Internet Providers in Dorset

There are 18 different providers available to and being tested by people living in Dorset. Typical internet speeds vary from 15.84 to 43.87 Mbps, and the highest speed we've seen is 908.21 Mbps from BT. Other fast providers include Virgin Media with 567.77 Mbps, Wessex Internet with 499.35 Mbps, and Vodafone with 468.83 Mbps. Overall, internet speeds in Dorset are 19.61% worse than the United Kingdom national average of 26.97 Mbps. The most common provider in Dorset is BT, their typical speeds ranging from 18.22 to 49.34 Mbps.

Dorset Over Time

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Dorset

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range# Cities Served
1BT908.21 Mbps18.22—49.34 Mbps26
2Plusnet74.48 Mbps15.18—33.03 Mbps26
3TalkTalk149.94 Mbps12.4—34.25 Mbps26
4EE74.4 Mbps12.64—36.32 Mbps24
5Vodafone468.83 Mbps19.32—36.63 Mbps23
6Sky Broadband125.49 Mbps13.2—39.59 Mbps19
7Post Office Broadband74.68 Mbps4.95—15.67 Mbps19
8KCOM72.4 Mbps3.54—28.09 Mbps10
9Virgin Media567.77 Mbps24.24—109.96 Mbps9
10Wessex Internet499.35 Mbps21.06—101.53 Mbps9
11Zen Internet73.93 Mbps9.95—36.06 Mbps6
12CIX36.78 Mbps10.9—35.6 Mbps2
13iDNET140.58 Mbps4.42—30.87 Mbps2
14Andrews & Arnold147.66 Mbps4.16—30.1 Mbps2
15Independent Fibre Networks357.98 Mbps46.89—187.08 Mbps1
16Juice Broadband295.25 Mbps76.44—90.72 Mbps1
17CCS Leeds95.98 Mbps46—89.51 Mbps1
18Spitfire26.56 Mbps0—3.47 Mbps0

Cities and Provider Speeds in Dorset

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50%# Providers
1Colehill449.4 Mbps19.66—49.2 Mbps26.46 Mbps9
2Arne521.11 Mbps19.72—55.74 Mbps26.19 Mbps7
3Christchurch545.07 Mbps17.1—69.03 Mbps25.22 Mbps10
4Abbotsbury346.91 Mbps17.72—46.61 Mbps23.61 Mbps8
5Ferndown Town908.21 Mbps15.91—40.72 Mbps22.97 Mbps10
6Weymouth279.93 Mbps17.23—37.26 Mbps22.46 Mbps9
7Dorchester676.32 Mbps16.64—47.52 Mbps22.44 Mbps8
8Sturminster Marshall498 Mbps16.78—42.9 Mbps21.91 Mbps9
9Sherborne468.83 Mbps15.43—37.85 Mbps21.56 Mbps7
10Bourton893.87 Mbps15.53—53.24 Mbps21.2 Mbps8
11Lytchett Minster and Upton499.35 Mbps13.66—44.42 Mbps21.09 Mbps9
12Portland88.79 Mbps14.26—36.31 Mbps20.44 Mbps6
13Piddletrenthide438.9 Mbps15.72—44.74 Mbps18.99 Mbps10
14Verwood389.28 Mbps13.87—34.69 Mbps18.51 Mbps9
15Okeford Fitzpaine248.63 Mbps13.79—39.26 Mbps17.64 Mbps7
16Thorncombe469 Mbps12.02—37.26 Mbps17.05 Mbps7
17Bettiscombe576.6 Mbps12.45—38.3 Mbps17.03 Mbps8
18Alderholt357.98 Mbps9.43—36.57 Mbps13.71 Mbps9
19Swanage172.72 Mbps4.94—30.85 Mbps8 Mbps8
20Beaminster880.35 Mbps4.36—26.41 Mbps7.54 Mbps5

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Dorset

Dorset has 18 ISPs available.
BT is the fastest provider in Dorset with 908.21 Mbps, and an average speed range of 18.22—49.34 Mbps.
Users in Dorset see an average internet speed of 15.84 up to 43.87 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 908.21 Mbps.
BT is available in Dorset, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 908.21 Mbps.
Plusnet is available in Dorset, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 74.48 Mbps.
TalkTalk is available in Dorset, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 149.94 Mbps.
The provider with the most users in Dorset is BT.

Last updated: 24 Oct 2020