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Internet providers in Richmond, VA

If you’re trying to find the best internet providers in Richmond, VA, let Allconnect® be your guide. We can help you find and compare the providers and plans that reach your address.

Internet options in Richmond, VA

Choosing the best internet provider and plan is essential to any move, whether you are new to Richmond or just making a cross-town move. Even if you aren’t relocating, we can show you whether switching providers could get you better service for a lower monthly fee. We’ll walk you through the process of comparing internet and cable providers and deciding on a plan for your new home address in Richmond.

Richmond internet at a glance

There are three major internet providers in Richmond. Based on your exact Richmond address and ZIP code, you may be able to connect to more than one internet type and provider.

Internet availability in Richmond, VA

Richmond, VA, residential internet providers

Compare the largest internet providers in Richmond, VA

The largest internet service providers in Richmond are Verizon, Xfinity and HughesNet. Here’s a guide to each provider’s service areas, internet plans, pricing and perks.

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Allconnect Rating

3.54 / 5

Availability for other Richmond internet providers

  • Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC – DSL, 15%
  • Viasat, Inc. – Satellite, 100%
  • VSAT Systems, LLC – Satellite, 100%

Find internet providers in your area of Richmond. Click “Shop providers” to search for Richmond internet by ZIP code, or call to compare plans for your specific home address.

Fastest internet in Richmond, VA

Download speeds 250 Mbps or higher

Richmond – 94%

Virginia – 80%

U.S. – 73%

Download speeds 1,000 Mbps or higher

Richmond – 0%

Virginia – 2%

U.S. – 16%

The fastest internet speeds in Richmond come through a cable or fiber-optic network. Here are the fastest internet providers in Richmond.

Richmond’s fastest max advertised download speeds

  • Xfinity – Cable network with speeds up to 987 Mbps
  • Verizon – Fiber-optic network with speeds up to 940 Mbps

Call or click below to find and compare the fastest internet plans for your Richmond address.

Cheapest internet service providers in Richmond

If you want the cheapest internet service in Richmond, one provider offers plans starting below $30/mo.* To save more, buy your own compatible equipment instead of renting and bundle your internet services with your home phone and TV services.

Cheap internet plan in Richmond

  • Xfinity – $29.99/mo.* for up to 25 Mbps

Call or click below to find and compare the cheapest internet plans for your Richmond home address.

Free Wi-Fi hotspots in Richmond

Whether you’re enjoying the many historical sites or just out for a stroll, free Wi-Fi hotspots are easy to find in Richmond.

Here are a few public places in Richmond that offer free Wi-Fi:

  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  • Union Market
  • The Lab by Alchemy Coffee Shop
  • Whisk Bakery
  • The Hill Cafe

If you subscribe to Verizon or Xfinity, you can access additional hotspots through your provider. However, hotspot availability may depend on the availability of internet service. Your results may vary based on where you are in Richmond.