Broadband Statistics for Richmond, London
Broadband Providers23
Fastest Speed938.88 Mbps
Average Speed59.25 Mbps
Fastest ProviderVirgin Media

Internet Service Providers in Richmond, London

Richmond residents have run speed tests on 23 broadband providers. This number is 285.26% above the United Kingdom average of 5.97 internet service providers. ISPs available in Richmond include Virgin Media, BT, and Sky Broadband. The most common broadband provider in Richmond is Virgin Media, with a maximum recorded internet speed of 938.88 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 91.42—247 Mbps. Richmond's fastest provider is also Virgin Media, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 938.88 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world broadband speed that users will see in Richmond is 59.25 Mbps, which is 66.53% above the The United Kingdom national average of 35.58 Mbps, and 36.02% above the average of 43.56 Mbps in London. Internet speeds in Richmond are typically faster than Mitcham, but slower than Kensington. Nearby cities include Hounslow with speeds 36.05—109.75 Mbps, Kingston upon Thames with speeds 36.21—137.49 Mbps, and Ealing with speeds 32.31—107.42 Mbps.

Broadband Providers

  • Cerberus Networks in Richmond
    394.62 — 491.39 Mbps
    523.98 Mbps
    469.96 Mbps
  • G.Network in Richmond
    87.79 — 310.5 Mbps
    365.95 Mbps
    94.46 Mbps
  • Virgin Media in Richmond
    91.42 — 247 Mbps
    938.88 Mbps
    109.02 Mbps
  • Community Fibre in Richmond
    71.96 — 197.88 Mbps
    827.01 Mbps
    95.66 Mbps
  • Zen Internet in Richmond
    41.13 — 248.49 Mbps
    903.95 Mbps
    58.37 Mbps
  • Glide in Richmond
    88.91 — 144.14 Mbps
    274.58 Mbps
    91.72 Mbps
  • Hyperoptic in Richmond
    35.14 — 114.07 Mbps
    298.24 Mbps
    41.29 Mbps
  • Independent Fibre Networks
    33.97 — 105.35 Mbps
    363.05 Mbps
    48.04 Mbps
  • BT in Richmond
    35.54 — 69.89 Mbps
    912.38 Mbps
    45.56 Mbps
  • CIX in Richmond
    25.68 — 79.65 Mbps
    93.42 Mbps
    33.41 Mbps
  • Spitfire in Richmond
    11.62 — 89.97 Mbps
    425.39 Mbps
    32.19 Mbps
  • Vodafone in Richmond
    25.46 — 62 Mbps
    911.78 Mbps
    32.15 Mbps
  • CCS Leeds
    18.88 — 69.58 Mbps
    338.66 Mbps
    33.3 Mbps
  • Plusnet in Richmond
    26.4 — 54.5 Mbps
    74.7 Mbps
    30.46 Mbps
  • Sky Broadband in Richmond
    21.39 — 61.23 Mbps
    150.48 Mbps
    29.36 Mbps
  • TalkTalk in Richmond
    19.23 — 58.45 Mbps
    152.11 Mbps
    28.96 Mbps
  • EE in Richmond
    21.72 — 50.55 Mbps
    581.92 Mbps
    27.66 Mbps
  • FastNet in Richmond
    18.26 — 49.75 Mbps
    73.38 Mbps
    20.9 Mbps
  • Andrews & Arnold in Richmond
    10.34 — 53.97 Mbps
    69.95 Mbps
    21.78 Mbps
  • Origin Broadband in Richmond
    11.2 — 13.89 Mbps
    14.49 Mbps
    11.2 Mbps
  • Post Office Broadband in Richmond
    4.97 — 26.2 Mbps
    74.11 Mbps
    6.77 Mbps
  • KCOM in Richmond
    6.56 — 22.02 Mbps
    78.88 Mbps
    8.16 Mbps
  • O2 Broadband
    7.55 — 13.26 Mbps
    55.82 Mbps
    12.02 Mbps

