Internet providers in Manhattan, NY

Looking for the best high-speed internet service providers in Manhattan, NY? Allconnect® helps you compare availability, speeds, plans and pricing all in one place.

Internet options in Manhattan, NY

Settling down in Manhattan can be quite exciting and overwhelming at the same time. But don’t forget to set up internet and TV services in your new home to ensure a successful move. Even if you aren’t moving, you can often get a lower price or more perks just by switching providers. We can help you compare internet and cable providers in Manhattan.

Manhattan internet at a glance

There are as many as 14 internet providers serving Manhattan. You’ll be able to access different internet types and providers depending on your ZIP code and address.

Internet availability in Manhattan, NY

Manhattan, NY, residential internet providers

Compare the largest internet providers in Manhattan

The three largest internet providers in Manhattan are Spectrum, Verizon and HughesNet. Here’s an overview of their availability, internet plan options, pricing and other features.

Availability for other Manhattan internet providers

  • Enqwest – Fiber-optic and wired connection with speeds up to 5 Mbps covering 11% of Manhattan
  • FairPoint Communications – DSL network delivering with speeds up to 50 Mbps to 10% of the area
  • Pivotal Global Capacity – DSL internet delivering a maximum download speed of 8 Mbps to 27% of the city
  • Radiate Holdings – Cable and Fiber-optic connection with maximum speeds of 1,000 Mbps covering 27% of Manhattan
  • Xchange Telecom – DSL, fiber-optic, wired and wireless internet with speeds up to 1,000 Mbps serving 54% of the area

To compare Manhattan internet providers near you, click “Shop providers” to search for Manhattan internet by ZIP code or call to find plans for your address.

Fastest internet in Manhattan

Download speeds 250 Mbps or higher

Manhattan – 99%

New York – 92%  

U.S. – 73%

Download speeds 1,000 Mbps or higher

Manhattan – 16%  

New York – 4%  

U.S. – 16%

The fastest internet services in Manhattan are likely to be offered by providers with a fiber-optic or cable/fiber-optic network. Here are some of the fastest fiber-optic and cable internet providers in Manhattan.

Manhattan’s fastest max advertised download speeds

  • Radiate Holdings – Fiber-optic network with speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xchange Telecom – Fiber-optic connection with a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps
  • Spectrum – Cable network with a maximum speed of 940 Mbps
  • Verizon– Fiber-optic network with speeds up to 940 Mbps

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Cheapest internet service providers in Manhattan

There are a few internet service providers with plans starting below $50 per month and many also offer promotional discounts. In addition, you may get additional savings by bundling internet with TV and home phone services to reduce your monthly fee or using your own compatible equipment to lower the rental cost.

Cheap internet plans in Manhattan

  • Verizon – $39.99/mo.* for up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum  $49.99/mo.* for up to 100 Mbps

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Free Wi-Fi hotspots in Manhattan

There are many places in Manhattan where you can connect to the internet via free Wi-Fi hotspots. Keep in mind that these are public networks so avoid online activities that involve your sensitive information.

Here are a few public places where you can find free Wi-Fi in Manhattan:

  • Apple Store
  • Lincoln Center Park
  • Union Square Park
  • Subway stations
  • New York Public Library

Spectrum and Verizon internet customers can access the providers’ hotspots throughout Manhattan. Hotspot availability often correlates with each provider’s coverage in an area, so you may get more hotspots connection in some neighborhoods than others.

Compare internet plans near Manhattan

Moving or looking for a new deal? Let us help you find the right internet plan for your needs. Call now to start comparing providers, prices and speeds in your local area.

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