Virgin Media broadband deals start at £34.00 per month for an entry speed of 100 Mbps download. Accounting for setup fees and contract requirements, they hold a FAIRinternet Value ScoreTM of 73 for cable service, which is better than 31 other providers in their service area in 2022, and 2.56% worse than the average value for broadband services in the UK.Compare Virgin Media Deals
Virgin Media deals range in price from £34.00 to £64.00 per month, compared to the normal range of £24.74 — £29.50 per month for broadband-only plans in the United Kingdom.
Virgin Media holds a FAIRinternet Value Score of 73 out of 100, based on evaluation of their pricing relative to the market, price and performance level of their base plans, customer satisfaction scores, and plan terms. This is higher than 31 other providers in the Virgin Media service area.
Virgin Media scores higher in specific cities where their infrastructure is strong, including Belfast and Richmond. Camden is their strongest market, where they rank top 5 for both median speed and overall value.
Virgin Media deals have strong pricing overall relative to the UK market. Their low-mid tier deals are higher than some competitors like BT. Their entry plans are more expensive than 25% of the UK residential broadband market as of our last market survey in 2022.
Virgin Media plans score less favourably in terms of the base price to speed ratio. For this metric, Virgin Media scores lower than 2.56% of the UK broadband market. While the average broadband-only price in the UK is £26.58, Virgin Media offers an entry price of £34.00 for 100 Mbps. This price may be brought down when limited time promotions are running.
Virgin Media deals have attractive rates, especially on the low end. However, customer sentiment data we've collected from 2020—2022 shows lower than average satisfication among long-term customers. 89% of the UK broadband market scores higher than Virgin Media when it comes to satisfaction about plan details, including pricing, speed, and reliability.
Author: Thomas Buck
Last Reviewed By: Thomas Buck
Published: 12 Jan 2022
Last Updated: 20 Jan 2022