Broadband in Richmond

67th

Fastest city in The United Kingdom

3rd

Best speed range city in London

938.88 Mbps

Richmond's fastest speed

43.07—191.06 Mbps

Typical speed range available to Richmond residents

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Richmond Broadband Speed Map

Richmond Broadband Speed Distribution

 Percentage of Speed Tests in Speed Range
Internet Speed RangeRichmondLondonUnited Kingdom
Very Slow: under 10 Mbps21.95%28.50%28.66%
Slow: 10-30 Mbps22.16%24.14%26.52%
Adequate: 30-60 Mbps20.60%19.58%20.91%
Good: 60-80 Mbps9.38%9.52%8.46%
Fast: 80-300 Mbps20.88%15.24%13.12%
Very Fast: over 300 Mbps5.03%3.02%2.33%

How Richmond Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
Richmond938.88 Mbps43.07—191.06 Mbps59.25 Mbps-
London5284.34 Mbps33.79—93.45 Mbps46.41 MbpsSlower
Birmingham936.73 Mbps26.23—91.64 Mbps35.23 MbpsSlower
Liverpool1134.53 Mbps20.01—80.04 Mbps29.18 MbpsSlower
Nottingham917.57 Mbps22.9—54.22 Mbps27.91 MbpsSlower
Sheffield932.42 Mbps20.38—61.77 Mbps28.22 MbpsSlower
Bristol941.78 Mbps27.09—106.53 Mbps36.93 MbpsSlower
Glasgow913.93 Mbps14.42—65.88 Mbps22.92 MbpsSlower
Leicester917.75 Mbps23.08—91.56 Mbps33.25 MbpsSlower
Edinburgh705.74 Mbps27.3—107.5 Mbps38.16 MbpsSlower

Richmond 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.

How Richmond Compares for Internet Speed in London

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
1Camden1887.37 Mbps51.53—200.23 Mbps66.54 MbpsFaster
2Kensington943.49 Mbps50.79—170.98 Mbps65.35 MbpsFaster
3Richmond938.88 Mbps43.07—191.06 Mbps59.25 Mbps-
4Mitcham940.11 Mbps40.84—111.15 Mbps56.24 MbpsSlower
5Enfield Town936.86 Mbps38.09—158.09 Mbps56.23 MbpsSlower

Richmond Internet Speed Test Results

We analysed the results of people in Richmond testing broadband providers multiple times, with each test starting no more than 30 minutes after the previous speed test. On average, people in Richmond ran 7 internet speed tests per session. Looking at broadband download speeds, if the Richmond 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 broadband speed tests that don't vary by that much, we consider the final result to be the same. For Richmond's residents, of the internet speed tests we measured, 47.08% were fast, 28.88% slow, and 24.05% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
Sky Broadband16 Jun 2021 23:47:5847 mins69.28 Mbps68.93 Mbps
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 22:16:542491 mins13.9 Mbps7.66 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 23:19:2722 mins351.45 Mbps373.57 Mbps
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 23:12:40229 secs51 Mbps59.18 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 22:31:32259 secs55.35 Mbps65.74 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 22:27:442119 secs37.77 Mbps39.7 Mbps
TalkTalk16 Jun 2021 21:51:59235 secs5.17 Mbps29.94 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 21:18:4427 mins245.23 Mbps133.23 MbpsNeeds help
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 20:37:42537 mins91.93 Mbps71.07 MbpsNeeds help
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 20:49:00220 mins16.84 Mbps126.78 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 20:18:14222 secs17.2 Mbps54.96 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 19:48:02229 mins24.52 Mbps24.87 Mbps
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 18:39:361480 mins97.55 Mbps22.74 MbpsNeeds help
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 19:41:50227 secs43.72 Mbps38.68 MbpsNeeds help
BT16 Jun 2021 19:29:0322 mins19.1 Mbps25.62 MbpsImproved
BT16 Jun 2021 19:27:50232 secs72.13 Mbps76.77 Mbps
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 19:25:082119 secs155.38 Mbps162.84 Mbps
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 19:21:2842 mins11.41 Mbps9.97 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media16 Jun 2021 19:17:123100 secs52.34 Mbps85.49 MbpsImproved
BT16 Jun 2021 18:48:55228 mins0.33 Mbps2.1 MbpsNeeds help, very slow

