Internet Providers in Cumbria

There are 18 different broadband providers available to and being tested by people living in Cumbria. Typical internet speeds vary from 16.38 to 50.23 Mbps, and the highest broadband speed we've seen is 938.15 Mbps from B4RN. Other fast internet providers include Zen Internet with 913.71 Mbps, BT with 907.1 Mbps, and Solway Communications with 774.04 Mbps. Overall, internet speeds in Cumbria are 31.26% worse than the United Kingdom national average of 34.48 Mbps. The most common broadprovider in Cumbria is BT, and their typical speeds range from 24.24 to 54.9 Mbps.

Cumbria 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.

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Cumbria

#Provider NameMax Download SpeedTypical Speed Range# Cities Served
1BT907.1 Mbps24.24—54.9 Mbps53
2Plusnet74.34 Mbps15.22—46.85 Mbps48
3EE348.57 Mbps17.81—56.42 Mbps39
4TalkTalk341.95 Mbps14.75—36.89 Mbps34
5Sky Broadband147.18 Mbps12.99—37.44 Mbps26
6Post Office Broadband67.96 Mbps6.09—21.83 Mbps25
7Vodafone99.78 Mbps21.6—50.89 Mbps24
8Zen Internet913.71 Mbps31.38—72.43 Mbps13
9B4RN938.15 Mbps35.53—228.27 Mbps10
10Solway Communications774.04 Mbps10.42—84.88 Mbps8
11Virgin Media537.47 Mbps29.97—108.69 Mbps4
12KCOM71.09 Mbps3.41—14.26 Mbps4
13Lonsdale Network Services95.78 Mbps6.39—20.89 Mbps3
14Origin Broadband72.04 Mbps9.25—30.47 Mbps2
15Glide90.67 Mbps0—90.22 Mbps1
16Independent Fibre Networks97.25 Mbps58.25—87.44 Mbps1
17CIX61.99 Mbps22.33—32.02 Mbps1
18The Phone Coop23.35 Mbps0.87—0.98 Mbps1

Cities and Broadband Provider Speeds in Cumbria

PositionCityMax Download SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed# Providers
1Burton-in-Kendal935.16 Mbps45.39—285.55 Mbps92.16 Mbps7
2Broughton East359.76 Mbps38.99—57.15 Mbps49.58 Mbps8
3Beetham938.15 Mbps25.87—189.2 Mbps39.49 Mbps5
4Lakes913.71 Mbps32.29—64.03 Mbps39.44 Mbps9
5Dalton Town with Newton305.54 Mbps28.17—49.51 Mbps38.65 Mbps8
6Windermere280.16 Mbps22.19—67.75 Mbps35.21 Mbps9
7Carlisle812.22 Mbps24.25—66.19 Mbps33.16 Mbps10
8Cockermouth441.21 Mbps21.96—50.08 Mbps28.92 Mbps9
9Kendal937.4 Mbps14.36—47.73 Mbps26.51 Mbps10
10Brampton260.96 Mbps17.03—68.06 Mbps26.12 Mbps5
11Arnside909.41 Mbps15.25—56.65 Mbps25.11 Mbps7
12Cummersdale735.19 Mbps17.34—52.59 Mbps24.64 Mbps9
13Allonby348.57 Mbps16.8—46.44 Mbps24.46 Mbps6
14Distington184.85 Mbps13.83—44.36 Mbps23.61 Mbps6
15Whitehaven572.88 Mbps17.21—43.42 Mbps22.69 Mbps9
16Catterlen621.93 Mbps14.3—47.69 Mbps22.11 Mbps9
17Workington549.21 Mbps16.22—51.87 Mbps22.09 Mbps9
18Barrow478.57 Mbps15.31—43.22 Mbps21.24 Mbps9
19Grange-over-Sands701.83 Mbps9.65—55.97 Mbps19.3 Mbps5
20Cleator Moor330.57 Mbps13.06—46.67 Mbps19.19 Mbps7
21Millom137.79 Mbps15.95—21.79 Mbps18.98 Mbps3
22Ulverston870.11 Mbps12.1—48.9 Mbps18.65 Mbps9
23Aikton705.68 Mbps12.76—44.53 Mbps18.08 Mbps6
24Egremont145.48 Mbps12.56—53.69 Mbps17.84 Mbps4
25Keswick130.93 Mbps9.9—37.12 Mbps13.87 Mbps7
26Wetheral105.61 Mbps7.86—35.43 Mbps13.61 Mbps7
27Brougham269.6 Mbps8.92—42.92 Mbps13.34 Mbps8
28Appleby-in-Westmorland565.64 Mbps9.49—41.72 Mbps13.31 Mbps6
29Bewcastle440.52 Mbps9.03—12.63 Mbps10.16 Mbps7

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Cumbria

How many providers in Cumbria are there?
Cumbria has 18 ISPs available.
Who is the fastest provider in Cumbria?
B4RN is the fastest provider in Cumbria with 938.15 Mbps, and an average speed range of 35.53—228.27 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Cumbria?
Users in Cumbria see an average internet speed of 16.38 up to 50.23 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 938.15 Mbps.
Is BT available in Cumbria?
BT is available in Cumbria, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 907.1 Mbps.
Is Sky Broadband available in Cumbria?
Sky Broadband is available in Cumbria, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 147.18 Mbps.
Is Plusnet available in Cumbria?
Plusnet is available in Cumbria, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 74.34 Mbps.
Who is the the most popular provider in Cumbria?
The provider with the most users in Cumbria is BT.

Last updated: 07 May 2021