Best Internet Providers in Richmond, VA

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#1 Verizon89.2% availability

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Speed up to:

100 Mbps

Price from:

$69.00

User Review:

Verizon provides Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone services in Richmond, VA.

#2 Verizon Fios Fiber81.6% availability

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Speed up to:

940 Mbps

Price from:

$69.00

User Review:

Verizon Fios Fiber provides Fiber Internet services in Richmond, VA.

#3 Xfinity89.9% availability

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Speed up to:

2 Gbps

Price from:

$50.00+

User Review:

Xfinity provides Cable Internet, Television and Phone services in Richmond, VA.

#4 HughesNet5.61% availability

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Speed up to:

25 Mbps

Price from:

$69.99

User Review:

HughesNet provides Satellite Internet and Phone services in Richmond, VA.

#5 Viasat11.78% availability

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Speed up to:

100 Mbps

Price from:

$60.00

User Review:

Viasat provides Satellite Internet and Phone services in Richmond, VA.

#6 EarthLink11% availability

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Speed up to:

75 Mbps

Price from:

$49.95

User Review:

EarthLink provides Fiber Internet and DSL Internet services in Richmond, VA.

Television Only Providers in Richmond, VA

#1 Dish Network

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Dish Network

DISH Network is ranked #1 in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power

Dish Network provides Television in Richmond, VA

  • DISH is ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power for the third year in a row.
  • 2-Year TV Price Guarantee.
  • Free Google Voice Remote and Smart DVR Included.
  • Record up to 16 shows at once.
  • 80,000 On Demand Titles.
  • FREE Standard Professional Installation from a trusted, local expert.
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$64.99
Call now for Dish Network internet availability at your address.

#2 DIRECTV

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Richmond, VA

  • Best entertainement options for any sports fan over Cable TV, including NFL Sunday Ticket!
  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR
  • Free professional installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$69.99
Call now for DIRECTV internet availability at your address.

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#1

Best Provider Overall

HughesNet

Best Provider for Gaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Streaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Availability

Xfinity

Richmond, VA - Internet Connection and Coverage Map


Compare Richmond, VA Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


Use the below tables to compare high-speed internet service providers with internet speeds as well as data caps in Richmond, Virginia

Your Best Internet Service Option By Usage

  • Best Provider for Overall Usage - HughesNet
  • Best Provider for Fast Speeds - HughesNet
  • Best Provider for Gaming - Xfinity
  • Best Provider for Streaming - Xfinity
  • Best Provider for Availability - Xfinity

Fastest Internet Speeds in Richmond, Virginia

  • Xfinity - 2 Gbps** Fast Download **
  • Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps
  • Verizon - 100 Mbps

Internet Provider Types in Richmond, Virginia

  • Fiber Internet - 69.83%
  • Cable Internet - 76.48%
  • DSL Internet - 72.05%
  • Copper Internet - 0.01%
  • Satellite Internet - 100%

Widest Coverage Providers in Richmond, Virginia

  • Xfinity - 89.9%
  • Verizon - 89.2%
  • Verizon Fios Fiber - 81.6%

Below is a list of the Fiber Internet options in Richmond, Virginia with up to Gigabit connections. Search Fiber-optic internet plans and internet packages.

  1. Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps - Fiber Internet
  2. Access Media 3 - 150 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  3. Verizon - 100 Mbps - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone
  4. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber Internet and DSL Internet
  5. FairPoint Communications - 25 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  6. Cyberonic - 11 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  7. Birch Communications - 1 Mbps - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  8. Level 3 Communications - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  9. Cogent Communications - Fiber Internet and Copper Internet

Here are the internet providers that have the best availability in Richmond, Virginia, ranked by quality of service and fast speeds.

  1. HughesNet - 25 Mbps - Satellite Internet and Phone
  2. Xfinity - 2 Gbps - Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  3. Verizon - 100 Mbps - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone
  4. Verizon Fios Fiber - 940 Mbps - Fiber Internet
  5. Viasat - 100 Mbps - Satellite Internet and Phone
  6. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber Internet and DSL Internet

Frequently Asked Questions about Richmond, VA

Which provider offers the best internet service in Richmond, VA?

