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Best Internet Providers in Durham, NC

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Internet Providers Overview for Durham, NC
Total Internet Providers 12
Download Speeds Up To 5 Gbps
Cheapest Monthly Plan $29.99
Fiber Coverage 60%
Fastest Provider AT&T

Top 11 Internet Service Providers in Durham, NC

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1. AT&T

39.8% Available
Download speeds up to:
5 Gbps IPBB, Fiber
Prices Starting At 55.00/mo *
39.8% Available
Click here to see AT&T's coverage map for Durham, NC

AT&T Internet Availability By Type

Fiber Download speeds up to 5000 Mbps
IPBB Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

AT&T Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Internet 300 Internet 300 Mbps $55.00
Internet 100 Internet 100 Mbps $55.00
Internet 500 Internet 500 Mbps $65.00
Internet 1000 Internet 1000 Mbps $80.00
Internet 2000 Internet 2000 Mbps $145.00
Internet 5000 Internet 5000 Mbps $250.00
Call To Order AT&T Service 855-957-4313

2. Spectrum

92.3% Available
Download speeds up to:
1 Gbps Cable, Fiber
Prices Starting At 49.99/mo *
92.3% Available
Click here to see Spectrum's coverage map for Durham, NC

Spectrum Internet Availability By Type

Cable Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
Fiber
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Spectrum Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Spectrum Internet® Internet 300 Mbps $49.99
Spectrum Internet® Ultra Internet 500 Mbps $69.99
Spectrum Internet® Gig Internet 1000 Mbps $79.99
Spectrum Internet® + TV Select Signature Internet 300 Mbps $114.98
Spectrum Internet® + TV Select Signature + Voice Internet 300 Mbps $129.97
Call To Order Spectrum Service 855-959-3083

3. EarthLink

76.6% Available
Download speeds from:
500 Mbps - 2 Gbps DSL, Fiber
Prices Starting At 59.95/mo
76.6% Available

EarthLink Internet Availability By Type

DSL Download speeds up to 115 Mbps
Fiber Download speeds up to 5000 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

EarthLink Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
N/A $59.95
Call To Order EarthLink Service 844-722-8949

4. Frontier

73.3% Available
Download speeds from:
500 Mbps - 5 Gbps DSL, Fiber
Prices Starting At 29.99/mo *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
73.3% Available
Click here to see Frontier's coverage map for Durham, NC

Frontier Internet Availability By Type

Fiber Download speeds up to 5000 Mbps
DSL
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Frontier Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Fiber 200 Internet 200 Mbps $29.99 *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
Fiber 500 Internet 500 Mbps $44.99 *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
Fiber 1 Gig Internet 1000 Mbps $64.99 *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
Frontier Internet Internet N/A $64.99 *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
Fiber 2 Gig Internet 2000 Mbps $99.99 *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
Fiber 5 Gig Internet 5000 Mbps $154.99 *
**Not all internet speeds available in all areas. Real-world speeds are impacted by multiple factors and average speeds may be lower than advertised speeds.
Call To Order Frontier Service 844-974-3041

5. Viasat

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
150 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 149.99/mo
100% Available

Viasat Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 150 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Viasat Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Viasat Unleashed Internet 150 Mbps $149.99
Call To Order Viasat Service 844-983-3105

6. HughesNet

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
100 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 49.99/mo
100% Available

HughesNet Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

HughesNet Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Select Internet 50 Mbps $49.99
Elite Internet 100 Mbps $64.99
Fusion Internet 100 Mbps $94.99
Call To Order HughesNet Service 855-958-4319

7. Verizon

40.8% Available
Download speeds up to:
300 Mbps 5G Internet
Prices Starting At 60.00/mo
40.8% Available
Click here to see Verizon's coverage map for Durham, NC

Verizon Internet Availability By Type

5G Internet Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • 90%
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Verizon Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
5G Home Internet 300 Mbps $60.00
5G Home Plus Internet 1000 Mbps $80.00

8. Always ON

57.8% Available
Download speeds from:
25 - 150 Mbps Fixed Wireless
57.8% Available

Always ON Internet Availability By Type

Fixed Wireless
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

9. Google Fiber

20.7% Available
Download speeds up to:
2 Gbps Fiber
Prices Starting At 70.00/mo
20.7% Available
Click here to see Google Fiber's coverage map for Durham, NC

Google Fiber Internet Availability By Type

Fiber Download speeds up to 8000 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Google Fiber Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
1 Gig Internet 1000 Mbps $70.00
2 Gig Internet 2000 Mbps $100.00
5 Gig Internet 5000 Mbps $125.00
8 Gig Internet 8000 Mbps $150.00
Call To Order Google Fiber Service 866-777-7550

10. Starlink

100% Available
Download speeds from:
50 - 220 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 120.00/mo
100% Available
Click here to see Starlink's coverage map for Durham, NC

