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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable99%
Hawaiian Telcom $34.99 300 - 15 MbpsDSL99%
Hawaiian Telcom $34.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic15%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 2 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Kihei internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Kihei is comparable to the rest of Hawaii - 92%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Kihei area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Kihei residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 15% of those living in Kihei.

There are four internet providers serving the Kihei area, and 98.16% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Kihei's four internet providers, prices start at $34.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Kihei

The largest internet providers in Kihei are Spectrum and Hawaiian Telcom bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Kihei.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Kihei residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Hawaiian Telcom, which covers 99% of the area. Kihei’s third most-available internet provider, Hawaiian Telcom, offers fiber-optic to around 15% of Kihei residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Kihei covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Kihei residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kihei, $47.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kihei, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Kihei. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Kihei's providers, 336 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom DSL internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to all households in Kihei covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Hawaiian Telcom uses telephone lines in Kihei to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Kihei, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kihei, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Kihei. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Kihei's providers, 336 Mbps.

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Hawaiian Telcom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Hawaiian Telcom

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Fiber-optic from Hawaiian Telcom offers broadband to a limited number of households in Kihei covering 15% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Hawaiian Telcom is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Kihei than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hawaiian Telcom start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Kihei, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.12 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Kihei, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hawaiian Telcom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in Kihei. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kihei's providers, 336 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Kihei, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Kihei, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Kihei and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Kihei at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 2 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Kihei at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Kihei residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Hawaiian Telcom is the fastest internet provider in Kihei with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 15% of households in Kihei. The next fastest internet provider in Kihei is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Hawaiian Telcom offers the cheapest internet in Kihei with plans starting at $34.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Kihei, $47.49.

Hawaiian Telcom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Kihei, covering 15% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.