Internet Providers in Cumbria

There are 17 different broadband providers available to and being tested by people living in Cumbria. Typical internet speeds vary from 18.3 to 52.9 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 777.31 Mbps. Overall, internet speeds in Cumbria are 29.26% worse than the United Kingdom national average of 36.64 Mbps. The most common broadprovider in Cumbria is BT, and their typical speeds range from 25.05 to 56.43 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 Mbps25.05—56.43 Mbps53
2Plusnet74.63 Mbps14.86—46.26 Mbps51
3EE395.52 Mbps19.99—58.15 Mbps43
4TalkTalk341.95 Mbps16.46—39.43 Mbps34
5Sky Broadband149.16 Mbps16.07—42.74 Mbps26
6Post Office Broadband67.96 Mbps6.06—24.86 Mbps26
7Vodafone107.87 Mbps27.21—54.48 Mbps23
8Zen Internet913.71 Mbps30.78—75.95 Mbps13
9B4RN938.15 Mbps31.3—204.5 Mbps10
10Solway Communications777.31 Mbps10.42—116.42 Mbps8
11Virgin Media572.52 Mbps23.73—108.84 Mbps4
12Lonsdale Network Services95.84 Mbps7.77—23.07 Mbps3
13KCOM71.09 Mbps1.02—9.81 Mbps3
14Origin Broadband72.04 Mbps10.18—27.4 Mbps2
15Glide90.67 Mbps0—90.22 Mbps1
16CIX61.99 Mbps12.98—31.82 Mbps1
17The Phone Coop23.35 Mbps0—23.19 Mbps1

Cities and Broadband Provider Speeds in Cumbria

PositionCityMax Download SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed# Providers
1Burton-in-Kendal935.16 Mbps36.03—279.41 Mbps64.48 Mbps7
2Broughton East300.33 Mbps45.14—57.42 Mbps50.62 Mbps8
3Lakes913.71 Mbps37.01—62.68 Mbps47.89 Mbps7
4Beetham938.15 Mbps29.77—228.27 Mbps43.38 Mbps6
5Dalton Town with Newton305.54 Mbps25.63—49.43 Mbps39.2 Mbps7
6Windermere382.31 Mbps25.21—68.46 Mbps36.76 Mbps8
7Carlisle856.66 Mbps27.15—67.26 Mbps36.38 Mbps10
8Cockermouth441.21 Mbps22.52—48.56 Mbps30.3 Mbps9
9Cummersdale799.39 Mbps19.19—55.23 Mbps26.83 Mbps9
10Arnside909.41 Mbps17.96—63.31 Mbps26.41 Mbps6
11Allonby395.52 Mbps18.09—51.78 Mbps25.43 Mbps6
12Workington549.21 Mbps19.48—62.45 Mbps25.17 Mbps9
13Barrow478.57 Mbps18.87—44.98 Mbps25.1 Mbps9
14Whitehaven698.27 Mbps18.62—46.12 Mbps24.63 Mbps8
15Cleator Moor330.57 Mbps14.81—54.87 Mbps24.02 Mbps7
16Brampton301.26 Mbps16.21—66.97 Mbps23.96 Mbps5
17Kendal937.4 Mbps12.11—51.71 Mbps23.75 Mbps10
18Distington184.85 Mbps13.06—43.73 Mbps22.33 Mbps6
19Appleby-in-Westmorland716.42 Mbps15.96—53.31 Mbps21.22 Mbps7
20Aikton801.65 Mbps14.07—47.86 Mbps19.59 Mbps7
21Ulverston884.23 Mbps13.85—48.98 Mbps19.43 Mbps9
22Catterlen765.37 Mbps13.17—45.51 Mbps18.96 Mbps9
23Millom72.83 Mbps14.19—21.7 Mbps18.16 Mbps5
24Egremont145.48 Mbps9.2—55.3 Mbps18.06 Mbps4
25Brougham255.13 Mbps12.28—48.83 Mbps17.77 Mbps7
26Keswick130.16 Mbps10.6—36.81 Mbps13.72 Mbps7
27Grange-over-Sands701.83 Mbps6.56—55.19 Mbps9.9 Mbps5
28Bewcastle632.95 Mbps8.44—10.68 Mbps9.6 Mbps7

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Cumbria

How many providers in Cumbria are there?
Cumbria has 17 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 31.3—204.5 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Cumbria?
Users in Cumbria see an average internet speed of 18.3 up to 52.9 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 149.16 Mbps.
Is Plusnet available in Cumbria?
Plusnet is available in Cumbria, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 74.63 Mbps.
Who is the the most popular provider in Cumbria?
The provider with the most users in Cumbria is BT.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021