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Internet providers in Bull Run, VA

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Bull Run, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL87%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic80%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bull Run internet service at a glance

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

The vast majority of those living in the Bull Run area will have access to cable, which covers 88% of Bull Run residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 79% of those living in Bull Run.

There are five internet providers serving the Bull Run area, and 93.81% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bull Run's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Bull Run

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

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Bull Run residents, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 80% of the area. Bull Run’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 96% of Bull Run residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Bull Run covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Bull Run 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bull Run, $54.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Bull Run, $0.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Bull Run. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bull Run's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

80%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Bull Run covering 80% 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 Bull Run than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bull Run, $54.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 Bull Run, $0.40.

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 Bull Run. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bull Run's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Bull Run covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Bull Run 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 Bull Run, $54.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bull Run, $0.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Bull Run. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bull Run's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Bull Run and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bull Run at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bull Run at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Bull Run residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Bull Run may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Bull Run cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Bull Run with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Bull Run. The next fastest internet provider in Bull Run is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 87% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Bull Run with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bull Run, $54.98.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bull Run, covering 80% 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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.