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Looking for just broadband only deals? No problem. Search for cheap broadband only deals in your area by entering your postcode below. Find & compare the UK's ADSL copper broadband (typical 11Mbps speeds), superfast fibre broadband (typical 30Mbps+ speeds) & ultrafast fibre broadband (300Mbps+ speeds) that are available without a home phone calling plan. For total clarity, the costs shown below include phone line rental (where necessary) & any upfront costs like postage for the wireless router. It's also worth reading our blog for all the latest cheap broadband deals aswell.

Further reading you may find useful:
1. Why the confusion around broadband only deals? 2. Different definitions of broadband only 3. Which providers offer broadband only deals? 4. Do I need a phone line or not? 5. Other frequently asked questions

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Provider Package Details Average Speed* Download Limit Contract Period Costs Visit Provider Website
Sky Fibre

Average speed*: 59Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£25.00 per month,
1st year cost £300.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Recommended By Broadband Internet UKSky Broadband Superfast + Sky Talk Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes Sky Phone Line Rental & Sky Talk Shield To Freeze Out The Cold Calls
Pricing May Change During The 18 Month Period
New Sky Q Hub + FREE Activation + FREE Postage & Packing + FREE McAfee Internet Security Trial
For An Extra £5p/m Add Sky Broadband Boost Offering Evening & Weekend Engineer Visits At No Extra Cost, Daily Line Checks, Guaranteed Wi-Fi In Every Room & The Sky Broadband Buddy App To Manage Screen Time & Pause The Internet
Sky Guarantee Your Download Line Speed Or Your Money Back (Terms Apply)
Joint Fewest Broadband Complaints In The Industry For Q4 2019 (Source: Ofcom May 2020)
59Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £25.00 1st year cost: £300.00 Go to the Sky Fibre website
BT Superfast Fibre

Average speed*: 50Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£26.99 per month,
1st year cost £333.87,
Contract period: 24 months
Recommended By Broadband Internet UKBT Fibre 1 + Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes BT Phone Line Rental, BT Virus Protect & BT Cloud Storage
Add A Flexible BT TV Channel Pack From £10p/m
New BT TV Channel Packs Include Premium Channels Like Sky Atlantic, Sky One, Sky Cinema, BT Sport & Sky Sports
FREE £50 BT Reward Card To Go Shopping With - Hurry! Ends 13th August 2020
Broadband Complaints Lower Than The Industry Average For Q4 2019 (Source: Ofcom May 2020)
50Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £26.99 1st year cost: £333.87 Go to the BT Superfast Fibre website

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Provider Package Details Average Speed* Download Limit Contract Period Costs Visit Provider Website
PlusNet

Average speed*: 10Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£17.99 per month,
1st year cost £215.88,
Contract period: 18 months
Plusnet Unlimited Broadband
Cost Includes Plusnet Phone Line Rental
NEW! Fixed Price Broadband & Line Rental Guaranteed For Duration Of The Contract
FREE Calls To Award-Winning UK Customer Support
End Of Contract Reminder & Account Review
No Activation Fee + £50 Reward Card To Spend - Hurry! Ends Soon
10Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £17.99 1st year cost: £215.88 Go to the PlusNet website
NOW TV

Average speed*: 11Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£18.00 per month,
1st year cost £221.00,
Contract period: 12 months
NOW TV Brilliant Broadband - The Super Saver
Cost Includes Phone Line Rental
No Contract Option Available For An Extra £60
Add Sky Cinema & Sky Sports For An Extra £5.99p/m & £20p/m Respectively
12 Months FREE Anytime Calls To UK Landlines - Usually An Extra £8 A Month + No Activation Fee (Save £15) + Get 22% Off The NOW TV Entertainment Pass - Hurry! Offer Ends Soon
11Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £18.00 1st year cost: £221.00 Go to the NOW TV website
Post Office

