High Speed Internet Providers in
The Helena Area

22
Providers
4
Deals
1.0 Gbps
Max Speed

Best Internet Providers in The Helena Area

We've found 22 internet providers in your area including 4 internet provider deals. The fastest download speed available in your area for residential plans is 1.0 Gbps! Residential, business and mobile internet providers for The Helena Area are shown below.

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Yes! Residential Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 100 Mbps
Fiber up to 940 Mbps
940 Mbps! CenturyLink provides internet in The Helena Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 100 Mbps down and 10 Mbps up and Fiber to the End User technology with max speeds of 940 Mbps down and 940 Mbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
Cable up to 1.0 Gbps
1.0 Gbps! Spectrum provides internet plans in The Helena Area using Cable Modem technology with maximum download speeds of 1.0 Gbps and maximum uploads of 35 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! HughesNet provides internet plans in The Helena Area using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 25 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 50 Mbps
50 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in The Helena Area using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 50 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Internet Providers in The Helena Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
DSL and Fiber
25 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Wireless
less than 10 Mbps
Wireless
50 Mbps
DSL and Fiber
25 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Wireless and Fiber
10 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Wireless
10 Mbps
Satellite
220 Mbps
Wireless
100 Mbps
Wireless
25 Mbps

Yes! Business Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
Satellite up to 100 Mbps
100 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in The Helena Area using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 100 Mbps and maximum uploads of 4 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Business Internet Providers in The Helena Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Business DSL
less than 10 Mbps
Business Wireless
100 Mbps
Business Fiber
50.0 Gbps

Yes! Mobile Wireless Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
5G Wireless up to 100 Mbps*

Other Mobile Wireless Providers in The Helena Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
Choice Wireless
3G Wireless
less than 10 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
* Denotes typical wireless speeds. While theoretical wireless internet download speeds are much higher, user-experienced internet speed can vary greatly depending on user location and network congestion.

Types of Internet Available in The Helena Area

DSL, Fiber, Wireless, Cable and Satellite Internet service is available to residential customers in The Helena Area. While most residential plans are also offered to small businesses, dsl, wireless, satellite and fiber business internet plans are also available to customers with specific service requirements. Mobile wireless data plans are also available in this area.

Cable Internet Coverage in The Helena Area

Cable Internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by Spectrum. Cable internet coverage is about 60% throughout the greater The Helena Area area. This includes areas where speeds of at least 250 Mbps are offered.

DSL Internet Coverage in The Helena Area

DSL Internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by 3 Rivers Communications, CenturyLink and LincTel Communications. DSL internet coverage is about 69% throughout the greater The Helena Area area. Coverages drops to 3% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 50 Mbps are offered.

Fiber Internet Coverage in The Helena Area

Fiber Internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by 3 Rivers Communications, CenturyLink, LincTel Communications and Montana Internet. Fiber internet coverage is about 9% throughout the greater The Helena Area area. This includes areas where speeds of at least 1.0 Gbps are offered.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in The Helena Area

The fastest advertised internet download speed available in The Helena Area is 1.0 Gbps available from 3 Rivers Communications. The fastest internet providers in the area include 3 Rivers Communications at 1.0 Gbps, Spectrum at 1.0 Gbps and LincTel Communications at 1.0 Gbps. The fastest advertised business-only internet download speed available in The Helena Area is 50.0 Gbps available from Zayo.

Featured Internet Service Providers in your Area

Provider
Technology
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet

FAQs of Internet Providers in The Helena Area


What is a Good Internet Speed?

The fastest residential internet speed in The Helena Area is 1.0 Gbps offered by 3 Rivers Communications. Any speed of 1.0 Gbps or greater should be more than sufficient for most any household and will allow multiple devices to browse the internet, stream videos up to 4K resolution or game online.

If the fastest available internet plan is cost prohibitive, there are other plans available with speeds of 100+ Mbps that should service households with modest needs. This will allow a few devices to connect to the internet at once and at least one device to stream HD media content or play games online.

What are the Best Internet Providers in The Helena Area?

The internet providers with the best combination of coverage and speed in the greater The Helena Area area are 3 Rivers Communications (Max 1.0 Gbps and 2% coverage), Spectrum (Max 1.0 Gbps and 63% coverage), LincTel Communications (Max 1.0 Gbps and 3% coverage), Montana Internet (Max 1.0 Gbps and 61% coverage) and CenturyLink (Max 940 Mbps and 67% coverage).

What are the Fastest Internet Providers in The Helena Area?

The fastest internet providers in The Helena Area offering residential service plans are 3 Rivers Communications at 1.0 Gbps, Spectrum at 1.0 Gbps, LincTel Communications at 1.0 Gbps, Montana Internet at 1.0 Gbps and CenturyLink at 940 Mbps.

Which Internet Provider Has the Best Internet Options for Businesses in The Helena Area?

While most residential plans are available to small businesses, business-only internet plans are also available in The Helena Area. Business Internet plans generally offer higher service availability committments, synchronous data transfer and specialized business services. The fastest business plans offered in The Helena Area are from Zayo (Max 50.0 Gbps), Global Net (Max 100 Mbps) and Viasat (Max 100 Mbps).

What is the best Residential Internet Option in The Helena Area?

Fiber optic internet connections are the best residential internet option in The Helena Area. Fiber internet providers can offer the highest upload and download speeds to residential customers. Fiber Internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by 3 Rivers Communications, CenturyLink, LincTel Communications and Montana Internet. Fiber internet coverage is about 9% throughout the greater The Helena Area area.

Cable and DSL internet services are available in most areas and speeds offered can be very high if the internet provider has upgraded their regional or neighborhood-level infrastructure to fiber. Cable Internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by Spectrum. Cable internet coverage is about 60% throughout the greater The Helena Area area. DSL Internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by 3 Rivers Communications, CenturyLink and LincTel Communications. DSL internet coverage is about 69% throughout the greater The Helena Area area.

If wired internet connections are not available at a specific address, wireless and satellite plans can be a good alternative. Fixed wireless internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by Blackfoot Communications, Global Net, Montana Internet, Softworx, T-Mobile US and Wisp West Celerity Internet. Satellite internet plans in The Helena Area are offered by HughesNet, Starlink and Viasat.

You can find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form.

What are the Best Mobile Internet Options in The Helena Area?

5G and 3G mobile wireless service is available in The Helena Area from AT&T, Boost Mobile, Choice Wireless, T-Mobile and Verizon. Satellite internet plans may also allow for mobile internet service, at an additional cost in both equipment and monthly subscription rates depending on the satellite provider.

Should I Buy My Own Router for Internet Set Up in The Helena Area?

Most Internet Service providers are now using an all-in-one unit that acts as a modem, router and wireless hotspot providing internet service throughout the home. Some providers will supply this equipment at no additional mnonthly cost, while others will charge a monthly rental fee or offer the unit for purchase outright. Generally speaking it is not advisable to buy the equipment since it can quickly become outdated and may not work with other internet providers. The exception to this are satellite service providers who generally require customers to purchase the equipment. When comparing internet service providers in The Helena Area be sure to consider equipment fees as part of the overall monthly cost.