TalkTalk Broadband Internet and Services

TalkTalk Broadband is a large internet provider in The United Kingdom. We have seen broadband speeds as high as 940 Mbps from TalkTalk's coverage area, and most of their users see real-world internet speeds in the range of 22 to 55 Mbps.

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TalkTalk Broadband Coverage around The United Kingdom

TalkTalk Broadband is available in several large cities, including Richmond, Hammersmith, Hounslow, Waltham Forest, and Greater London. In these cities, its fastest broadband speeds range from 17 to 62 Mbps. Of the smaller cities TalkTalk Broadband serves, such as Acton Scott, Baulking, Milden, Frankley, and Ansty, maximum internet speeds vary from 20 to 124 Mbps, and most of their customers obtain speeds between 43 and 124 Mbps.

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TalkTalk Broadband Plans

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Fibre 35Up to 50 Mbps£22.00/mo
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Fibre 65Up to 80 Mbps£24.00/mo
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TalkTalk 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.

TalkTalk's Fastest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Yatton Keynell463.15 Mbps369.67—440.17 Mbps390.51 Mbps
2Barnham522.96 Mbps109.83—438.13 Mbps267.27 Mbps
3Heddon on the Wall266.09 Mbps151.14—159.33 Mbps153.7 Mbps
4Everdon150.32 Mbps122.77—147.34 Mbps140.08 Mbps
5Filey535.81 Mbps55.88—513.85 Mbps135.28 Mbps

TalkTalk's Slowest Towns and Cities in The United Kingdom

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed
1Freshwater59.8 Mbps0.27—6.53 Mbps0.37 Mbps
2Tenterden19.96 Mbps0.45—0.49 Mbps0.48 Mbps
3East Halton17.53 Mbps0.54—8.59 Mbps0.94 Mbps
4Shipton18.29 Mbps0.79—1.54 Mbps1.28 Mbps
5Hurstpierpoint and Sayers Common64.35 Mbps1.28—1.79 Mbps1.29 Mbps

TalkTalk Broadband Speed Distribution

 Percentage of Speed Tests in Speed Range
Internet Speed RangeTalkTalkUnited Kingdom
Very Slow: under 10 Mbps22.49%19.92%
Slow: 10-30 Mbps28.94%25.74%
Adequate: 30-60 Mbps31.87%25.20%
Good: 60-80 Mbps11.27%10.20%
Fast: 80-300 Mbps4.77%15.33%
Very Fast: over 300 Mbps0.66%3.60%

