Internet Providers in Scottish Borders

There are 10 different broadband providers available to and being tested by people living in Scottish Borders. Typical internet speeds vary from 17.2 to 58.49 Mbps, and the highest broadband speed we've seen is 845.24 Mbps from BT. Other fast internet providers include EE with 695.62 Mbps, TalkTalk with 381.25 Mbps, and Boundless Networks with 269.47 Mbps. Overall, internet speeds in Scottish Borders are 33.48% worse than the United Kingdom national average of 36.65 Mbps. The most common broadprovider in Scottish Borders is BT, and their typical speeds range from 17.04 to 71.17 Mbps.

Scottish Borders 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 Scottish Borders

#Provider NameMax Download SpeedTypical Speed Range# Cities Served
1BT845.24 Mbps17.04—71.17 Mbps25
2Plusnet73.77 Mbps12.77—41.43 Mbps20
3EE695.62 Mbps14.97—45.55 Mbps15
4TalkTalk381.25 Mbps16.13—65.17 Mbps14
5Sky Broadband128.25 Mbps17.68—49.75 Mbps14
6Post Office Broadband68.98 Mbps5.81—16.46 Mbps8
7Vodafone77 Mbps49.25—53.63 Mbps7
8Boundless Networks269.47 Mbps19.48—57.79 Mbps4
9Virgin Media91.8 Mbps12.66—44.3 Mbps2
10Zen Internet25.41 Mbps4.8—17.02 Mbps1

Cities and Broadband Provider Speeds in Scottish Borders

PositionCityMax Download SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian Speed# Providers
1Stow789.08 Mbps30.74—89.11 Mbps38.92 Mbps7
2Abbey Saint Bathans495.26 Mbps19.43—54.5 Mbps25.04 Mbps5
3Maxwellheugh686.02 Mbps14.85—55.9 Mbps23.95 Mbps7
4Cardrona Mains738.72 Mbps16.72—56.86 Mbps21.06 Mbps6
5Newtown St Boswells845.24 Mbps12.66—59.38 Mbps19.98 Mbps7
6Innerleithen772.37 Mbps17.98—42.35 Mbps19.96 Mbps5
7Peebles610.25 Mbps13.29—50.69 Mbps17.84 Mbps6
8Minto381.25 Mbps9.9—35.77 Mbps14.42 Mbps5
9Philiphaugh720.66 Mbps4.53—42.95 Mbps8.4 Mbps7

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Scottish Borders

How many providers in Scottish Borders are there?
Scottish Borders has 10 ISPs available.
Who is the fastest provider in Scottish Borders?
BT is the fastest provider in Scottish Borders with 845.24 Mbps, and an average speed range of 17.04—71.17 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Scottish Borders?
Users in Scottish Borders see an average internet speed of 17.2 up to 58.49 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 845.24 Mbps.
Is BT available in Scottish Borders?
BT is available in Scottish Borders, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 845.24 Mbps.
Is Plusnet available in Scottish Borders?
Plusnet is available in Scottish Borders, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 73.77 Mbps.
Is EE available in Scottish Borders?
EE is available in Scottish Borders, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 695.62 Mbps.
Who is the the most popular provider in Scottish Borders?
The provider with the most users in Scottish Borders is BT.

Last updated: 26 Jul 2021