Average speed*: 11Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£18.00 per month,
1st year cost £216.00,
Contract period: 12 months
Post Office Unlimited Broadband + FREE Calls To Other Post Office Home Phone Customers
Cost Is Fixed For Contract Length & Includes Post Office Phone Line Rental
FREE UK Support, Wi-Fi Router + 6 Months FREE F-Secure SAFE Online Security For All Devices
No Upfront Fee + Special £18 Per Month Price (Usually £30 A Month)
11Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £18.00 1st year cost: £216.00 Go to the Post Office website
John Lewis

Average speed*: 10Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£20.00 per month,
1st year cost £240.00,
Contract period: 12 months
John Lewis Unlimited Broadband + Evening & Weekend Phone Calls To UK Landlines
Costs Include John Lewis Phone Line Rental
No Activation Or Router Delivery Charges + FREE Comprehensive PC Security Package From BullGuard
24/7 Freephone UK Customer Support
FREE £40 John Lewis E-Gift Card
10Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £20.00 1st year cost: £240.00 Go to the John Lewis website
Sky

Average speed*: 11Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£22.00 per month,
1st year cost £264.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Sky Broadband Essential + Sky Talk Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes Sky Phone Line Rental & Sky Talk Shield To Freeze Out The Cold Calls
Pricing May Change During The 18 Month Period
Sky Broadband Hub + FREE Activation + FREE McAfee Internet Security Trial
For An Extra £5p/m Add Sky Broadband Boost Offering Evening & Weekend Engineer Visits At No Extra Cost, Daily Line Checks, Guaranteed Wi-Fi In Every Room & The Sky Broadband Buddy App To Manage Screen Time & Pause The Internet
Perfect For Catch-Up TV, Browsing & Downloading
11Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £22.00 1st year cost: £264.00 Go to the Sky website
PlusNet Fibre

Average speed*: 36Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£22.50 per month,
1st year cost £270.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Plusnet Unlimited Fibre Broadband
Cost Includes Plusnet Phone Line Rental
NEW! Fixed Price Broadband & Line Rental Guaranteed For Duration Of The Contract
FREE Calls To Award-Winning UK Customer Support
End Of Contract Reminder & Account Review
No Activation Fee To Pay + £50 Reward Card To Spend - Hurry! Ends Soon
36Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £22.50 1st year cost: £270.00 Go to the PlusNet Fibre website
EE

Average speed*: 10Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£22.50 per month,
1st year cost £280.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Totally Unlimited EE Standard Broadband + Pay As You Use Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes EE Phone Line Rental
FREE Norton Security Premium Worth £69.99
£50 Switching Credit (terms apply)
Add Anytime Calls For £5 A Month
5GB Data Boost To Your EE Pay Monthly Mobile Plan Worth £12.99 A Month
£2.50p/m Discount Available For EE Pay Monthly Mobile Customers
10Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £22.50 1st year cost: £280.00 Go to the EE website
TalkTalk

Average speed*: 11Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£22.95 per month,
1st year cost £275.40,
Contract period: 18 months
Award-Winning TalkTalk Fast Broadband
Price Stays The Same For The Length Of The 18 Month Contract
Costs Shown Include TalkTalk Phone Line Rental
Industry Leading Privacy & Security Features Like CallSafe, TalkSafe & SuperSafe Boost
No Setup Fee - Hurry! Ends Soon
11Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £22.95 1st year cost: £275.40 Go to the TalkTalk website
NOW TV Fibre

Average speed*: 36Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£23.00 per month,
1st year cost £281.00,
Contract period: 12 months
NOW TV Fab Fibre - For The Everyday Surfer
Cost Includes Phone Line Rental
No Contract Option Available For An Extra £60
Add Sky Cinema & Sky Sports For An Extra £5.99p/m & £20p/m Respectively
12 Months FREE Anytime Calls To UK Landlines - Usually An Extra £8 A Month + No Activation Fee (Save £15) + Get 22% Off The NOW TV Entertainment Pass - Hurry! Offer Ends Soon
36Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £23.00 1st year cost: £281.00 Go to the NOW TV Fibre website
Vodafone Fibre