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Richmond

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Cerberus Networks523.98 Mbps394.62—491.39 Mbps
2Virgin Media938.88 Mbps91.42—247 Mbps
3Community Fibre827.01 Mbps71.96—197.88 Mbps
4G.Network365.95 Mbps87.79—310.5 Mbps
5Glide274.58 Mbps88.91—144.14 Mbps
6Zen Internet903.95 Mbps41.13—248.49 Mbps
7Independent Fibre Networks363.05 Mbps33.97—105.35 Mbps
8Hyperoptic298.24 Mbps35.14—114.07 Mbps
9Spitfire425.39 Mbps11.62—89.97 Mbps
10BT912.38 Mbps35.54—69.89 Mbps
11CCS Leeds338.66 Mbps18.88—69.58 Mbps
12CIX93.42 Mbps25.68—79.65 Mbps
13Vodafone911.78 Mbps25.46—62 Mbps
14Andrews & Arnold69.95 Mbps10.34—53.97 Mbps
15Sky Broadband150.48 Mbps21.39—61.23 Mbps
16TalkTalk152.11 Mbps19.23—58.45 Mbps
17Plusnet74.7 Mbps26.4—54.5 Mbps
18EE581.92 Mbps21.72—50.55 Mbps
19FastNet73.38 Mbps18.26—49.75 Mbps
20O2 Broadband55.82 Mbps7.55—13.26 Mbps
21KCOM78.88 Mbps6.56—22.02 Mbps
22Origin Broadband14.49 Mbps11.2—13.89 Mbps
23Post Office Broadband74.11 Mbps4.97—26.2 Mbps

Smaller Towns, Villages, and Wards in Richmond

WardMedian AgeRent PrivatelyRent CouncilMortageCommute via Public TransportWork From Home
Castelnau39.021.51%5.35%25.70%46.74%12.01%
East Sheen38.020.00%1.64%35.39%42.84%11.81%
Hampton41.014.37%3.93%36.18%30.48%9.16%
Hampton Court41.014.37%3.93%36.18%30.48%9.16%
Hampton Wick39.018.09%3.61%32.44%36.86%9.04%
Kew38.026.39%1.95%30.32%47.23%9.95%
Kew Green38.026.39%1.95%30.32%47.23%9.95%
Mortlake37.022.69%4.29%31.61%50.30%9.75%
Teddington39.022.42%1.95%35.25%38.84%8.76%
Twickenham36.019.94%1.56%40.65%40.14%8.34%

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Richmond

How many broadband providers in Richmond are there?
Richmond has 23 ISPs tested by its 196,904 residents.
Who is the fastest broadband provider in Richmond?
Virgin Media is the fastest broadband provider in Richmond with 938.88 Mbps, and an average internet speed range of 91.42—247 Mbps.
Who is the best internet provider in Richmond?
The best internet provider in Richmond is Cerberus Networks, and their users typically see broadband speeds in the range of 394.62 to 491.39 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Richmond?
Users in Richmond see an average internet speed of 43.07 up to 119 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 938.88 Mbps.
Is Virgin Media available in Richmond?
Broadband service from Virgin Media is available in Richmond, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 938.88 Mbps.
Is BT available in Richmond?
Broadband service from BT is available in Richmond, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 912.38 Mbps.
Is Sky Broadband available in Richmond?
Broadband service from Sky Broadband is available in Richmond, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 150.48 Mbps.
Who is the the most popular broadband provider in Richmond?
The broadband provider with the most users in Richmond is Virgin Media.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021