HughesNet is the best internet provider in Richmond, VA, with download speeds up to 25 Mbps and pricing starting at $69.99.

How many internet providers provide service in Richmond, VA?

There are currently 6 providers that offer internet service in Richmond, VA.

What providers offer internet service in Richmond, VA.

Xfinity, Verizon, Verizon Fios Fiber, Viasat, EarthLink and HughesNet offer internet service in Richmond, VA.

What is the cheapest internet provider in Richmond, VA?

EarthLink is the cheapest internet provider in Richmond, VA, with pricing starting at $49.95.

What provider has the fastest speeds in Richmond, VA?

Xfinity is the faster internet provider in Richmond, VA, with maximum speeds reaching 2 Gbps.

Is fiber internet available in Richmond, VA?

Yes! Fiber internet covers 70% of Richmond, VA.

Compare Internet Providers in Richmond, Virginia by Coverage Area

ProviderMax Mbps DownloadMax Mbps UploadInternet ConnectionCoverage
1.Xfinity logoXfinityView Plans2 Gbps20 MbpsCable Internet, Television and Phone89.90%
2.Verizon logoVerizonView Plans100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber Internet, DSL Internet, Television, Mobile and Phone89.20%
3.Cyberonic logoCyberonicView Plans11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet89.20%
4.Verizon Fios Fiber logoVerizon Fios FiberView Plans940 Mbps940 MbpsFiber Internet81.60%
5.Viasat logoViasatView Plans100 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite Internet and Phone11.78%
6.EarthLink logoEarthLinkView Plans75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber Internet and DSL Internet11.00%
7.HughesNet logoHughesNetView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite Internet and Phone5.61%
8.Global Capacity logoGlobal CapacityView Plans6 Mbps~DSL Internet and Copper Internet3.14%
9.Access Media 3 logoAccess Media 3View Plans150 Mbps50 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet0.02%
10.Birch Communications logoBirch CommunicationsView Plans1 Mbps~Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet0.01%
11.FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint CommunicationsView Plans25 Mbps2 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet~
12.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet~
13.XO Communications logoXO CommunicationsView Plans~~DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet~
14.Cogent Communications logoCogent CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber Internet and Copper Internet~


Free wireless internet access points in Richmond, VA

Bon Air Library
9103 Rattlesnake Road
Richmond, VA 23235
(804) 320-2461
Henrico County Public Library
1001 N. Laburnum Avenue
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 652-3200
Henrico County Public Library - Bookmobile
1001 N. Laburnum Ave.
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 290-9350
Henrico County Public Library - Dumbarton
6800 Staples Mill Road
Richmond, VA 23228
(804) 290-9400
Henrico County Public Library - Fairfield
1001 N. Laburnum Ave.
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 290-9300
Henrico County Public Library - Gayton
10600 Gayton Road
Richmond, VA 23238
(804) 290-9600
Henrico County Public Library - Municipal Government Law
4301 E. Parham Rd.
Richmond, VA 23228
(804) 501-4780
Henrico County Public Library - North Park
8508 Franconia Road
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 290-9700
Henrico County Public Library - Tuckahoe
1901 Starling Drive
Richmond, VA 23229
(804) 290-9100
Henrico County Public Library - Varina
2001 Library Road
Richmond, VA 23231
(804) 290-9800
Laprade Library
9000 Hull Street Rd.
Richmond, VA 23236
(804) 276-7755
Meadowdale Library
4301 Meadowdale Blvd.
Richmond, VA 23234
(804) 318-8778
Richmond Public Library
101 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 646-4256
Richmond Public Library - Belmont
3100 Ellwood Avenue
Richmond, VA 23221
(804) 646-1139
Richmond Public Library - Broad Rock
4820 Warwick Road
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 646-8488
Richmond Public Library - East End
2414 R Street
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 646-4474
Richmond Public Library - Ginter Park
1200 Westbrook Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 646-1236
Richmond Public Library - Hull Street
1400 Hull Street
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 646-8699
Richmond Public Library - North Avenue
2901 North Avenue
Richmond, VA 23222
(804) 646-6675
Richmond Public Library - West End
5420 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 646-1877
Richmond Public Library - Westover Hills
1408 Westover Hills Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23225
(804) 646-8833