Advertiser Disclosure While this page may contain offers from our partners, our opinions are our own. Here's how we rate providers

Internet providers in Bennington, VT

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

Shop local providers
Bennington City Map

Internet providers in your area

Bennington, VT internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Telephone Operating Company of Vermont $34.95 24 - 25 MbpsDSL100%
FirstLight Fiber - -DSL45%
Burlington Telecom $40.00 5 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.028%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Bennington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Bennington is comparable to the rest of Vermont - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Bennington area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Bennington residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.030% of those living in Bennington.

There are seven internet providers serving the Bennington area, and 99.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bennington's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Bennington

The largest internet providers in Bennington are Xfinity, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Bennington.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Bennington residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, which covers 100% of the area. Bennington’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Bennington residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Bennington covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Bennington 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 Bennington, $41.64.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bennington, $2.45.

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 Bennington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Bennington's providers, 217 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont DSL internet

Provider

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont

Starting price*
$34.95/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers broadband to all households in Bennington covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Telephone Operating Company of Vermont uses telephone lines in Bennington 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 Telephone Operating Company of Vermont start at $34.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Bennington, $41.64.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 24 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.46 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bennington, $2.45.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Bennington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bennington's providers, 217 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

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 Bennington covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bennington 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 Bennington, $41.64.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bennington, $2.45.

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 Bennington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bennington's providers, 217 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Burlington Telecom is the fastest internet provider in Bennington with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.028% of households in Bennington. The next fastest internet provider in Bennington is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Bennington with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bennington, $41.64.

Burlington Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bennington, covering 3.028% of the city.

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%.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.