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Best Internet Providers in Charleston, WV

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Internet Providers Overview for Charleston, WV
Total Internet Providers 8
Download Speeds Up To 5 Gbps
Cheapest Monthly Plan $40.00
Fiber Coverage 27%
Fastest Provider Frontier

Top 7 Internet Service Providers in Charleston, WV

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1. Optimum

81.9% Available
Download speeds up to:
940 Mbps Cable
Prices Starting At 40.00/mo
81.9% Available
Click here to see Optimum's coverage map for Charleston, WV

Optimum Internet Availability By Type

Cable Download speeds up to 940 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

Optimum Deals for September 2023

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Optimum 300 Internet 300 Mbps $40.00
Optimum 500 Internet 500 Mbps $60.00
Optimum 1 Gig Internet 940 Mbps $70.00
Optimum 300 + Core TV Internet 300 Mbps $125.00
Optimum 300 + Select TV Internet 300 Mbps $145.00
Optimum 500 + Core TV Internet 500 Mbps $145.00
Optimum 300 + Core TV + Home Phone Internet 300 Mbps $145.00
Optimum 1 Gig + Core TV Internet 940 Mbps $155.00
Optimum 300 + Premier TV Internet 300 Mbps $165.00
Optimum 300 + Select TV + Home Phone Internet 300 Mbps $165.00
Optimum 500 + Core TV + Home Phone Internet 500 Mbps $165.00
Optimum 1 Gig + Core TV + Home Phone Internet 940 Mbps $175.00
Optimum 300 + Premier TV + Home Phone Internet 300 Mbps $185.00
Call To Order Optimum Service 844-984-2811

2. Frontier

36.7% Available
Call For Details Fiber
Prices Starting At 49.99/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.
36.7% Available
Click here to see Frontier's coverage map for Charleston, WV

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 September 2023

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Fiber 500 Internet 500 Mbps $49.99 *
**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 1 Gig Internet 1000 Mbps $69.99 *
**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

3. Viasat

100% Available
Download speeds up to:
150 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 64.99/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 September 2023

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Choice 25 Mbps/60 GB Internet 25 Mbps $64.99
Choice 50 Mbps/100 GB Internet 50 Mbps $84.99
Choice 75 Mbps/150 GB Internet 75 Mbps $119.99
Choice 100 Mbps/300 GB Internet 100 Mbps $169.99
Choice 150 Mbps/500 GB Internet 150 Mbps $249.99
Call To Order Viasat Service 844-983-3105

4. HughesNet

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

HughesNet Internet Availability By Type

Satellite Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
Estimated coverage percentage by connection type based on total population served

HughesNet Deals for September 2023

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
50 GB Internet 25 Mbps $49.99
100 GB Internet 25 Mbps $64.99
Fusion 100 GB Internet 25 Mbps $74.99
200 GB Internet 25 Mbps $124.99
Fusion 200 GB Internet 50 Mbps $149.99
Call To Order HughesNet Service 855-958-4319

5. Starlink

100% Available
Download speeds from:
50 - 220 Mbps Satellite
Prices Starting At 90.00/mo
100% Available
Click here to see Starlink's coverage map for Charleston, WV

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 September 2023

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Residential Internet Internet 220 Mbps $90.00
Roam Mobile - Regional Internet 50 Mbps $150.00
Roam Mobile - Global Internet 50 Mbps $200.00
Roam Mobile Priority Internet 220 Mbps $250.00
Roam - Flat High Performance Internet 220 Mbps $250.00

6. T-Mobile Home Internet

25.5% Available
Download speeds from:
33 - 245 Mbps 5G
Prices Starting At 50.00/mo
25.5% Available
Click here to see T-Mobile Home Internet's coverage map for Charleston, WV

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 September 2023

Deal Includes Download speeds up to Monthly Price
Home Internet w/ Autopay Internet 245 Mbps $50.00
Call To Order T-Mobile Home Internet Service 844-914-2347

7. Always ON

25.5% Available
Download speeds from:
25 - 150 Mbps Fixed Wireless
25.5% Available

Always ON Internet Availability By Type

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

Internet Provider Store Locations in Charleston

Compare Internet Providers in Nearby Cities:

Belle, Big Chimney, Chesapeake, Cross Lanes, Dunbar, Jefferson, Marmet, Pinch, Saint Albans, Tad

Average download speed in Charleston:

40 Mbps

Based on 17,005 speed tests

Best Internet Provider in Charleston

  1. Optimum - Most Cable availability
  2. Frontier - Budget friendly option, fast download speeds in Charleston, most Fiber availability and most DSL availability
  3. Viasat - Most internet coverage in Charleston
  4. HughesNet - Another great satellite internet alternative for those who can't get Cable, Fiber, or DSL
  5. Starlink - Widely available
  6. T-Mobile Home Internet - 5g internet up to 245 Mbps
  7. Always ON - Fixed wireless up to 150 Mbps

Fastest Internet Providers in Charleston

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 Charleston By Connection

Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
Optimum Cable 940 Mbps 82%
Frontier Fiber Call For Details 27%
Frontier DSL Call For Details 37%
HughesNet Satellite 50 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 100%
Starlink Satellite 220 Mbps 100%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 245 Mbps 25%
Verizon 5G Internet 1 Gbps 2%
Always ON Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 25%
Provider Connection Download speeds up to Availability
HughesNet Satellite 25 Mbps 100%
Viasat Satellite 30 Mbps 100%
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Internet 100 Mbps 25%
Frontier DSL Call For Details 37%
Frontier Fiber Call For Details 27%
Verizon 5G Internet 50 Mbps 2%

Internet Availability by Connection Type in Charleston

Internet service providers in Charleston 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 - 82%
Cable - 37%
DSL - 37%

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 Charleston, WV

Hotspot
4799 Midland Drive
Charleston, WV 25306
Hotspot
422 Dickinson Street
Charleston, WV 25301
Hotspot
409 Virginia Street East
Charleston, WV 25301
Hotspot
2001 Union Carbide Drive
South Charleston, WV 25303
Hotspot
"315 'D"" Street
South Charleston, WV 25303
Hotspot
2300 Maccorkle Avenue Se
Charleston, WV 25304

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