Average speed*: 35Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£23.00 per month,
1st year cost £276.00,
Contract period: 24 months
Vodafone Superfast 1 Fibre Broadband
NEW Vodafone Wi-Fi Hub For A More Reliable Connection
£0 Vodafone Phone Line Rental + £0 Setup Fee + No New Line Installation Fee (Save £60)
6 Months FREE F-Secure Anti-Virus Protection For Up To 5 Devices
Ultra-Smart Vodafone Broadband App To Check Your Speed
Existing Vodafone Pay Monthly Mobile Customers Pay From £21 A Month (£2p/m Discount)
35Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £23.00 1st year cost: £276.00 Go to the Vodafone Fibre website
TalkTalk Fibre

Average speed*: 38Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£23.50 per month,
1st year cost £282.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Award-Winning TalkTalk Faster Fibre Broadband
Price Stays The Same For The Length Of The 18 Month Contract
Costs Shown Include TalkTalk Phone Line Rental & The New Powerful Wi-Fi Hub
Industry Leading Privacy & Security Features Like CallSafe, TalkSafe & SuperSafe Boost
No Setup Fee + 30-Day Great Connection Guarantee - Love Your New TalkTalk Fibre Connection Or You Are Free To Leave - Hurry! Ends Soon
38Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £23.50 1st year cost: £282.00 Go to the TalkTalk Fibre website
BT Superfast Fibre

Average speed*: 36Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£24.99 per month,
1st year cost £319.87,
Contract period: 24 months
BT Fibre Essential + Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes BT Phone Line Rental, BT Virus Protect & BT Cloud Storage
Add A Flexible BT TV Channel Pack From £10p/m
New BT TV Channel Packs Include Premium Channels Like Sky Atlantic, Sky One, Sky Cinema, BT Sport & Sky Sports
Price Cut - Save £48 Over The Contract Period - Hurry! Ends 13th August 2020
36Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £24.99 1st year cost: £319.87 Go to the BT Superfast Fibre website
Post Office Fibre

Average speed*: 38Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£25.00 per month,
1st year cost £300.00,
Contract period: 12 months
Post Office Unlimited Fibre Broadband + FREE Calls To Other Post Office Home Phone Customers
Cost Is Fixed For Contract Length & Includes Post Office Phone Line Rental
FREE UK Support, Wi-Fi Router + 6 Months FREE F-Secure SAFE Online Security For All Devices
No Upfront Fee + Special £25 Per Month Price (Usually £37 A Month)
38Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £25.00 1st year cost: £300.00 Go to the Post Office Fibre website
Sky Fibre

Average speed*: 59Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£25.00 per month,
1st year cost £300.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Recommended By Broadband Internet UKSky Broadband Superfast + Sky Talk Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes Sky Phone Line Rental & Sky Talk Shield To Freeze Out The Cold Calls
Pricing May Change During The 18 Month Period
New Sky Q Hub + FREE Activation + FREE Postage & Packing + FREE McAfee Internet Security Trial
For An Extra £5p/m Add Sky Broadband Boost Offering Evening & Weekend Engineer Visits At No Extra Cost, Daily Line Checks, Guaranteed Wi-Fi In Every Room & The Sky Broadband Buddy App To Manage Screen Time & Pause The Internet
Sky Guarantee Your Download Line Speed Or Your Money Back (Terms Apply)
Joint Fewest Broadband Complaints In The Industry For Q4 2019 (Source: Ofcom May 2020)
59Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £25.00 1st year cost: £300.00 Go to the Sky Fibre website
NOW TV Fibre

Average speed*: 63Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£25.00 per month,
1st year cost £305.00,
Contract period: 12 months
NOW TV Super Fibre - Speed Demon
Cost Includes Phone Line Rental
No Contract Option Available For An Extra £60
Add Sky Cinema & Sky Sports For An Extra £5.99p/m & £20p/m Respectively
12 Months FREE Anytime Calls To UK Landlines - Usually An Extra £8 A Month + No Activation Fee (Save £15) + Get 22% Off The NOW TV Entertainment Pass - Hurry! Offer Ends Soon
63Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £25.00 1st year cost: £305.00 Go to the NOW TV Fibre website
Vodafone Fibre

