South Lanarkshire Internet Service Providers

South Lanarkshire
South Lanarkshire residents have run speed tests on 3 providers. This number is 47.92% below the United Kingdom average of 5.76 providers. ISPs available in South Lanarkshire include Virgin Media, TalkTalk, and Sky Broadband. The most common provider in South Lanarkshire is Virgin Media, with a maximum recorded speed of 374.41 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 32.19—100.66 Mbps. South Lanarkshire's fastest provider is also Virgin Media, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 374.41 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world speed users will see in South Lanarkshire is 36.5 Mbps, which is 58.01% above the The United Kingdom national average of 23.1 Mbps, and 85.09% above the average of 19.72 Mbps in South Lanarkshire. Internet speeds in South Lanarkshire are typically faster than Jackton, but slower than Hamilton. Nearby cities include East Kilbride with speeds 14.49—47.91 Mbps, and Cambuslang with speeds 19.34—50.64 Mbps.


  • Virgin Media in South Lanarkshire
  • Sky Broadband in South Lanarkshire
  • TalkTalk in South Lanarkshire

Internet in South Lanarkshire


Fastest city in The United Kingdom


Best speed range city in South Lanarkshire

374.41 Mbps

South Lanarkshire's fastest speed

20.8—95.53 Mbps

Typical speed range available to South Lanarkshire residents

How South Lanarkshire Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50% 
South Lanarkshire374.41 Mbps20.8—95.53 Mbps36.5 Mbps-
London943.62 Mbps19.08—72.15 Mbps30.24 MbpsSlower
Birmingham931.57 Mbps15.32—67.33 Mbps23.84 MbpsSlower
Liverpool912.85 Mbps11.84—49.84 Mbps17.1 MbpsSlower
Nottingham834.74 Mbps14.09—60.47 Mbps21.25 MbpsSlower
Sheffield815.42 Mbps12.52—44.53 Mbps18.27 MbpsSlower
Bristol902.73 Mbps14.94—67.62 Mbps22.45 MbpsSlower
Glasgow795.31 Mbps7.62—36.01 Mbps10.82 MbpsSlower
Leicester910.64 Mbps14.99—63.61 Mbps21.85 MbpsSlower
Edinburgh870.81 Mbps13.39—71.86 Mbps21.09 MbpsSlower

Cities and Provider Speeds in South Lanarkshire

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50%# Providers
1Hamilton320.41 Mbps38.54—44.09 Mbps38.75 Mbps5
2Uddingston372.17 Mbps20.3—82.3 Mbps30.54 Mbps4
3Cadzow527.95 Mbps17.03—56.1 Mbps24.78 Mbps7
4Bothwell523.15 Mbps16.12—67.41 Mbps24.11 Mbps8
5Rutherglen603.54 Mbps14.06—73.39 Mbps21.43 Mbps8
6East Kilbride420.24 Mbps14.49—47.91 Mbps20.42 Mbps8
7Braidwood284.12 Mbps14.04—40.1 Mbps18.36 Mbps7
8Newton806.24 Mbps13—39.23 Mbps17.73 Mbps8
9Stonehouse454.8 Mbps9.22—38.07 Mbps14.71 Mbps7
10Auchengray398.88 Mbps9.51—40.94 Mbps14.32 Mbps6
11Strathaven171.22 Mbps5.09—28.99 Mbps8.15 Mbps6

South Lanarkshire Over Time

How South Lanarkshire Compares for Internet Speed in South Lanarkshire

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50% 
1Hamilton320.41 Mbps38.54—44.09 Mbps38.75 MbpsFaster
2South Lanarkshire374.41 Mbps20.8—95.53 Mbps36.5 Mbps-
3Jackton90.83 Mbps24.03—82.76 Mbps36.05 MbpsSlower
4Uddingston372.17 Mbps20.3—82.3 Mbps30.54 MbpsSlower

South Lanarkshire Speed Test Results

We analysed the results of people in South Lanarkshire test providers multiple times, with each test starting no more than 30 minutes after the previous speed test. On average, people in South Lanarkshire ran 4 speed tests per session. Looking at download speeds, if the South Lanarkshire 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 speed tests that don't vary by that much, we consider the final result to be the same. For South Lanarkshire's residents, of the speed tests we measured, 66.67% were fast, 33.33% slow, and 0% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
Sky Broadband30 Jun 2020 10:37:1923 mins6.38 Mbps1.6 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media23 Jun 2020 10:51:20324 mins44.92 Mbps190.99 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media18 Jun 2020 21:33:51515 mins30.63 Mbps78.26 MbpsImproved

Summary of Internet Service Providers in South Lanarkshire

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Virgin Media374.41 Mbps32.19—100.66 Mbps
2Sky Broadband21.22 Mbps8.44—10.74 Mbps
3TalkTalk15.31 Mbps1.78—6.59 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in South Lanarkshire

South Lanarkshire has 3 ISPs tested.
Virgin Media is the fastest provider in South Lanarkshire with 374.41 Mbps, and an average speed range of 32.19—100.66 Mbps.
The best provider in South Lanarkshire in Virgin Media, and their users typically see speeds in the range of 32.19 to 100.66 Mbps.
Users in South Lanarkshire see an average internet speed of 20.8 up to 148 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 374.41 Mbps.
Virgin Media is available in South Lanarkshire, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 374.41 Mbps.
TalkTalk is available in South Lanarkshire, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 15.31 Mbps.
Sky Broadband is available in South Lanarkshire, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 21.22 Mbps.
The provider with the most users in South Lanarkshire is Virgin Media.

Last updated: 30 Jun 2020