Find plans

Internet providers in Christiansburg, VA

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

Shop local providers
Christiansburg City Map

Searching for deals in your area

Christiansburg, VA internet providers

Need help? Call (844) 451-2720

Provider
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable15%
Shentel $19.99 50 - 101 MbpsCable96%
Lumos Networks $29.95 25 - 6 MbpsDSL8.553%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Christiansburg internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Christiansburg 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 Christiansburg area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Christiansburg residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Christiansburg, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Christiansburg area, and 99.12% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Christiansburg's seven internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Christiansburg

The largest internet providers in Christiansburg are Verizon, Xfinity, and Shentel bringing DSL and cable options to Christiansburg.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Christiansburg residents, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 15% of the area. Christiansburg’s third most-available internet provider, Shentel, offers cable to around 96% of Christiansburg residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Christiansburg covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Christiansburg 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Christiansburg, $39.27.

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 Christiansburg, $1.87.

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 Christiansburg. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Christiansburg's providers, 53 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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in Christiansburg covering 15% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Christiansburg, $39.27.

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 Christiansburg, $1.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Christiansburg. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Christiansburg's providers, 53 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Shentel cable internet

Provider
Shentel
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

101 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Shentel offers broadband to nearly all households in Christiansburg covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Shentel start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Christiansburg, $39.27.

Shentel customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Christiansburg, $1.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Shentel offers download speeds up to 101 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Christiansburg. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Christiansburg's providers, 53 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 Christiansburg, you’ll likely have options from DSL and cable internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Christiansburg, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Christiansburg and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Christiansburg at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Christiansburg at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Christiansburg 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 Christiansburg may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Christiansburg DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Christiansburg with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 15% of households in Christiansburg. The next fastest internet provider in Christiansburg is Shentel, offering download speeds up to 101 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Shentel offers the cheapest internet in Christiansburg with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Christiansburg, $39.27.

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.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.