Sky Broadband

Sky Broadband Internet and Services

Sky Broadband is a large internet provider in The United Kingdom. We have seen broadband speeds as high as 1,887 Mbps from Sky Broadband's coverage area, and most of their users see real-world internet speeds in the range of 20 to 57 Mbps.

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Sky Broadband Broadband Coverage around The United Kingdom

Sky Broadband is available in several large cities, including Camden, Richmond, Mitcham, Harrow, and Kingston upon Thames. In these cities, its fastest broadband speeds range from 18 to 74 Mbps. Of the smaller cities Sky Broadband serves, such as Ringway, Acton Scott, Baulking, Frankley, and Hasfield, maximum internet speeds vary from 0 to 54 Mbps, and most of their customers obtain speeds between 16 and 54 Mbps.

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Sky Broadband Plans

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SuperfastUp to 80 Mbps£25.00/mo
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Ultrafast145 Mbps£32.00/mo
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Ultrafast Plus500 Mbps£42.00/mo
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Sky Broadband Speeds Over Time

We class broadband speed distributions as follows: very slow under 10 Mbps; slow 10-30 Mbps; adequate 30-60 Mbps; good 60-80 Mbps; fast 80-300 Mbps; very fast over 300 Mbps.

Sky Broadband's Fastest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Chalgrove148.67 Mbps70.38—120.29 Mbps96.5 Mbps
2Kidlington459.05 Mbps52.24—135.91 Mbps92.18 Mbps
3Shanklin107.93 Mbps76.06—99.46 Mbps85.36 Mbps
4Sandridge148.64 Mbps63.94—107.11 Mbps80.2 Mbps
5Ystradgynlais74.55 Mbps71.84—74.28 Mbps73.87 Mbps

Sky Broadband's Slowest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Rathfriland10.67 Mbps0.09—0.15 Mbps0.12 Mbps
2Holywell46.95 Mbps0.54—0.85 Mbps0.76 Mbps
3Waen18.01 Mbps1.01—6.33 Mbps1.2 Mbps
4Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh3.4 Mbps1.17—2.08 Mbps1.3 Mbps
5Kingsbridge45.69 Mbps1.06—2.43 Mbps1.48 Mbps

Sky Broadband Speed Distribution

 Percentage of Speed Tests in Speed Range
Internet Speed RangeSky BroadbandUnited Kingdom
Very Slow: under 10 Mbps23.77%19.92%
Slow: 10-30 Mbps28.40%25.74%
Adequate: 30-60 Mbps30.04%25.20%
Good: 60-80 Mbps13.58%10.20%
Fast: 80-300 Mbps3.76%15.33%
Very Fast: over 300 Mbps0.46%3.60%

