(844) 451-2720

Internet providers in Winchester, MA

Shop the best Winchester internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from cable, fiber-optic and DSL providers in your area.

Shop local providers
Winchester City Map

Searching for deals in your area

Winchester, MA internet providers

Need help? Call (844) 451-2720

Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL71%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Winchester internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Winchester is comparable to the rest of Massachusetts - 100%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Winchester area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Winchester residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 71% of those living in Winchester.

There are four internet providers serving the Winchester area, and 98.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Winchester's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Winchester

The largest internet providers in Winchester are Verizon and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Winchester.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Winchester residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 71% of the area. Winchester’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Winchester residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Winchester covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winchester, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in Winchester. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 351 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Winchester covering 71% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Winchester 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 Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winchester, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Winchester. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 351 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Winchester covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winchester, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Winchester. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 351 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Winchester with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Winchester. The next fastest internet provider in Winchester is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Winchester with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Winchester, covering 99% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.