 Mbps20.72—50.23 Mbps
88Reading904.98 Mbps20.21—36.16 Mbps
89Harrogate887.09 Mbps30.54—69.76 Mbps
90Kensington943.49 Mbps42.45—73.01 Mbps
91Oxford874.67 Mbps33.62—60.78 Mbps
92Braintree781.72 Mbps30.56—70.57 Mbps
93Maidenhead546.71 Mbps36.56—93.88 Mbps
94Poole556.88 Mbps23.78—54.28 Mbps
95Slough781.16 Mbps24.36—62.2 Mbps
96Huddersfield876.97 Mbps28.65—65.67 Mbps
97Blackburn772.34 Mbps22.25—66.41 Mbps
98Guildford909.86 Mbps28.77—68.68 Mbps
99Reigate898.21 Mbps16.93—56.24 Mbps
100Dundee533.86 Mbps12.82—47.93 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about BT Broadband

The fastest internet speed we've seen for BT is 6068.11 Mbps, and most people see broadband download speeds in the range of 24.08—65.98 Mbps.
We have recorded BT Broadband internet speed tests in over 100 towns and cities, including Bradford, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Bristol, and Barnet.
BT Broadband is ranked as the 1st fastest internet provider in The United Kingdom.
In The United Kingdom, BT Broadband is the 2nd most popular broadband provider.

Last updated: 16 Apr 2021