Average speed*: 63Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£25.00 per month,
1st year cost £300.00,
Contract period: 24 months
Vodafone Superfast 2 Fibre Broadband
NEW Vodafone Wi-Fi Hub For A More Reliable Connection
£0 Vodafone Phone Line Rental + £0 Setup Fee + No New Line Installation Fee (Save £60)
6 Months FREE F-Secure Anti-Virus Protection For Up To 5 Devices
Ultra-Smart Vodafone Broadband App To Check Your Speed
Existing Vodafone Pay Monthly Mobile Customers Pay From £23 A Month (£2p/m Discount)
63Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £25.00 1st year cost: £300.00 Go to the Vodafone Fibre website
PlusNet Fibre

Average speed*: 66Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£25.99 per month,
1st year cost £311.88,
Contract period: 18 months
Plusnet Unlimited Fibre Extra Broadband
Cost Includes Plusnet Phone Line Rental
NEW! Fixed Price Broadband & Line Rental Guaranteed For Duration Of The Contract
FREE Calls To Award-Winning UK Customer Support
End Of Contract Reminder & Account Review
No Activation Fee To Pay + £50 Reward Card To Spend - Hurry! Ends Soon
66Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £25.99 1st year cost: £311.88 Go to the PlusNet Fibre website
TalkTalk Fibre

Average speed*: 67Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£26.00 per month,
1st year cost £312.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Award-Winning TalkTalk Superfast Fibre Broadband
Price Stays The Same For The Length Of The 18 Month Contract
Costs Shown Include TalkTalk Phone Line Rental & The New Powerful Wi-Fi Hub
Industry Leading Privacy & Security Features Like CallSafe, TalkSafe & SuperSafe Boost
No Setup Fee + 30-Day Great Connection Guarantee - Love Your New TalkTalk Fibre Connection Or You Are Free To Leave
67Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £26.00 1st year cost: £312.00 Go to the TalkTalk Fibre website
BT Superfast Fibre

Average speed*: 50Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£26.99 per month,
1st year cost £333.87,
Contract period: 24 months
Recommended By Broadband Internet UKBT Fibre 1 + Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes BT Phone Line Rental, BT Virus Protect & BT Cloud Storage
Add A Flexible BT TV Channel Pack From £10p/m
New BT TV Channel Packs Include Premium Channels Like Sky Atlantic, Sky One, Sky Cinema, BT Sport & Sky Sports
FREE £50 BT Reward Card To Go Shopping With - Hurry! Ends 13th August 2020
Broadband Complaints Lower Than The Industry Average For Q4 2019 (Source: Ofcom May 2020)
50Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £26.99 1st year cost: £333.87 Go to the BT Superfast Fibre website
BT

Average speed*: 10Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£26.99 per month,
1st year cost £343.87,
Contract period: 24 months
BT Broadband + Weekend Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes BT Phone Line Rental, BT Virus Protect & BT Cloud Storage
Add A Flexible BT TV Channel Pack From £10p/m
New BT TV Channel Packs Include Premium Channels Like Sky Atlantic, Sky One, Sky Cinema, BT Sport & Sky Sports
Hurry! Ends 13th August 2020
10Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £26.99 1st year cost: £343.87 Go to the BT website
EE Fibre

Average speed*: 36Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£27.00 per month,
1st year cost £324.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Totally Unlimited EE Fibre Broadband + Pay As You Use Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes EE Phone Line Rental
FREE Norton Security Premium Worth £69.99
£50 Switching Credit (terms apply)
Add Anytime Calls For £5 A Month
5GB Data Boost To Your EE Pay Monthly Mobile Plan Worth £12.99 A Month
FREE Setup - Save £15 + £3p/m Discount Available For EE Pay Monthly Mobile Customers
Joint Fewest Broadband Complaints In The Industry For Q4 2019 (Source: Ofcom May 2020)
36Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £27.00 1st year cost: £324.00 Go to the EE Fibre website
John Lewis Fibre

