Internet providers in Billings, MT

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Billings internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Billings is comparable to the rest of Montana - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Billings area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Billings residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.800% of those living in Billings.

There are six internet providers serving the Billings area, and 98.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Billings's six internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Billings

The largest internet providers in Billings are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Billings.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Billings residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 61% of the area. Billings’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Billings residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Billings, $52.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Billings, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Billings. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Billings's providers, 308 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

61%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Billings covering 61% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Billings 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Billings, $52.25.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Billings, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Billings. These download speeds are available to 61% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Billings's providers, 308 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Billings covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Billings where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Billings, $52.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Billings, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Billings. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Billings's providers, 308 Mbps.

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Billings, MT internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 Mbps Cable 99%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 1.396%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 Mbps DSL 61%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
Gallatin Wireless Internet, LLC - - Wireless 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Billings with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.396% of households in Billings. The next fastest internet provider in Billings is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Billings with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Billings, $52.25.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Billings, covering 1.396% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.