Can I get Sky fibre broadband?
Thinking of signing up for Sky’s fibre broadband service? Use our availability checker to see if you can get it in your area.
Sky is one of the leading suppliers of fibre broadband in the UK, and reaches over 16 million homes and businesses. Its fibre service is carried on the BT Openreach network and can reach speeds of up to 76Mbps, so let’s see if you can get it where you live.
We can tell you instantly if Sky’s fibre service has reached your area with our availability checker. Type your postcode into the box below and click ‘Go’. We’ll tell you if you can get Sky fibre optic broadband, which packages and deals you have to choose from and the download speed you’ll be able to get.
Not available everywhere
The BT Openreach network used by Sky for its fibre optic broadband service is the most widespread in the country, but that doesn’t mean it gets to everyone.
By early 2014 the network reached an estimated 62% of the UK population, and that is increasing. However, there are still many people beyond the reach of that network.
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What if I can’t get Sky broadband?
You have two options if you want fibre optic broadband and can’t get Sky broadband.
Sky does not have access to the entire BT Openreach network, so it’s worth checking to see if you can receive BT Infinity, which is BT’s own fibre optic service.
The only widespread fibre optic provider in the UK which does not use the BT Openreach network is Virgin Media, which is busy laying out its own network. It reaches some parts of the country as yet untouched by BT.
If you’d like us to email you when Sky fibre broadband comes to your area, you can sign up for our free broadband availability alerts. This is a completely free service, and we won’t share your information with anyone else.
And don't forget, Cable.co.uk now produces in-depth broadband reviews of every major UK broadband package, so check them out if you need more information.
Why do we need your postcode?
Once you enter your postcode, Cable.co.uk will perform a live lookup and check all the available providers in your area.
This ensures you receive accurate information on the availability of providers and packages in your area.
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