Broadband Statistics for Bilbao, Biscay
Broadband Providers12
Fastest Speed947.98 Mbps
Average Speed72.83 Mbps
Fastest ProviderTelefonica de Espana

Broadband Providers in Bilbao, Biscay

Bilbao
Bilbao residents have run speed tests on 12 broadband providers. This number is 242.86% above the Spain average of 3.50 internet service providers. ISPs available in Bilbao include Vodafone Espana, EUSKALTEL, and Telefonica de Espana. The most common broadband provider in Bilbao is Vodafone Espana, with a maximum recorded internet speed of 870.79 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 47.63—228.23 Mbps. Bilbao's fastest provider is Telefonica de Espana, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 947.98 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world broadband speed that users will see in Bilbao is 72.83 Mbps, which is 50.79% above the Spain national average of 48.3 Mbps, and 17.49% above the average of 61.99 Mbps in Biscay. Internet speeds in Bilbao are typically faster than Larikao, but slower than Mungia. Nearby cities include Deustu with speeds 56.73—85.19 Mbps, and Sondika with speeds 25.9—180.1 Mbps.

Broadband Providers

  • Sarenet
    252.62 — 271.74 Mbps
    583.51 Mbps
    258.51 Mbps
  • 81.99 — 305.06 Mbps
    947.98 Mbps
    92.4 Mbps
  • 117.02 — 118 Mbps
    620.09 Mbps
    117.25 Mbps
  • 47.63 — 228.23 Mbps
    870.79 Mbps
    83.85 Mbps
  • 50.46 — 220 Mbps
    625.5 Mbps
    87.76 Mbps
  • 37.49 — 234.81 Mbps
    638 Mbps
    53.79 Mbps
  • Orange Spain in Bilbao
    32.91 — 210.54 Mbps
    866.28 Mbps
    49.64 Mbps
  • 18.88 — 226.73 Mbps
    923.42 Mbps
    36.06 Mbps
  • 28.36 — 141.72 Mbps
    723.28 Mbps
    40.69 Mbps
  • Cogent Communications
    45.08 — 48.47 Mbps
    189.42 Mbps
    46.16 Mbps
  • Tata Communications
    8.42 — 14.92 Mbps
    15.34 Mbps
    9.48 Mbps
  • INSTAL MATEL
    1.3 — 5.85 Mbps
    89.45 Mbps
    1.67 Mbps

Broadband in Bilbao

26th

Fastest city in Spain

14th

Best speed range city in Biscay

947.98 Mbps

Bilbao's fastest speed

42.14—228.46 Mbps

Typical speed range available to Bilbao residents

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Bilbao Broadband Speed Distribution

 Percentage of Speed Tests in Speed Range
Internet Speed RangeBilbaoBiscaySpain
Very Slow: under 10 Mbps28.64%26.89%31.44%
Slow: 10-30 Mbps20.80%20.41%20.71%
Adequate: 30-60 Mbps14.34%15.10%13.83%
Good: 60-80 Mbps4.93%5.23%4.69%
Fast: 80-300 Mbps24.40%25.40%20.84%
Very Fast: over 300 Mbps6.90%6.97%8.50%

How Bilbao Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
Madrid2440.54 Mbps47.25—281.9 Mbps84.51 MbpsFaster
Barcelona1162.52 Mbps47.27—285 Mbps80.39 MbpsFaster
Palma946.15 Mbps49.19—288.22 Mbps85.24 MbpsFaster
Bilbao947.98 Mbps42.14—228.46 Mbps72.83 Mbps-
Valencia939.34 Mbps27.07—156.88 Mbps43.14 MbpsSlower
Seville945.49 Mbps31.3—185.83 Mbps47.28 MbpsSlower
Zaragoza936.58 Mbps39.88—212.67 Mbps65.81 MbpsSlower
Málaga946.44 Mbps36.27—198.04 Mbps54.66 MbpsSlower
Murcia944.33 Mbps33.03—172.58 Mbps47.97 MbpsSlower
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria939.57 Mbps39.02—231.74 Mbps66.89 MbpsSlower

Bilbao 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.

