Cheap broadband deals
How to compare the cheapest broadband deals in your area
Cheap broadband packages can save you hundreds of pounds a year.
In fact the top 20% of our customers have found they can save up to
£260 just by calling our team and switching to a better broadband
Call our friendly, independent experts on 0800 542
4704 and ask us to compare the cheapest broadband packages
in your area. We'll use our Ofcom-approved Price Comparison
Calculator to check all the deals for quality and a value, based on
your household's needs, and recommend the right one for you.
3 of the cheapest broadband deals for April 2014:
- Primus Saver Phone & Broadband 40Gb + Evening/Weekend
- Plusnet Unlimited with Weekend Calls
- EE Fibre Broadband & Weekend Calls
What is a cheap broadband deal?
A cheap broadband deal is a low cost package that includes
internet access, usually accompanied by line rental. It may also
include home phone and digital TV services, if you opt for a triple
play TV, broadband & phone deal with a single provider.
Simplifydigital often recommends moving to a triple play package as
the cheapest option for consumers who like to enjoy digital TV at
Did you know that Sky, Virgin Media and TalkTalk now offer
compelling discounts on their combined broadband, phone and TV
packages that make them almost as cheap as a basic triple play
package from the cheapest providers? Ongoing half price discounts,
price reductions and special offers make premium broadband, phone
& TV a lot more affordable, bringing the annual price down
considerably. You can also make your package even cheaper by paying
for line rental up front, which typically knocks about £4 off the
monthly line rental amount you'd otherwise be paying.
Our top 3 tips on comparing the cheapest broadband deals:
- Check the download allowance. Cheap broadband packages
will often have monthly usage allowances, stepping out of which may
cost you more than you think. Depending on how much you use the
internet a 40GB usage allowance may be all you need, if you have
multiple users though who could be downloading or streaming a lot
of content you might find yourself hitting that amount fairly
- Check the speeds of the package.For most people a standard 'up
to' 14Mbps broadband package will be fine but the more people that
use the network then you could find that speed slows down to a
- Check for hidden costs.You've seen an advertised monthly fee
that seems reasonable, but have you factored in any additional
costs, such as line rental, fees if you go over your download
limit, installation or equipment costs? These can mount up and you
might be surprised by your first bill if you don't double
How do I compare cheap broadband packages?
Just pop your postcode into the box at the top of this page to
compare the cheapest broadband deals for your area. You'll see all
the available packages where you live and be able to filter by
what's important to you, whether that's first year costs, speeds or
download limits. When you've found the right deal, you can visit
the supplier's website to purchase, or give us a call on
0800 542 4704 to see if our friendly advisors can
recommend an even better package.