Internet Service Providers in Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside

Ashton-under-Lyne
Ashton-under-Lyne residents have run speed tests on 15 providers. This number is 165.96% above the United Kingdom average of 5.64 providers. ISPs available in Ashton-under-Lyne include BT, Vodafone, and TalkTalk. The most common provider in Ashton-under-Lyne is BT, with a maximum recorded speed of 813.82 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 14.73—46.33 Mbps. Ashton-under-Lyne's fastest provider is also BT, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 813.82 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world speed users will see in Ashton-under-Lyne is 18.37 Mbps, which is 17.14% below the The United Kingdom national average of 22.17 Mbps, and 0.11% above the average of 18.35 Mbps in Tameside. Nearby cities include Mossley with speeds 11.54—45.75 Mbps.

Providers

  • KCOM in Ashton-under-Lyne
    72.56—74.04
    91.49
    73.45
  • Virgin Media in Ashton-under-Lyne
    28.72—98.23
    544.08
    39.98
  • Internet Central
    39.08—71.1
    148.72
    65.83
  • Glide in Ashton-under-Lyne
    20.08—77.56
    256.41
    25.89
  • Hyperoptic in Ashton-under-Lyne
    8.44—62.71
    150.16
    11.75
  • BT in Ashton-under-Lyne
    14.73—46.33
    813.82
    21.88
  • Zen Internet in Ashton-under-Lyne
    16.17—39.1
    183.04
    28.76
  • EE in Ashton-under-Lyne
    13.46—35.35
    286.23
    17.65
  • Cerberus Networks in Ashton-under-Lyne
    18.8—23.79
    24.75
    21.63
  • TalkTalk in Ashton-under-Lyne
    12.49—33.9
    149.09
    17.09
  • Plusnet in Ashton-under-Lyne
    12.88—32.48
    74.54
    17.27
  • Vodafone in Ashton-under-Lyne
    12.02—33.49
    489.51
    16.47
  • Sky Broadband in Ashton-under-Lyne
    8.01—28.76
    145.3
    11.53
  • telcom (Velocity Fibre)
    3.02—34.76
    74.86
    3.02
  • Post Office Broadband in Ashton-under-Lyne
    4.49—25.92
    74.2
    6.25

Internet in Ashton-under-Lyne

235th

Fastest city in The United Kingdom

1st

Best speed range city in Tameside

813.82 Mbps

Ashton-under-Lyne's fastest speed

13.01—40.97 Mbps

Typical speed range available to Ashton-under-Lyne residents

Ashton-under-Lyne Competitive Speed Map

How Ashton-under-Lyne Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50% 
London940.68 Mbps18.57—71.86 Mbps29.61 MbpsFaster
Birmingham931.57 Mbps14.79—65.43 Mbps23 MbpsFaster
Nottingham834.74 Mbps13.87—59.58 Mbps20.86 MbpsFaster
Bristol898.98 Mbps14.34—64.28 Mbps21.37 MbpsFaster
Leicester910.64 Mbps14.6—60.9 Mbps21.12 MbpsFaster
Edinburgh870.81 Mbps12.86—67.71 Mbps20.05 MbpsFaster
Ashton-under-Lyne813.82 Mbps13.01—40.97 Mbps18.37 Mbps-
Liverpool912.85 Mbps11.5—47.71 Mbps16.49 MbpsSlower
Sheffield815.42 Mbps12.22—43.08 Mbps17.74 MbpsSlower
Glasgow795.31 Mbps7.38—34.83 Mbps10.26 MbpsSlower

Ashton-under-Lyne Over Time



How Ashton-under-Lyne Compares for Internet Speed in Tameside

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed Range50% 
1Ashton-under-Lyne813.82 Mbps13.01—40.97 Mbps18.37 Mbps-

