High Speed Internet Providers in
The Seattle Metropolitan Area

47
Providers
7
Deals
8.0 Gbps
Max Speed

Best Internet Providers in The Seattle Metropolitan Area

We've found 47 internet providers in your area including 7 internet provider deals. The fastest download speed available in your area for residential plans is 8.0 Gbps! Residential, business and mobile internet providers for The Seattle Metropolitan Area are shown below.

Want more accurate results?
Find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form. You can also search for the best internet providers in your area, including by zip code, city and town using our internet provider map.

Yes! Residential Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 140 Mbps
Fiber up to 940 Mbps
940 Mbps! CenturyLink provides internet in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 140 Mbps down and 20 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 2.0 Gbps
2.0 Gbps! Xfinity provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Cable Modem technology with maximum download speeds of 2.0 Gbps and maximum uploads of 200 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! Consolidated Communications provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 25 Mbps and maximum uploads of 5 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 500 Mbps
500 Mbps! Fidium Fiber provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 500 Mbps and maximum uploads of 75 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 Seattle Metropolitan 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.
Fiber up to 8.0 Gbps
8.0 Gbps! Quantum Fiber provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Fiber to the End User technology with maximum download speeds of 8.0 Gbps and maximum uploads of 8.0 Gbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 30 Mbps
30 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 30 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Wireless
75 Mbps
DSL and Cable
1.0 Gbps to 1.2 Gbps
Cable and Fiber
500 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Wireless
1.0 Gbps
Fiber and Wireless
50 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Cable
400 Mbps
DSL
less than 10 Mbps
DSL and Cable
10 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Cable
300 Mbps
Wireless and Fiber
10 Mbps to 100 Mbps
Satellite
50 Mbps
Wireless
10 Mbps
Wireless
100 Mbps
DSL
1.0 Gbps
Wireless
10 Mbps
DSL and Fiber
less than 10 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
DSL and Fiber
115 Mbps to 5.0 Gbps

Yes! Business Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
Fiber up to 1.0 Gbps
1.0 Gbps! Xfinity provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Fiber to the End User technology with maximum download speeds of 1.0 Gbps and maximum uploads of 1.0 Gbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 50 Mbps
50 Mbps! Consolidated Communications provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 50 Mbps and maximum uploads of 10 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 35 Mbps
35 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 35 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Business DSL and Fiber
45 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps
Business Wireless
75 Mbps
Business Fiber
1.0 Gbps
Business Fiber
100.0 Gbps
Business Fiber
20.0 Gbps
Business DSL
1.0 Gbps
Business Fiber
50 Mbps
Business Fiber
100 Mbps
Business Fiber
100.0 Gbps
Business DSL
less than 10 Mbps
Business Fiber
100 Mbps
Business Wireless
100 Mbps
Business DSL
600 Mbps
UPN
Business Fiber
10.0 Gbps
Business Fiber
10.0 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
4G Wireless
30 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area

Wireless, DSL, Cable, Fiber and Satellite Internet service is available to residential customers in The Seattle Metropolitan Area. While most residential plans are also offered to small businesses, dsl, fiber, wireless and satellite 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area

Cable Internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Astound Broadband, Bluespan, Xfinity, Netrix, Rainier Connect and Salish Networks. Cable internet coverage is about 97% throughout the greater The Seattle Metropolitan Area area. Coverages drops to 96% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 250 Mbps are offered.

DSL Internet Coverage in The Seattle Metropolitan Area

DSL Internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Astound Broadband, CenturyLink, Consolidated Communications, Fidium Fiber, Oregon Telephone Corporation, Rainier Connect, TalusLink, Whidbey Telecom and Ziply Fiber. DSL internet coverage is about 70% throughout the greater The Seattle Metropolitan Area area. Coverages drops to 21% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 50 Mbps are offered.

Fiber Internet Coverage in The Seattle Metropolitan Area

Fiber Internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Bluespan, CenturyLink, Highlands Fiber Network, Quantum Fiber, Sound Internet Services, Whidbey Telecom and Ziply Fiber. Fiber internet coverage is about 41% throughout the greater The Seattle Metropolitan Area area. Coverages drops to 23% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 1.0 Gbps are offered.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in The Seattle Metropolitan Area

The fastest advertised internet download speed available in The Seattle Metropolitan Area is 8.0 Gbps available from Quantum Fiber. The fastest internet providers in the area include Quantum Fiber at 8.0 Gbps, Ziply Fiber at 5.0 Gbps and Xfinity at 2.0 Gbps. The fastest advertised business-only internet download speed available in The Seattle Metropolitan Area is 100.0 Gbps available from Cogent Communication.

Featured Internet Service Providers in your Area

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

FAQs of Internet Providers in The Seattle Metropolitan Area


What is a Good Internet Speed?

The fastest residential internet speed in The Seattle Metropolitan Area is 8.0 Gbps offered by Quantum Fiber. 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area?

The internet providers with the best combination of coverage and speed in the greater The Seattle Metropolitan Area area are Ziply Fiber (Max 5.0 Gbps and 28% coverage), Xfinity (Max 2.0 Gbps and 93% coverage) and Astound Broadband (Max 1.2 Gbps and 13% coverage).

What are the Fastest Internet Providers in The Seattle Metropolitan Area?

The fastest internet providers in The Seattle Metropolitan Area offering residential service plans are Quantum Fiber at 8.0 Gbps, Ziply Fiber at 5.0 Gbps, Xfinity at 2.0 Gbps, Astound Broadband at 1.2 Gbps and Bluespan at 1.0 Gbps.

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

While most residential plans are available to small businesses, business-only internet plans are also available in The Seattle Metropolitan Area. Business Internet plans generally offer higher service availability committments, synchronous data transfer and specialized business services. The fastest business plans offered in The Seattle Metropolitan Area are from Cogent Communication (Max 100.0 Gbps), NoaNet (Max 100.0 Gbps), Fatbeam (Max 20.0 Gbps), UPN (Max 10.0 Gbps) and Zayo (Max 10.0 Gbps).

What is the best Residential Internet Option in The Seattle Metropolitan Area?

Fiber optic internet connections are the best residential internet option in The Seattle Metropolitan Area. Fiber internet providers can offer the highest upload and download speeds to residential customers. Fiber Internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Bluespan, CenturyLink, Highlands Fiber Network, Quantum Fiber, Sound Internet Services, Whidbey Telecom and Ziply Fiber. Fiber internet coverage is about 41% throughout the greater The Seattle Metropolitan 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Astound Broadband, Bluespan, Xfinity, Netrix, Rainier Connect and Salish Networks. Cable internet coverage is about 97% throughout the greater The Seattle Metropolitan Area area. DSL Internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Astound Broadband, CenturyLink, Consolidated Communications, Fidium Fiber, Oregon Telephone Corporation, Rainier Connect, TalusLink, Whidbey Telecom and Ziply Fiber. DSL internet coverage is about 70% throughout the greater The Seattle Metropolitan 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area are offered by Althea, Google Fiber, Highlands Fiber Network, Sound Internet Services, StarTouch, T-Mobile US and UScellular . Satellite internet plans in The Seattle Metropolitan 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area?

5G and 4G mobile wireless service is available in The Seattle Metropolitan Area from AT&T, Boost Mobile, T-Mobile, UScellular 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 Seattle Metropolitan 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 Seattle Metropolitan Area be sure to consider equipment fees as part of the overall monthly cost.