How Bilbao Compares for Internet Speed in Biscay

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
12Lekeitio582.37 Mbps45.24—91.47 Mbps85.27 MbpsFaster
13Mungia947.25 Mbps37.06—301.48 Mbps81.55 MbpsFaster
14Bilbao947.98 Mbps42.14—228.46 Mbps72.83 Mbps-
15Larikao583.15 Mbps45.68—220.7 Mbps71.59 MbpsSlower
16Iurreta620.73 Mbps50.31—182.15 Mbps68.49 MbpsSlower

Bilbao Internet Speed Test Results

We analysed the results of people in Bilbao testing broadband providers multiple times, with each test starting no more than 30 minutes after the previous speed test. On average, people in Bilbao ran 4 internet speed tests per session. Looking at broadband download speeds, if the Bilbao resident's final test is 10% faster than their starting download speed, we count that as a succesful and faster speed test result. We count an unsuccessful, slower result if the final result is 10% slower than the starting result; we'd hope their ISP contacts them ASAP! For broadband speed tests that don't vary by that much, we consider the final result to be the same. For Bilbao's residents, of the internet speed tests we measured, 44.2% were fast, 31.77% slow, and 24.02% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
MasMovil13 Jun 2021 21:04:25261 secs63.58 Mbps58.89 Mbps
Vodafone Espana13 Jun 2021 18:02:14231 secs3.26 Mbps28.37 MbpsImproved
EUSKALTEL13 Jun 2021 16:41:09321 mins209.61 Mbps81.86 MbpsNeeds help
Vodafone Espana13 Jun 2021 15:54:5332 mins3.59 Mbps143.26 MbpsImproved
Vodafone Espana13 Jun 2021 15:15:58249 secs610.56 Mbps621.51 Mbps
Orange Spain13 Jun 2021 15:00:4626 mins15.7 Mbps47.09 MbpsImproved
EUSKALTEL13 Jun 2021 15:02:19242 secs2.28 Mbps1.14 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
MasMovil13 Jun 2021 14:01:45223 secs19.93 Mbps21.2 Mbps
Orange Spain13 Jun 2021 13:26:53232 secs15.62 Mbps18.1 MbpsImproved
MasMovil13 Jun 2021 12:09:09223 secs53.57 Mbps363.97 MbpsImproved
Orange Spain13 Jun 2021 10:54:22245 secs30.79 Mbps29.37 Mbps
Telefonica de Espana13 Jun 2021 10:20:5453 mins41.2 Mbps44.76 Mbps
MasMovil13 Jun 2021 10:22:51242 secs23.42 Mbps33.45 MbpsImproved
EUSKALTEL13 Jun 2021 10:18:02255 secs45.57 Mbps35.12 MbpsNeeds help
Vodafone Espana13 Jun 2021 09:26:18224 secs627.99 Mbps628 Mbps
EUSKALTEL13 Jun 2021 09:14:1743 mins97.45 Mbps97.39 Mbps
EUSKALTEL13 Jun 2021 07:12:4634 mins33.48 Mbps37.42 MbpsImproved
MasMovil13 Jun 2021 05:24:51226 secs42.53 Mbps45.02 Mbps
Vodafone Espana12 Jun 2021 21:29:4724 mins76.15 Mbps58.06 MbpsNeeds help
Orange Spain12 Jun 2021 20:01:1989 mins33.54 Mbps34.28 Mbps

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Bilbao

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Sarenet583.51 Mbps252.62—271.74 Mbps
2Telefonica de Espana947.98 Mbps81.99—305.06 Mbps
3COMUNITEL625.5 Mbps50.46—220 Mbps
4Adamo Telecom Iberia923.42 Mbps18.88—226.73 Mbps
5Vodafone Espana870.79 Mbps47.63—228.23 Mbps
6Vodafone ONO620.09 Mbps117.02—118 Mbps
7MasMovil638 Mbps37.49—234.81 Mbps
8Orange Spain866.28 Mbps32.91—210.54 Mbps
9EUSKALTEL723.28 Mbps28.36—141.72 Mbps
10Cogent Communications189.42 Mbps45.08—48.47 Mbps
11INSTAL MATEL89.45 Mbps1.3—5.85 Mbps
12Tata Communications15.34 Mbps8.42—14.92 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Bilbao

How many broadband providers in Bilbao are there?
Bilbao has 12 ISPs tested by its 354,860 residents.
Who is the fastest broadband provider in Bilbao?
Telefonica de Espana is the fastest broadband provider in Bilbao with 947.98 Mbps, and an average internet speed range of 81.99—305.06 Mbps.
Who is the best internet provider in Bilbao?
The best internet provider in Bilbao is Sarenet, and their users typically see broadband speeds in the range of 252.62 to 271.74 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Bilbao?
Users in Bilbao see an average internet speed of 42.14 up to 600 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 947.98 Mbps.
Is Vodafone Espana available in Bilbao?
Broadband service from Vodafone Espana is available in Bilbao, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 870.79 Mbps.
Is EUSKALTEL available in Bilbao?
Broadband service from EUSKALTEL is available in Bilbao, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 723.28 Mbps.
Is Telefonica de Espana available in Bilbao?
Broadband service from Telefonica de Espana is available in Bilbao, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 947.98 Mbps.
Who is the the most popular broadband provider in Bilbao?
The broadband provider with the most users in Bilbao is Vodafone Espana.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2021