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What broadband can I get in Liverpool?

Liverpool is a city of culture and commerce, from the university and Beatlesmania, to the shipping industry along its docks. With thousands of residents and businesses, decent broadband is essential - and fortunately, that’s exactly what the North-West city has to offer.

The vast majority of Liverpool is covered by BT (www.bt.com), and there’s excellent fibre optic coverage as well. The BT Openreach network means there’s also a good chance you can get a package from Sky (www.sky.com), TalkTalk (www.talktalk.co.uk), Plusnet (www.plus.net), or Fuel (www.fuelbroadband.co.uk), all of which are available in much of the city.

Virgin Media (www.virginmedia.com) sees okay coverage too, though it’s absent around the heart of the city and along the docks. You’re more likely to be in a Virgin Media postcode if you live in a residential area away from the city centre. Its network extends north to Crosby and south to Garston, and covers much of St Helens, Huyton, and Kirkby nearby too - as well as most of Birkenhead.

Ultrafast provider Hyperoptic also has a presence in a few select areas of Liverpool, mostly in the centre and along the Mersey, and there’s a promise that it’ll keep on rolling out across the city.

Overall, download speeds around Merseyside are pretty good - reaching over 30Mb isn’t uncommon at all, thanks to its good fibre optic coverage. With an ADSL connection, speeds of 8Mb or above are likely, and fibre optic broadband is almost entirely available at speeds of 24Mb and above. There are, however, a few iffy spots of slower speed, particularly around Vauxhall and Everton.

All manner of things can affect what broadband speeds and packages are available to you, from your neighbourhood to the kind of building you live in. Use the postcode checker above to see what you can get in your area of Liverpool.

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FAQs

  1. How do I switch broadband provider?
    The process of changing your broadband provider is actually pretty straightforward. First, you put your postcode into our impartial comparison tool. We’ll display the broadband, phone and TV deals available where you live, then you can use our search filters to narrow down the options and find the perfect package for your household. Finally, you sign up with your new provider online. They’ll contact your existing provider and take care of everything else for you. The actual switch should be virtually seamless, and in the vast majority of cases it is. Your new broadband provider will send you all the stuff you need to get set up, like a new wireless router and/or TV set-top box.
  2. How long does it take to switch broadband?
    When you sign up to a new provider, they’ll contact your existing one and request a transfer of your service. While switching times vary depending on the type of package, it shouldn’t usually take more than 10 working days. It can take longer if you don’t currently have a phone line, as an engineer will need to come out and install one for you.
  3. Can I keep my email address if I change provider?
    This depends entirely on who your current provider is. If your email address is from BT, Sky, TalkTalk, Virgin Media, or Plusnet, you'll still have access to your emails at least temporarily - but we'd suggest changing over to a free service like Gmail or Outlook so you don't need to worry about losing all your emails just for switching broadband. See our guide for more info.
  4. Can I get broadband without a phone line?
    Cable giant Virgin Media is the only major UK provider to offer broadband without a telephone line. Its fibre optic network is completely separate from the copper phone wire network that ordinarily connects you to the web. Aside from this, the only alternative is to use mobile broadband instead - then you have no requirement for a landline. But, if your internet use is anything other than particularly light, this might just prove to be too slow or too restrictive to need your needs. If these aren’t an option, then finding a provider with a low line rental charge might be your best bet.
  5. Can I save money by bundling TV, phone and broadband?
    Yes you can. Providers like Sky and Virgin Media offer competitively priced bundles, comprising broadband, homephone and TV, and getting all three services from the same place often leads to significant savings. It also makes it easier to manage finances, as all services come on a single bill.
  6. I'm moving house - how do I get a phone line?
    Unless you're moving to a new build, there's a good chance your new home will already have a phone line, and you'll just need to get it activated or connected to your chosen provider. If not, however, your new provider will give you all the info you need for getting a new one installed when you sign up to a package.
  7. Do I need fibre optic broadband?

    Fibre optic broadband is much faster and much more reliable than broadband through the phone line, but it’s not essential for everyone. If you just want to browse the web, check email, Facebook, Twitter etc, you’ll be fine with standard broadband through the phone line.

    However, if you stream a lot of video, download music, films and games, and other such activities, you will likely find a fibre connection hugely beneficial.

    It’s also a boon for large households, especially ones with lots of gadgets like smartphones, tablets, and computers connected up most of the time. The more people using a connection, the slower it will be, so if you have a big family where lots of people want to connect to the web at the same time, for example, a fibre connection will ensure everyone can get a good experience.