Average speed*: 36Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£27.50 per month,
1st year cost £330.00,
Contract period: 12 months
John Lewis Fibre Broadband + Evening & Weekend Phone Calls To UK Landlines
Costs Include John Lewis Phone Line Rental
No Activation Or Router Delivery Charges + FREE Comprehensive PC Security Package From BullGuard
24/7 Freephone UK Customer Support
FREE £50 John Lewis E-Gift Card
36Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £27.50 1st year cost: £330.00 Go to the John Lewis Fibre website
Virgin Media

Average speed*: 108Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£28.00 per month,
1st year cost £371.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Virgin Media M100 Fibre Broadband
Fastest Ever WiFi Hub
Intelligent WiFi To Automatically Sort WiFi Issues
No Virgin Media Phone Line Rental Required
14-Day Money Back Guarantee
FLASH SALE - Save Up To £16 A Month On All Virgin Media Broadband Only Packages - Hurry! Ends Soon
108Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £28.00 1st year cost: £371.00 Go to the Virgin Media website
Post Office Fibre

Average speed*: 67Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£29.00 per month,
1st year cost £348.00,
Contract period: 12 months
Post Office Unlimited Fibre Broadband Plus + FREE Calls To Other Post Office Home Phone Customers
Cost Is Fixed For Contract Length & Includes Post Office Phone Line Rental
FREE UK Support, Wi-Fi Router + 6 Months FREE F-Secure SAFE Online Security For All Devices
No Upfront Fee + Special £29 Per Month Price (Usually £42 A Month)
67Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £29.00 1st year cost: £348.00 Go to the Post Office Fibre website
BT Superfast Fibre

Average speed*: 67Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£29.99 per month,
1st year cost £369.87,
Contract period: 24 months
BT Fibre 2 + Pay As You Go Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes BT Phone Line Rental, BT Virus Protect & BT Cloud Storage
Add A Flexible BT TV Channel Pack From £10p/m
New BT TV Channel Packs Include Premium Channels Like Sky Atlantic, Sky One, Sky Cinema, BT Sport & Sky Sports
Price Cut - Save £48 Over The Contract Period + FREE £70 BT Reward Card To Go Shopping With - Hurry! Ends 13th August 2020
67Mb Unlimited 24 months Monthly cost £29.99 1st year cost: £369.87 Go to the BT Superfast Fibre website
EE Fibre

Average speed*: 67Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£30.00 per month,
1st year cost £360.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Totally Unlimited EE Fibre Plus + Pay As You Use Calls To UK Landlines & Mobiles
Cost Includes EE Phone Line Rental
FREE Norton Security Premium Worth £69.99
£50 Switching Credit (terms apply)
Add Anytime Calls For £5 A Month
5GB Data Boost To Your EE Pay Monthly Mobile Plan Worth £12.99 A Month
FREE Setup - Save £15 + £3p/m Discount Available For EE Pay Monthly Mobile Customers
67Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £30.00 1st year cost: £360.00 Go to the EE Fibre website
John Lewis Fibre

Average speed*: 66Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£32.50 per month,
1st year cost £390.00,
Contract period: 12 months
John Lewis Fibre Extra Broadband + Evening & Weekend Phone Calls To UK Landlines
Costs Include John Lewis Phone Line Rental
No Activation Or Router Delivery Charges + FREE Comprehensive PC Security Package From BullGuard
24/7 Freephone UK Customer Support
FREE £75 John Lewis E-Gift Card
66Mb Unlimited 12 months Monthly cost £32.50 1st year cost: £390.00 Go to the John Lewis Fibre website
Virgin Media

Average speed*: 213Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£34.00 per month,
1st year cost £443.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Virgin Media M200 Fibre Broadband
Fastest Ever WiFi Hub
Intelligent WiFi To Automatically Sort WiFi Issues
No Virgin Media Phone Line Rental Required
14-Day Money Back Guarantee
FLASH SALE - Save Up To £16 A Month On All Virgin Media Broadband Only Packages - Hurry! Ends Soon
213Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £34.00 1st year cost: £443.00 Go to the Virgin Media website
Virgin Media