Ashton-under-Lyne Speed Test Results

We analysed the results of people in Ashton-under-Lyne test providers multiple times, with each test starting no more than 30 minutes after the previous speed test. On average, people in Ashton-under-Lyne ran 4 speed tests per session. Looking at download speeds, if the Ashton-under-Lyne 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 Ashton-under-Lyne's residents, of the speed tests we measured, 43.38% were fast, 25.99% slow, and 30.64% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
Vodafone30 May 2020 23:02:11349 secs46.85 Mbps47.07 Mbps
Vodafone30 May 2020 21:49:49232 secs32.73 Mbps15.21 MbpsNeeds help
TalkTalk30 May 2020 21:41:04240 secs56.01 Mbps51.5 Mbps
EE30 May 2020 21:37:34336 secs1.37 Mbps1.73 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
BT30 May 2020 21:20:14145 mins11.34 Mbps8.37 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Post Office Broadband30 May 2020 20:56:36226 mins11.3 Mbps1.48 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
EE30 May 2020 20:19:0324 mins11.53 Mbps8.13 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media30 May 2020 20:14:50231 secs2.63 Mbps6.61 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Vodafone30 May 2020 20:01:54225 secs29.9 Mbps28.81 Mbps
TalkTalk30 May 2020 19:10:52226 secs4.6 Mbps21.2 MbpsImproved
EE30 May 2020 19:08:06266 secs0.83 Mbps1.83 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
TalkTalk30 May 2020 19:00:24230 secs7.73 Mbps7.59 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
BT30 May 2020 18:55:1633 mins1.54 Mbps3.26 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
TalkTalk30 May 2020 18:49:49375 secs58.18 Mbps51.7 MbpsNeeds help
Plusnet30 May 2020 18:09:1754 mins24.38 Mbps27.52 MbpsImproved
Sky Broadband30 May 2020 17:46:0929 mins2.76 Mbps2.82 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Post Office Broadband30 May 2020 17:41:5427 mins15.86 Mbps14.3 Mbps
Virgin Media30 May 2020 17:15:05220 mins92.38 Mbps91.51 Mbps
BT30 May 2020 17:19:36257 secs10.16 Mbps11.31 MbpsImproved
BT30 May 2020 17:03:4424 mins2.08 Mbps6.1 MbpsNeeds help, very slow

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Ashton-under-Lyne

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Internet Central148.72 Mbps39.08—71.1 Mbps
2Virgin Media544.08 Mbps28.72—98.23 Mbps
3KCOM91.49 Mbps72.56—74.04 Mbps
4Glide256.41 Mbps20.08—77.56 Mbps
5telcom (Velocity Fibre)74.86 Mbps3.02—34.76 Mbps
6Zen Internet183.04 Mbps16.17—39.1 Mbps
7Hyperoptic150.16 Mbps8.44—62.71 Mbps
8BT813.82 Mbps14.73—46.33 Mbps
9EE286.23 Mbps13.46—35.35 Mbps
10Vodafone489.51 Mbps12.02—33.49 Mbps
11Cerberus Networks24.75 Mbps18.8—23.79 Mbps
12TalkTalk149.09 Mbps12.49—33.9 Mbps
13Plusnet74.54 Mbps12.88—32.48 Mbps
14Sky Broadband145.3 Mbps8.01—28.76 Mbps
15Post Office Broadband74.2 Mbps4.49—25.92 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Ashton-under-Lyne

Ashton-under-Lyne has 15 ISPs tested by its 43,675 residents.
BT is the fastest provider in Ashton-under-Lyne with 813.82 Mbps, and an average speed range of 14.73—46.33 Mbps.
The best provider in Ashton-under-Lyne in KCOM, and their users typically see speeds in the range of 72.56 to 74.04 Mbps.
Users in Ashton-under-Lyne see an average internet speed of 13.01 up to 1442 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 813.82 Mbps.
BT is available in Ashton-under-Lyne, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 813.82 Mbps.
Vodafone is available in Ashton-under-Lyne, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 489.51 Mbps.
TalkTalk is available in Ashton-under-Lyne, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 149.09 Mbps.
The provider with the most users in Ashton-under-Lyne is BT.

Last updated: 30 May 2020