Cheapest Internet Providers

Connecting to the internet can be an extremely confusing business - there are many different providers, all promising the best prices! We have compiled a list of the best and cheapest broadband deals and internet service providers in the UK so you can easily browse all the options and choose the most appropriate internet connection package for your requirements. Use the links below to find the best value internet connections and cheapest broadband deals available in the UK. Compare internet connection packages below (prices include line rental):

Cheap Internet and Best Broadband Deals

ISP Broadband Package Speed Downloads Contract Monthly Cost Rating
Plusnet Unlimited Broadband
Free wireless router, UK based support. Line rental included. No activation fee and £50 cashback!
10 mbps Unlimited 12
£17.99 5 stars Go to site
EE Unlimited Broadband
Free setup and 5GB EE mobile Data Boost.
10 mbps Unlimited 18
£19 4 stars Go to site
Talk Talk Broadband
Super fast unlimited internet, plus wireless router and online security. Fixed price for length of contract.
17 mbps Unlimited 18
£21.50 4 stars Go to site
Sky Broadband Unlimited
Totally unlimited broadband, so you can download all the movies, music and photos you like. Includes line rental, Sky Talk. £19.95 setup charge
11 mbps Unlimited 18
£22 4 stars Go to site
BT Broadband Unlimited
Free BT Smart Hub wireless router, optional BT Sport add on. £19.99 up front fees.
32 mbps Unlimited 24
£26.99 3 stars Go to site
Virgin Media Fibre Optic Broadband
No phone line or line rental. £35 activation fee.
108 mbps Unlimited 12
(for 12 months)
4 stars Go to site

We understand that everyone has different broadband requirements so here is a list of the best internet providers in the UK. Click on the logos down the left for full service details.

Internet Providers Overviews

BT Broadband
Get online with BT Broadband wireless broadband packages which all come with a free wireless router Smart Hub, free access to wireless internet BT Wi-Fi hotspots around the UK, BT Virus Protect, BT sport (free for 3 months), and a Prepaid Mastercard. Choose from Standard BT broadband packages with speeds of up to 17Mb or BT Infinity fibre broadband with or without an unlimited download option.
More Info on BT Total Broadband Internet

EE Broadband
provide a simple range of internet access options for fast, reliable internet access. Choose from their 17MB Unlimited EE Broadband or their 38Meg unlimited fibre broadband deal, both of which include a free wireless router (delivery charge required) that enables you to talk through your internet connection and play online games, as well as going wireless in your home! Bolt on landline calls or EE TV if you want them.
More Info on EE Broadband Internet

Plusnet: An open and honest broadband provider with over 10 years of Internet experience. Part of the BT group, with more than 200,000 broadband customers. PlusNet has award winning UK based customer support available 365 days per year. All broadband packages include unlimited downloads and a free wireless router. Prices are determined by speed (up to 17Mb through to fibre optic broadband package speeds of up to 76Mb) and your contract length (pick from no contract, 12 months or 18 months). BT Sport is also now available through Plusnet broadband packages.
More Info on Plusnet Broadband Internet

Whether you're an existing Sky TV customer or new to Sky, you can enjoy fantastic Sky Broadband Deals. Sky's broadband deals are totally unlimited with no usage caps and only a 12 month contract so you can upload and download as much data as you want all year round.

There are lots of great reasons to join Sky Broadband. Sky TV customers with a Sky+HD box can enjoy a huge library of entertainment on demand with Sky Anytime+.
More Info on Sky Broadband Internet

Talk Talk
are currently offering a Fast Broadband package to which you can add a SIM card, call plan, TV or upgrade to super fast fibre broadband. Either package is an 18 month contract with unlimited broadband at up to 17mb or up to 38mb speeds. Both come with a free router and SIM card with 500 MB data per month. Upgrade to superfast fibre broadband for a small monthly fee and setup charge.
More Info on Talk Talk Broadband Internet

Virgin Media
The Virgin Media fibre optic network delivers superfast broadband of up to 200 Mbps as well as TV, landline phone, and mobile options. Virgin Media broadband packages come with the fastest wireless router around - the Super Hub! Virgin Media are the only major broadband provider to offer broadband with no line rental so if you don't want a landline then these are the ones to check out. Pick a superfast speed from 50 Mbps to 200Mbps and then add on a phone line with call plan, TV option or mobile Sim if you want them.
If you don't want to be locked into a long contract then there is a 30 day rolling contract option which is ideal for students on a short lease.
More Info on Virgin Media Fibre Optic Broadband Internet

If you are in shared accommodation then you can really cut the price of broadband by getting a wireless broadband router. This basically beams your broadband connection around the house so that all your housemates can use the same broadband internet connection at the same time. You pay for one broadband connection but can all use it! There are no limits on how many people can connect and use the internet so the more of you there are the cheaper it becomes. And, because it is a wireless broadband connection, you do not need to worry about running wires all around the house. Click on the link for full details and wireless broadband modem router deals. Along with home internet offers there are a number of mobile broadband products on the market including Broadband Free Lapatop Deals

Here are some variables to compare before you buy:

  • There are different broadband speeds from 512kbps (slowest) to 200Mb (fastest) so make sure you are comparing like with like.
  • Some broadband packages have monthly limits on how much bandwidth you can use, others are unlimited broadband deals.
  • You can save a lot of money on broadband deals if you use a wireless broadband router to run multiple computers on the same broadband connection anywhere in the building. So if you want broadband for a shared student house, you can split the bill by using the same broadband connection!

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