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Internet providers in Lynchburg, VA

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Lynchburg, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Lumos Networks $39.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL6.102%
Lumos Networks $39.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.589%
Fusion Cloud Services - -DSL1.304%
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Lynchburg internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Lynchburg 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 Lynchburg area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Lynchburg residents. Cable 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 24% of those living in Lynchburg.

There are eight internet providers serving the Lynchburg area, and 96.16% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lynchburg's eight internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lynchburg

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 147 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Verizon 25 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 17 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Lynchburg

The largest internet providers in Lynchburg are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Lynchburg.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Lynchburg residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Lynchburg’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Lynchburg residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Lynchburg covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Lynchburg 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 Lynchburg, $50.99.

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 Lynchburg, $0.32.

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 Lynchburg. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lynchburg's providers, 72 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Lynchburg covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Lynchburg 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 Lynchburg, $50.99.

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 Lynchburg, $0.32.

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 Lynchburg. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lynchburg's providers, 72 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lynchburg 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Lynchburg, $50.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lynchburg, $0.32.

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 Lynchburg. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lynchburg's providers, 72 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Lynchburg with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Lynchburg. The next fastest internet provider in Lynchburg is Lumos Networks, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 6.102% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Lynchburg with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lynchburg, $50.99.

Lumos Networks is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lynchburg, covering 3.589% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.