Average speed*: 516Mb,
Download limit: Unlimited,
£46.00 per month,
1st year cost £587.00,
Contract period: 18 months
Virgin Media M500 Fibre Broadband
Fastest Ever WiFi Hub
Intelligent WiFi To Automatically Sort WiFi Issues
No Virgin Media Phone Line Rental Required
14-Day Money Back Guarantee
FLASH SALE - Save Up To £16 A Month On All Virgin Media Broadband Only Packages - Hurry! Ends Soon
516Mb Unlimited 18 months Monthly cost £46.00 1st year cost: £587.00 Go to the Virgin Media website

1. Why The Confusion Around Broadband Only Deals?

Generally speaking, broadband only deals do not include home phone or digital TV services that feature in many bundle packages. However, broadband providers and the British public have inadvertently created some confusion in the market by having their own definitions for broadband only deals.

2. Different Definitions Of Broadband Only

There are four definitions of broadband only deals used by broadband suppliers and the British public. We've listed them below:

  • Broadband with no phone line required - this is what the majority of the British public assume broadband only will mean. However, in reality only two providers offer this and unfortunately there is no cost saving as a line is still required to carry the broadband signal into a home
  • Broadband only with phone line rental - this is what the majority of broadband providers mean when they offer broadband only deals. A phone line is still required and line rental is still payable. A phone call plan (like evening & weekend calls to UK landlines) is not included, however, calls can be made on a pay as you use basis and be billed in accordance with the providers phone call tariff
  • Broadband without TV - with the surge in popularity of bundled broadband, phone & TV packages, some people really mean broadband without TV when they refer to or search for a broadband only deal
  • Mobile broadband - this can be considered broadband only as the data-only SIM card connects you to the same 3/4/5G mobile network that your smartphone uses. No phone line is required, while no calls or texts can be made. It's an expensive option for your home compared to the options above and a strong mobile signal is essential
  • 3. Which Providers Offer Broadband Only Deals?

    Pretty much all broadband suppliers in the UK offer their version of a broadband only deal, the majority of which include phone line rental and pay as you use calls. You can search and compare them on this page.

    Only Virgin Media and Hyperoptic supply a broadband only deal where no phone line rental is required. However, as mentioned earlier, there is no cost saving as a line is still required to carry the broadband signal into a home.

    4. Do I Need A Phone Line Or Not?

    Yes, in most cases you will need a phone line. That's because pretty much all of the UK's broadband providers supply the Internet (broadband and fibre) to homes via a phone line using BT's Openreach network.

    As mentioned earlier, Virgin Media and Hyperoptic broadband only deals do not require a traditional phone line, more like a specific cable line or full fibre line. These lines can still provide phone call services if you require them.

    In general, it is still regarded as very useful to have a landline in your home and not rely totally on the signal of your mobile phone - especially should an emergency situation arise.

    5. Other Frequently Asked Questions

    Do I Need A Phone Line For Plusnet Broadband?

    Yes. As your phone line also supplies the broadband signal into your home, you will be unable to order Plusnet Broadband unless you agree to switch your landline to them.

    Is Fibre Broadband Without A Phone Line Available?

    Yes, both Virgin Media and Hyperoptic fibre broadband deals are available without a phone line, however, their networks are only available in certain geographic areas.

    Fibre broadband only deals with phone line rental are readily available from suppliers like BT, Plusnet, Sky and TalkTalk who all use the Openreach network.

    Do I Need A Phone Line For TalkTalk Broadband?

    Yes. As your phone line also supplies the broadband signal into your home, you will be unable to order TalkTalk Broadband unless you agree to switch your landline to them.

    What's The Cheapest Broadband Only Deal?

    That's not easy to answer as broadband providers can change their prices on a daily basis. You are in good hands though, as we update our listings every day and order them by first year cost. It's up to you though, as you can compare deals on our site by other factors aswell, such as speed and contract periods. Head on up to the top of this page to enter your postcode and get started.

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