Internet Providers in Cumbria

There are 19 different broadband providers available to and being tested by people living in Cumbria. Typical internet speeds vary from 19.07 to 54.25 Mbps, and the highest broadband speed we've seen is 946.57 Mbps from B4RN. Other fast internet providers include Zen Internet with 917.22 Mbps, BT with 907.1 Mbps, and Solway Communications with 841.44 Mbps. Overall, internet speeds in Cumbria are 27.57% worse than the United Kingdom national average of 37 Mbps. The most common broadprovider in Cumbria is BT, and their typical speeds range from 23.6 to 56.9 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 Mbps23.6—56.9 Mbps52
2Plusnet74.63 Mbps14.46—46.2 Mbps52
3EE550.19 Mbps19.84—52.52 Mbps43
4TalkTalk488.59 Mbps18.27—45.15 Mbps33
5Shell Energy72.84 Mbps6.71—25.52 Mbps27
6Sky Broadband411.76 Mbps18.16—46.44 Mbps26
7Vodafone108.36 Mbps30.45—55.77 Mbps25
8Zen Internet917.22 Mbps29.19—76.78 Mbps14
9B4RN946.57 Mbps33.3—218.08 Mbps10
10Solway Communications841.44 Mbps10.53—151.86 Mbps9
11Virgin Media580.01 Mbps24.06—108.89 Mbps4
12KCOM67.57 Mbps1.02—9.81 Mbps4
13Lonsdale Network Services96.47 Mbps7.94—23.1 Mbps3
14CIX93.6 Mbps32.67—87.54 Mbps2
15Origin Broadband72.04 Mbps10.18—29.3 Mbps2
16The Phone Coop27.87 Mbps2.96—3.37 Mbps2
17Glide90.67 Mbps0—90.22 Mbps1
18Independent Fibre Networks58.25 Mbps0.12—41.54 Mbps1
19O2 Broadband17.11 Mbps0.48—1.99 Mbps1

Cities and Broadband Provider Speeds in Cumbria

PositionCityMax Download SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed# Providers
1Burton-in-Kendal935.16 Mbps33.84—231.4 Mbps51.36 Mbps7
2Lakes917.22 Mbps41.63—66.59 Mbps51.14 Mbps7
3Broughton East300.33 Mbps36.45—56.32 Mbps49.52 Mbps8
4Beetham938.15 Mbps29.66—243.55 Mbps42.51 Mbps6
5Carlisle856.66 Mbps26.75—67.55 Mbps36.27 Mbps12
6Windermere438.33 Mbps23.04—69.1 Mbps35.97 Mbps8
7Cockermouth617.52 Mbps24.25—50.87 Mbps32.37 Mbps9
8Arnside909.41 Mbps20.83—82.41 Mbps29.41 Mbps6
9Cummersdale799.39 Mbps20.95—57.49 Mbps29.27 Mbps9
10Dalton Town with Newton319.54 Mbps16.15—49.36 Mbps27.94 Mbps8
11Workington549.21 Mbps20.2—64.13 Mbps27.6 Mbps8
12Ulverston884.23 Mbps19.67—49.37 Mbps26.97 Mbps9
13Barrow466.89 Mbps20.22—46.37 Mbps26.44 Mbps9
14Whitehaven698.27 Mbps19.29—47.77 Mbps25.78 Mbps9
15Allonby395.52 Mbps19.36—50.54 Mbps25.63 Mbps6
16Appleby-in-Westmorland716.42 Mbps19.06—55.17 Mbps24.39 Mbps8
17Distington184.85 Mbps16.21—46.14 Mbps24.38 Mbps6
18Cleator Moor330.57 Mbps13.4—52.51 Mbps22.29 Mbps7
19Dacre550.19 Mbps13.21—49.58 Mbps22.02 Mbps5
20Aikton801.65 Mbps15.67—49.67 Mbps21.34 Mbps7
21Wetheral616.81 Mbps17.77—42.72 Mbps21.09 Mbps7
22Brampton301.26 Mbps15.15—42.61 Mbps21.05 Mbps8
23Kendal937.4 Mbps10.33—45.83 Mbps19.54 Mbps11
24Catterlen900.41 Mbps12.59—44.22 Mbps18.14 Mbps9
25Brougham299.33 Mbps12.4—48.82 Mbps17.71 Mbps7
26Egremont145.48 Mbps8.75—56.27 Mbps16.43 Mbps4
27Keswick130.16 Mbps11.7—37 Mbps15.65 Mbps7
28Millom72.83 Mbps10.23—21.65 Mbps15.56 Mbps5
29Bewcastle632.95 Mbps8.67—15.69 Mbps9.93 Mbps7
30Grange-over-Sands701.83 Mbps6.07—52.77 Mbps8.73 Mbps5
31Temple Sowerby73.08 Mbps5.46—5.68 Mbps5.58 Mbps2

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Cumbria

How many providers in Cumbria are there?
Cumbria has 19 ISPs available.
Who is the fastest provider in Cumbria?
B4RN is the fastest provider in Cumbria with 946.57 Mbps, and an average speed range of 33.3—218.08 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Cumbria?
Users in Cumbria see an average internet speed of 19.07 up to 54.25 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 946.57 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 411.76 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: 16 Oct 2021