Advertiser Disclosure While this page may contain offers from our partners, our opinions are our own. Here's how we rate providers

Internet providers in North Myrtle Beach, SC

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

Shop local providers
North Myrtle Beach City Map

Internet providers in your area

North Myrtle Beach, SC internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 -DSL85%
Frontier $54.99 -Fiber-optic83%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable90%
Bluewave Communications - 75 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic68%
Bluewave Communications - 75 - 50 MbpsDSL28%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

North Myrtle Beach internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in North Myrtle Beach is comparable to the rest of South Carolina - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the North Myrtle Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of North Myrtle Beach residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 91% of those living in North Myrtle Beach.

There are five internet providers serving the North Myrtle Beach area, and 88.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among North Myrtle Beach's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Results from real users

Average internet speeds in North Myrtle Beach

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 119 Mbps 62 Mbps DSL
Bluewave Communications 216 Mbps 96 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 137 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in North Myrtle Beach

The largest internet providers in North Myrtle Beach are Frontier and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to North Myrtle Beach.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all North Myrtle Beach residents, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 83% of the area. North Myrtle Beach’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 90% of North Myrtle Beach residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in North Myrtle Beach covering 85% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in North Myrtle Beach 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in North Myrtle Beach, $58.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in North Myrtle Beach. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all North Myrtle Beach's providers, 50 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

83%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in North Myrtle Beach covering 83% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in North Myrtle Beach, $58.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in North Myrtle Beach. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all North Myrtle Beach's providers, 50 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in North Myrtle Beach covering 90% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in North Myrtle Beach, $58.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in North Myrtle Beach, $0.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in North Myrtle Beach. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all North Myrtle Beach's providers, 50 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in North Myrtle Beach and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in North Myrtle Beach at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in North Myrtle Beach at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many North Myrtle Beach residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Bluewave Communications is the fastest internet provider in North Myrtle Beach with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 68% of households in North Myrtle Beach. The next fastest internet provider in North Myrtle Beach is Bluewave Communications, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 24% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in North Myrtle Beach with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in North Myrtle Beach, $58.74.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in North Myrtle Beach, covering 83% of the city. Bluewave Communications also offers fiber internet in North Myrtle Beach and is available to 68% of households.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.