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Internet providers in Bothell, WA

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Bothell, WA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL96%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic91%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bothell internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Bothell is comparable to the rest of Washington - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Bothell area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Bothell 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 91% of those living in Bothell.

There are five internet providers serving the Bothell area, and 94.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bothell's five internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Bothell

The largest internet providers in Bothell are Frontier and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Bothell.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Bothell residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 91% of the area. Bothell’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 98% of Bothell residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

96%

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

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Bothell 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bothell, $41.99.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bothell, $2.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Bothell. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bothell's providers, 274 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Bothell covering 91% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Bothell than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Bothell, $41.99.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bothell, $2.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Bothell. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bothell's providers, 274 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Bothell covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Bothell 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 Bothell, $41.99.

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 Bothell, $2.21.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Bothell. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bothell's providers, 274 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Bothell, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Bothell, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Bothell and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bothell at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Bothell at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Bothell residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Bothell with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Bothell. The next fastest internet provider in Bothell is Frontier, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Bothell with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bothell, $41.99.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bothell, covering 91% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.