Sky Broadband Growth and Broadband Performance History: Towns and Cities

Sky Broadband in Regions and Counties

Sky Broadband in Large Towns and Cities

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Bradford509.19 Mbps18.66—53.06 Mbps
2Liverpool496.86 Mbps18.01—55.12 Mbps
3Edinburgh517.18 Mbps16.81—55.41 Mbps
4Bristol510.87 Mbps14.36—51.19 Mbps
5Barnet468.47 Mbps24.49—63.4 Mbps
6Croydon480.23 Mbps12.23—49.69 Mbps
7Coventry517.87 Mbps22.38—63.84 Mbps
8Leicester496.21 Mbps15.81—53.91 Mbps
9Forest Gate898.84 Mbps21.11—58.21 Mbps
10Wakefield458.73 Mbps25.67—63.51 Mbps
11Ealing1301.96 Mbps23.28—64.66 Mbps
12Cheshire West and Chester448.99 Mbps28.21—59.33 Mbps
13Enfield Town345.87 Mbps25.5—60.26 Mbps
14Bromley504.62 Mbps21.73—60.72 Mbps
15Nottingham518.61 Mbps17.46—55.71 Mbps
16Brent503.78 Mbps24.49—62.3 Mbps
17Sandwell502.62 Mbps24.6—59.58 Mbps
18Wandsworth503.95 Mbps23.19—62.33 Mbps
19Wigan478.96 Mbps24.46—57.35 Mbps
20Lambeth450.64 Mbps15.17—63.76 Mbps
21Wirral506.71 Mbps21.59—58.27 Mbps
22Dudley488.02 Mbps19.47—60.15 Mbps
23Tower Hamlets910.2 Mbps19.78—57.51 Mbps
24Southwark498.59 Mbps13.12—51.95 Mbps
25Doncaster465.32 Mbps12.75—51.27 Mbps
26Hillingdon473.21 Mbps34.53—63.91 Mbps
27Redbridge913.08 Mbps13.85—54.32 Mbps
28Lewisham488.75 Mbps15.87—52.57 Mbps
29Newcastle upon Tyne478.04 Mbps16.36—49.82 Mbps
30Stockport498.88 Mbps23.05—53.81 Mbps
31Brighton510.89 Mbps19.42—54.83 Mbps
32Greenwich512.11 Mbps20.02—60.33 Mbps
33Bolton505.06 Mbps19.88—57.65 Mbps
34Walsall508.87 Mbps25.53—61.67 Mbps
35Hackney494.53 Mbps20.77—59.29 Mbps
36Gillingham511.24 Mbps22.58—59.21 Mbps
37Sunderland452.45 Mbps20.5—49.4 Mbps
38Waltham Forest440.11 Mbps17.99—63.04 Mbps
39Belfast247.55 Mbps19.25—32.8 Mbps
40Hounslow822.73 Mbps21.71—61.28 Mbps
41Haringey453.8 Mbps20.34—61.44 Mbps
42Rotherham509.88 Mbps20.37—52.7 Mbps
43Plymouth516.59 Mbps15.54—47.86 Mbps
44Camden1887.37 Mbps17.84—73.9 Mbps
45Wolverhampton487.1 Mbps20.3—57.74 Mbps
46Kingston upon Hull23.11 Mbps8.42—20.9 Mbps
47Romford426.81 Mbps26.11—63.83 Mbps
48Derby475.54 Mbps22.78—58.11 Mbps
49Stoke-on-Trent517.13 Mbps19.64—55.31 Mbps
50Greater London885.54 Mbps27.87—459.36 Mbps
51Salford478.14 Mbps17.69—52.69 Mbps
52Southampton508.03 Mbps17.59—51.33 Mbps
53Harrow509.19 Mbps30.26—60.91 Mbps
54Bexley475.9 Mbps20.8—58.9 Mbps
55Barnsley463.6 Mbps22.2—52.81 Mbps
56Islington478.06 Mbps13.84—53.4 Mbps
57Trafford516.97 Mbps20.58—55.06 Mbps
58Oldham470.41 Mbps21.85—56.96 Mbps
59Northampton505.97 Mbps20.44—62.09 Mbps
60Rochdale488.27 Mbps20.09—53.54 Mbps
61Portsmouth505.01 Mbps12.64—49.74 Mbps
62Solihull412.78 Mbps25.63—64.21 Mbps
63Dagenham474.27 Mbps19.62—55.58 Mbps
64York714.38 Mbps16.72—53.31 Mbps
65Warrington421.73 Mbps26.47—60.63 Mbps
66Mitcham384.55 Mbps27.98—63.47 Mbps
67Sutton503.89 Mbps26.48—60.62 Mbps
68Gateshead425.45 Mbps18.36—48.9 Mbps
69Peterborough472.7 Mbps17.02—51.85 Mbps
70Stockton-on-Tees494.72 Mbps17.65—54.47 Mbps
71Richmond466.07 Mbps28.25—69.76 Mbps
72Aberdeen482.07 Mbps15.8—47.73 Mbps
73Colchester501.6 Mbps17.07—48.95 Mbps
74Bath146.94 Mbps22.24—55.35 Mbps
75Bury416.53 Mbps16.07—52.41 Mbps
76Basildon478.78 Mbps12.25—40.88 Mbps
77Hammersmith499.42 Mbps20.37—61.89 Mbps
78Southend-on-Sea461.03 Mbps15.82—53.75 Mbps
79Chelmsford517.95 Mbps23.74—57.71 Mbps
80Basingstoke514.44 Mbps21.95—58.95 Mbps
81Kingston upon Thames508.84 Mbps23.04—58.57 Mbps
82High Wycombe146.83 Mbps24.99—53.8 Mbps
83Bedford150 Mbps18.28—51.01 Mbps
84Maidstone510.42 Mbps17.71—55.19 Mbps
85Canterbury516.21 Mbps18.45—56.12 Mbps
86Bournemouth502.12 Mbps18.63—53.75 Mbps
87Reading507.67 Mbps16.67—56.43 Mbps
88Harrogate380.13 Mbps23.56—58.95 Mbps
89Kensington515.61 Mbps30.4—71.72 Mbps
90Oxford515.06 Mbps22.82—60.79 Mbps
91Braintree511.45 Mbps28.73—66.64 Mbps
92Maidenhead470.37 Mbps22.03—68.73 Mbps
93Poole501.94 Mbps23.47—53.3 Mbps
94Slough510.67 Mbps21.08—61.9 Mbps
95Huddersfield500.01 Mbps24.82—58.72 Mbps
96Blackburn360.03 Mbps10.95—46.71 Mbps
97Guildford489.9 Mbps17.92—52.73 Mbps
98Reigate338.82 Mbps25.21—47.39 Mbps
99Dundee375.79 Mbps18.61—62.2 Mbps
100St Albans298.88 Mbps24.43—59.09 Mbps

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Frequently Asked Questions about Sky Broadband

How fast are Sky Broadband's broadband download speeds?

The fastest internet speed we've seen for Sky Broadband is 1887.37 Mbps, and most people see broadband download speeds in the range of 20.5—57.47 Mbps.

Where is Sky Broadband Available?

We have recorded Sky Broadband internet speed tests in over 100 towns and cities, including Bradford, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Bristol, and Barnet.

How do Sky Broadband's speeds compare to other internet providers?

Sky Broadband is ranked as the 4th fastest internet provider in The United Kingdom.

How many people use Sky Broadband as their ISP?

In The United Kingdom, Sky Broadband is the 3rd most popular broadband provider.

Author: Thomas Buck

Last Reviewed By: Thomas Buck

Published: 10 Nov 2019

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2022