Internet providers in Lynchburg, VA

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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 cable, which covers 99% of Lynchburg residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.590% 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 200 Mbps.

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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*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lynchburg, $44.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lynchburg, $4.09.

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 Lynchburg. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lynchburg's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 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, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lynchburg, $4.09.

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 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, 63 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Lynchburg, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lynchburg, $4.09.

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 about the same as the average max speeds from all Lynchburg's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Lynchburg, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL96%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 MbpsCable99%
Lumos Networks Corp. - -DSL6.102%
Lumos Networks Corp. - -Fiber-optic3.589%
Birch Communications, Inc. - -DSL1.304%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Lynchburg with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Lynchburg. The next fastest internet provider in Lynchburg is Lumos Networks Corp., offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 3.589% 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, $44.99.

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

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

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%.