Starlink Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 220 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Starlink Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
STANDARD Internet 150 Mbps $120.00
MOBILE - REGIONAL Internet 50 Mbps $150.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Data Inland | Best for RVs, nomads, and campers.
MOBILE - GLOBAL Internet 50 Mbps $200.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Data Inland | Best for RVs, nomads, and campers
MOBILE PRIORITY - 50GB Internet 220 Mbps $250.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Global Data Inland | Best for maritime, emergency response, and mobile businesses
MOBILE PRIORITY - 5TB Internet 220 Mbps $5,000.00 *
*Unlimited Mobile Global Data Inland | Best for maritime, emergency response, and mobile businesses

11. T-Mobile Home Internet

45.5% Available
Download speeds from:
33 - 245 Mbps 5G Internet
Prices Starting At 60.00/mo *
*With AutoPay. Customers see typical download speeds between 72 – 245 Mbps and upload speeds between 15 – 31 Mbps.
45.5% Available
Click here to see T-Mobile Home Internet's coverage map for Durham, NC

T-Mobile Home Internet Availability By Type

5G Internet Download speeds up to 245 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

T-Mobile Home Internet Deals for June 2024

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Home Internet w/ Autopay Internet 245 Mbps $60.00 *
*With AutoPay. Customers see typical download speeds between 72 – 245 Mbps and upload speeds between 15 – 31 Mbps.

Internet Provider Store Locations in Durham

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Average download speed in Durham:

189 Mbps

Based on 32,731 speed tests

Best Internet Provider in Durham

  1. AT&T - Fast download speeds in Durham, most Fiber availability and most DSL availability
  2. Spectrum - No data caps and most Cable availability
  3. EarthLink - DSL or Fiber up to 2000 Mbps
  4. Frontier - Budget friendly option and fast speeds
  5. Viasat - Most internet coverage in Durham
  6. HughesNet - Another great satellite internet alternative for those who can't get Cable, Fiber, or DSL
  7. Verizon - 5g internet up to 300 Mbps
  8. Always ON - Fixed wireless up to 150 Mbps
  9. Google Fiber - Fiber up to 2000 Mbps
  10. Starlink - Widely available
  11. T-Mobile Home Internet - 5g internet up to 245 Mbps

Fastest Internet Providers in Durham

How Much Speed Do I Need?

25+ Mbps

  • Web Surfing & Email
  • HD Streaming
  • Supports 1-2 Devices
  • Ideal for 1-2 people

100+ Mbps

  • Ultra HD (4K) Streaming
  • Low Lag Online Gaming
  • Supports 3-5 Devices
  • Ideal for 2-6 people

1 Gig

  • Multi 4K HD Streaming
  • No Lag Online Gaming
  • Supports more than 5 Devices
  • Ideal for 6+ people

An Overview of Internet Providers in Durham By Connection

Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
AT&T Fiber 5 Gbps 40%
AT&T IPBB 100 Mbps 27%
Spectrum Cable 1 Gbps 92%
Frontier Fiber Call For Details 8%
Frontier DSL Call For Details 73%
Google Fiber Fiber 8 Gbps 21%
HughesNet Satellite 100 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 100%
Spectrum Fiber 1 Gbps 3%
EarthLink DSL 115 Mbps 77%
EarthLink Fiber 5 Gbps 5%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 245 Mbps 46%
Verizon 5G Internet 1 Gbps 41%
Always ON Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 58%
Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
HughesNet Satellite 100 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 100%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
AT&T Fiber 5 Gbps 40%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 25 Mbps 46%
Spectrum Cable 1 Gbps 92%
Frontier DSL Call For Details 73%
EarthLink DSL 115 Mbps 77%
Spectrum Fiber 1 Gbps 3%
Verizon 5G Internet 300 Mbps 41%
Open Broadband Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 1%
Google Fiber Fiber 2 Gbps 21%
AT&T IPBB 100 Mbps 27%

Internet Availability by Connection Type in Durham

Internet service providers in Durham use different methods for connecting their customers to the web. Connection types matter, so choose wisely. Fiber is generally the fastest and most reliable option, followed by cable, DSL and 5G home internet.

Fiber - 94%
Cable - 48%
DSL - 48%

What is Mbps?

Mbps is the abbreviation for megabits per second, and it also appears written as Mbits/sec. Internet providers use megabits per second to measure speeds. Broadband speeds are 25 Mbps or faster. Learn more about Mbps.

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Free Wireless Internet Access in Durham, NC

Hotspot
4409 Bennett Memorial Rd
Durham, NC 27705
Hotspot
326 E Main St
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
119 Orange St
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
3325 Chapel Hill Blvd
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
201 E Main St
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
201 N Roxboro St
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
1034 Sherwood Dr
Durham, NC 27705
Hotspot
807 S Duke St
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
519 E Main St
Durham, NC 27701
Hotspot
2415 Glennbrook Dr
Durham, NC 27704

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