skip to main content

Internet providers in Columbus, IN

1. Frontier
22% available in Columbus
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
Speeds may vary

Sign up for Fiber 2 Gig Internet and claim a $200 Visa Reward Card.

2. Xfinity
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
3. Hughesnet
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

4. Viasat
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
5. TOAST.net
50% available in Columbus
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
6. Blueriver Networking Services, Inc.
16% available in Columbus
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
15Mbps
7. Internet Communications, Inc.
60% available in Columbus
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Comcast Business
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

User Rating(41)
2. Frontier
28% available in Columbus
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
Speeds may vary

Sign up for Fiber 2 Gig Internet and claim a $200 Visa Reward Card.

3. Hughesnet
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

4. Viasat
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
5. TOAST.net
50% available in Columbus
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
6. Ooma
50% available in Columbus
Ooma
Connection:
Wireless LTE
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
Link not provided
7. DataBank
7% available in Columbus
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
8. Zayo Group
12% available in Columbus
Connection:
DSL, Fiber, Fixed Wireless & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
9. Blueriver Networking Services, Inc.
16% available in Columbus
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
10. Intelligent Fiber Network
40% available in Columbus
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
11. Internet Communications, Inc.
60% available in Columbus
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Mint
Available in Columbus
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
2. Visible
Available in Columbus
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
3. Xfinity Mobile
Available in Columbus
Connection:
Mobile
Xfinity Mobile
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating

Save up to $830 on an eligible 5g phone with trade in!

4. Verizon Wireless
67% available in Columbus
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
5. AT&T Wireless
99% available in Columbus
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
5G Speeds may vary

User Rating

What’s a good internet speed?

Take our quiz to find out how much internet speed you need. Or use our internet speed test to test your current speeds.

0–5 Mbps

Works for:

  • Checking email
  • Streaming music on one device
  • Searching on Google

5–40 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video on one device
  • Video calling with Skype or FaceTime
  • Online gaming for one player

40–100 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming HD video on a few devices
  • Multiplayer online gaming
  • Downloading large files

100–500 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video in UHD on multiple screens
  • Downloading files quickly
  • Gaming online for multiple players

500–1,000+ Mbps

Works for:

  • Doing a lot of almost anything

Internet in Columbus

Moving towns or switching internet providers can be confusing and stressful. Comparing internet providers against the averages in the Columbus area can help you choose the right internet and get back to your life.

Average starting price
$59.7/mo

Average speed
139.4 Mbps

Fastest provider

Most popular provider

Columbus Residential Internet Coverage

The small suburban community of Columbus has a growing population of 44,000 people. Several national and local internet service companies bring different types of internet coverage to this community.

One popular option in Columbus is AT&T, which offers both DSL and fiber internet. Service covers Cuba in the north and runs south to Jonesville.

For residents of northern Columbus, CenturyLink is an excellent option. The CenturyLink network reaches North Columbus, Parkside, and Cuba.

For cable, many customers choose Xfinity. With the exclusion of a few northeastern neighborhoods, all of Columbus is covered.

With a service map that runs through central and southwestern Columbus, Smithville Holding Company is widely available in this area. Coverage reaches from Burnsville in the east to Jonesville in the south.

Lightbound is another local option that covers most of the major neighborhoods in Columbus.

Central neighborhoods enjoy access to the internet through Fairnet. Neighborhoods within this company's service area include Parkside, State Street, East Columbus, and Everroad Park.

One Communications offers sporadic coverage throughout Columbus and surrounding communities. Some of the neighborhoods it serves include Everroad Park, Jonesville, and Cuba.

Is your internet running slow?

Chances are all that buffering and lag you’re experiencing is not normal. Test your internet speed with our helpful tool to find out if you need faster internet.

Test your current speed

Take our speed test so you can compare your internet service against the competition.

Test your speed to load comparison data

Download speed
000 Mbps

Upload speed
000 Mbps

Latency (ping)
00 ms

Jitter
00 ms

Compare to speeds in your area

Our averages are based on hundreds of thousands of speed tests just like yours.

Data based on internet speed tests performed in Columbus

Average download speed
139.36 Mbps

Average upload speed
44.51 Mbps

Average latency (ping)
28.64 ms

Average jitter
31.9 ms

 

Looking for an easy way to test and track your internet speed anywhere?

Download our free, easy-to-use speed test app for quick and reliable results.

Internet Provider Availability Map

Click to Activate Interactive Map

Learn more about Frontier

Learn more about Xfinity

Learn more about Hughesnet

Learn more about Viasat

Learn more about TOAST.net

Learn more about Blueriver Networking Services, Inc.

Learn more about Internet Communications, Inc.

What is the best internet provider in Columbus?

Compare internet providers in your area

Still unsure which internet provider to choose? Check out some of our head-to-head comparisons to help narrow down your decision.

vs

Summary of Columbus internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User rating Order online
Frontier DSL N/A 3.5/5 View Plans for Frontier
Xfinity Cable 1200 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Xfinity
Hughesnet Satellite 100 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Hughesnet
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Viasat
TOAST.net DSL & Fiber 100 Mbps 4.0/5 View Plans for TOAST.net
Blueriver Networking Services, Inc. Fixed Wireless 15 Mbps N/A View Plans for Blueriver Networking Services, Inc.
Internet Communications, Inc. Fixed Wireless 1000 Mbps N/A View Plans for Internet Communications, Inc.

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

Customer reviews of internet providers in Columbus

Don't worry, you're not alone out there. Read some reviews from verified customers to get the real scoop
on internet providers in Columbus.

XFINITY

Overall:
Service:
Pricing:
Speed:

Barbara P | 11-05-2018

I am a senior citizen and I cannot afford very much I need to really cut some of this stuff out I'll be 80 years old and I do like to watch TV and movies this is all there is for seniors to do but it's so expensive

Was this review helpful? Yes 315 No 14

Most helpful reviews

XFINITY

Overall:
Service:
Pricing:
Speed:

Barbara P | 11-05-2018

I am a senior citizen and I cannot afford very much I need to really cut some of this stuff out I'll be 80 years old and I do like to watch TV and movies this is all there is for seniors to do but it's so expensive

Was this review helpful? Yes 315 No 14

See internet providers in nearby cities.

Live in a small town or suburb outside of Columbus? We got you covered, too.

    IN    Columbus
Back to top