TalkTalk Growth and Broadband Performance History: Towns and Cities

TalkTalk Broadband in Regions and Counties

TalkTalk in Large Towns and Cities

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Bradford898.23 Mbps21.73—58.25 Mbps
2Liverpool518.49 Mbps21.86—51.66 Mbps
3Edinburgh644.93 Mbps19.22—47.31 Mbps
4Bristol704.37 Mbps21.27—50.89 Mbps
5Barnet522.86 Mbps22.35—55.13 Mbps
6Croydon652.41 Mbps21.32—56.9 Mbps
7Coventry531.03 Mbps27.25—60.99 Mbps
8Leicester515.86 Mbps24.28—72.24 Mbps
9Forest Gate524.52 Mbps25.81—64.46 Mbps
10Wakefield730.33 Mbps19.5—55.2 Mbps
11Ealing569.97 Mbps24.61—59.73 Mbps
12Cheshire West and Chester465.61 Mbps24.81—68.39 Mbps
13Enfield Town439.51 Mbps22.5—57.34 Mbps
14Bromley612.81 Mbps17.71—53.88 Mbps
15Nottingham516.63 Mbps21.19—49.37 Mbps
16Brent569.47 Mbps25.54—57.72 Mbps
17Sandwell667.7 Mbps27.35—54.92 Mbps
18Wandsworth385.46 Mbps18.52—54.19 Mbps
19Wigan485.54 Mbps24.97—55.32 Mbps
20Lambeth523.51 Mbps17.97—53.17 Mbps
21Wirral492.82 Mbps20.26—50.72 Mbps
22Dudley878.81 Mbps20.91—53.79 Mbps
23Tower Hamlets937.84 Mbps26.67—62.17 Mbps
24Southwark565.22 Mbps18.46—55.15 Mbps
25Doncaster530.74 Mbps21.32—43.71 Mbps
26Hillingdon332.16 Mbps32.02—48.76 Mbps
27Redbridge801.6 Mbps22.76—60.6 Mbps
28Lewisham629.9 Mbps24.74—61.96 Mbps
29Newcastle upon Tyne500.01 Mbps20.1—49.61 Mbps
30Stockport731.62 Mbps23.21—56.53 Mbps
31Brighton741.93 Mbps23.46—56.91 Mbps
32Greenwich669.8 Mbps28.4—57.22 Mbps
33Bolton473.69 Mbps22.72—52.43 Mbps
34Walsall918.56 Mbps23.56—57.08 Mbps
35Hackney525.13 Mbps25.69—65.34 Mbps
36Gillingham518.69 Mbps15.36—40.64 Mbps
37Sunderland497.12 Mbps18.58—49.36 Mbps
38Waltham Forest527.04 Mbps19.01—52.55 Mbps
39Belfast253.67 Mbps34.86—57.46 Mbps
40Hounslow519.52 Mbps26.1—60.08 Mbps
41Haringey486.71 Mbps22.49—58.94 Mbps
42Rotherham531.26 Mbps26.23—50.96 Mbps
43Plymouth520.33 Mbps22.32—46.49 Mbps
44Camden500.09 Mbps23.61—55.19 Mbps
45Wolverhampton522.51 Mbps21.84—55.19 Mbps
46Romford446.48 Mbps14.93—43.69 Mbps
47Derby521.85 Mbps25.45—56.24 Mbps
48Stoke-on-Trent517.61 Mbps24.92—65.65 Mbps
49Greater London924.86 Mbps17.31—52.34 Mbps
50Salford830.87 Mbps27.79—70.34 Mbps
51Southampton523.83 Mbps22.33—55.15 Mbps
52Harrow524.21 Mbps25.56—54.1 Mbps
53Bexley529.68 Mbps16.92—32.97 Mbps
54Barnsley436.98 Mbps21.39—43.37 Mbps
55Islington444.99 Mbps25.48—60.22 Mbps
56Trafford615.7 Mbps25.75—61.84 Mbps
57Oldham549.06 Mbps22.93—54.04 Mbps
58Northampton823.15 Mbps23.24—55.8 Mbps
59Rochdale651.51 Mbps26.01—49.23 Mbps
60Portsmouth276.75 Mbps28.59—69.75 Mbps
61Solihull524.5 Mbps29.16—55.92 Mbps
62Luton524.54 Mbps34.63—62.03 Mbps
63Dagenham523.84 Mbps25.72—63.32 Mbps
64York904.45 Mbps23.3—62.95 Mbps
65Warrington304.37 Mbps22.23—56.84 Mbps
66Mitcham376.5 Mbps21.54—59.55 Mbps
67Sutton666.12 Mbps27.69—60.83 Mbps
68Gateshead518.03 Mbps14.88—45.26 Mbps
69Peterborough505.84 Mbps18.91—51.71 Mbps
70Stockton-on-Tees512.2 Mbps11.84—46.88 Mbps
71Richmond922.47 Mbps25.93—61.79 Mbps
72Aberdeen513.93 Mbps25.47—55.21 Mbps
73Colchester709 Mbps22.88—58.85 Mbps
74Bath405.91 Mbps25.28—57.23 Mbps
75Bury518.28 Mbps21.87—51.55 Mbps
76Basildon318.08 Mbps18.81—63.21 Mbps
77Hammersmith490.86 Mbps24.67—57.64 Mbps
78Southend-on-Sea468.38 Mbps28.3—48.56 Mbps
79Chelmsford511.74 Mbps21.39—47.84 Mbps
80Basingstoke281.67 Mbps36.03—70.61 Mbps
81Kingston upon Thames929.81 Mbps20.49—61.7 Mbps
82High Wycombe447.18 Mbps16.89—50.34 Mbps
83Bedford453.7 Mbps24.25—57.94 Mbps
84Maidstone524.37 Mbps21.77—51.61 Mbps
85Canterbury721.71 Mbps22.26—56.94 Mbps
86Bournemouth519 Mbps18.12—45.54 Mbps
87Reading599.46 Mbps18.55—66.55 Mbps
88Harrogate437.06 Mbps35.63—42.72 Mbps
89Kensington573.72 Mbps8.74—36.72 Mbps
90Oxford534.01 Mbps23.02—57.53 Mbps
91Braintree534.28 Mbps25.56—56.59 Mbps
92Maidenhead526.26 Mbps27.31—51.25 Mbps
93Poole678.35 Mbps21.63—44.27 Mbps
94Slough427.6 Mbps36.88—58.1 Mbps
95Huddersfield916.46 Mbps20.14—56.42 Mbps
96Blackburn497.21 Mbps16.59—50.77 Mbps
97Guildford518.13 Mbps23.98—58.76 Mbps
98Reigate356.64 Mbps19.41—52.83 Mbps
99Dundee440 Mbps25.55—67.68 Mbps
100St Albans378.52 Mbps26.33—67.01 Mbps

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Frequently Asked Questions about TalkTalk Broadband

How fast are TalkTalk's broadband download speeds?

The fastest internet speed we've seen for TalkTalk is 939.59 Mbps, and most people see broadband download speeds in the range of 21.95—55.05 Mbps.

Where is TalkTalk Broadband Available?

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

How do TalkTalk's speeds compare to other internet providers?

TalkTalk Broadband is ranked as the 8th fastest internet provider in The United Kingdom.

How many people use TalkTalk as their ISP?

In The United Kingdom, TalkTalk Broadband is the 5th most popular broadband provider.

Author: Thomas Buck

Last Reviewed By: Thomas Buck

Published: 10 Nov 2019

Last Updated: 14 Jan 2022