ISPs in Argyll and Bute

Argyll and Bute
Argyll and Bute residents have run speed tests on 2 providers. This number is 65.34% below the United Kingdom average of 5.77 providers. ISPs available in Argyll and Bute include BT and TalkTalk. The most common provider in Argyll and Bute is BT, with a maximum recorded speed of 67.15 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 0.23—4.53 Mbps. Argyll and Bute's fastest provider is also BT, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 67.15 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world speed users will see in Argyll and Bute is 0.48 Mbps, which is 97.93% below the The United Kingdom national average of 23.14 Mbps, and 96.96% below the average of 15.8 Mbps in Argyll and Bute. Internet speeds in Argyll and Bute are typically faster than Baile Mor, but slower than Strachur. Nearby cities include Baile Mor with speeds 0.4—3.32 Mbps, Isle of Mull with speeds 4.26—9.7 Mbps, and Dervaig with speeds 4.25—30.6 Mbps.


  • BT in Argyll and Bute
  • TalkTalk in Argyll and Bute

Internet in Argyll and Bute


Fastest city in The United Kingdom


Best speed range city in Argyll and Bute

67.15 Mbps

Argyll and Bute's fastest speed

0.23—4.53 Mbps

Typical speed range available to Argyll and Bute residents

Argyll and Bute Competitive Speed Map

How Argyll and Bute Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50% 
London943.62 Mbps19.12—72.16 Mbps30.29 MbpsFaster
Birmingham931.57 Mbps15.34—67.41 Mbps23.88 MbpsFaster
Liverpool912.85 Mbps11.87—49.9 Mbps17.13 MbpsFaster
Nottingham834.74 Mbps14.09—60.46 Mbps21.25 MbpsFaster
Sheffield815.42 Mbps12.54—44.59 Mbps18.3 MbpsFaster
Bristol902.73 Mbps14.97—67.82 Mbps22.5 MbpsFaster
Glasgow795.31 Mbps7.64—36.05 Mbps10.84 MbpsFaster
Leicester910.64 Mbps15.05—63.84 Mbps21.94 MbpsFaster
Edinburgh870.81 Mbps13.44—72.06 Mbps21.18 MbpsFaster
Argyll and Bute67.15 Mbps0.23—4.53 Mbps0.48 Mbps-

Cities and Provider Speeds in Argyll and Bute

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50%# Providers
1Rhu488.39 Mbps32.54—111.67 Mbps50.55 Mbps3
2Garelochhead506.71 Mbps15.19—45.28 Mbps21.1 Mbps7
3Saddell561.72 Mbps14.14—43.01 Mbps18.74 Mbps4
4Achahoish170.7 Mbps8.48—33.89 Mbps13.06 Mbps3
5Clachaig122.01 Mbps10.26—32.93 Mbps12.57 Mbps3
6Helensburgh73.44 Mbps8.23—34.83 Mbps11.52 Mbps3
7Bute202.98 Mbps7.41—25.48 Mbps9.74 Mbps3
8Campbeltown123.15 Mbps4.59—19.51 Mbps7.04 Mbps4
9Dunbeg69.48 Mbps3.3—11.9 Mbps5.53 Mbps5

Argyll and Bute Over Time

How Argyll and Bute Compares for Internet Speed in Argyll and Bute

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50% 
35Islay46.08 Mbps0.95—5.65 Mbps1.19 MbpsFaster
36Strachur6.78 Mbps0.49—5.8 Mbps0.49 MbpsFaster
37Argyll and Bute67.15 Mbps0.23—4.53 Mbps0.48 Mbps-
38Baile Mor6.6 Mbps0.4—3.32 Mbps0.43 MbpsSlower

Argyll and Bute Speed Test Results

We analysed the results of people in Argyll and Bute test providers multiple times, with each test starting no more than 30 minutes after the previous speed test. On average, people in Argyll and Bute ran 7 speed tests per session. Looking at download speeds, if the Argyll and Bute 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 speed tests that don't vary by that much, we consider the final result to be the same. For Argyll and Bute's residents, of the speed tests we measured, 66.67% were fast, 33.33% slow, and 0% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
BT16 Jun 2020 23:18:58748 mins0.11 Mbps0.23 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
BT16 Jun 2020 22:05:51118 mins0.06 Mbps0.05 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
BT09 Jun 2020 00:08:52313 mins0.84 Mbps1.49 MbpsNeeds help, very slow

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Argyll and Bute

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1BT67.15 Mbps0.23—4.53 Mbps
2TalkTalk2.68 Mbps0—1.65 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Argyll and Bute

Argyll and Bute has 2 ISPs tested.
BT is the fastest provider in Argyll and Bute with 67.15 Mbps, and an average speed range of 0.23—4.53 Mbps.
The best provider in Argyll and Bute in BT, and their users typically see speeds in the range of 0.23 to 4.53 Mbps.
Users in Argyll and Bute see an average internet speed of 0.23 up to 3395 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 67.15 Mbps.
BT is available in Argyll and Bute, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 67.15 Mbps.
TalkTalk is available in Argyll and Bute, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 2.68 Mbps.
The provider with the most users in Argyll and Bute is BT.

Last updated: 18 Jun 2020