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Internet Speeds in Fairbanks, AK

There are 2 internet providers operating in Fairbanks, the most popular being GCI Communication. GCI Communication offers cable internet service. In 4,158 recent tests, on average, we have been seeing 141 Mbps for download speeds and 18 Mbps for upload speeds for GCI Communication customers. In addition to GCI Communication, DSL and fixed wireless internet service is also available from Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc..

While these are the real speeds we have been seeing in our research, there are many factors that go into the actual download and upload speeds you will encounter.

Last updated on February 3, 2023
ProviderDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
GCI Communication
Cable
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141 Mbps18 Mbps46 ms
Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc.
DSL
Fixed Wireless
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8 Mbps1 Mbps63 ms
* Data from speed tests taken in the last 3 months

Internet Providers in Fairbanks, AK

GCI Communication

Cable

Download Speed

141Mbps

Upload Speed

18Mbps

Latency

46ms

Overview

GCI Communication is the most popular provider in Fairbanks offering cable internet service. Users have been getting 141 Mbps for download speeds and 18 Mbps for upload speeds over 4,158 recent tests.

Performance Breakdown

GCI Communication has the fastest average download speed, the fastest average upload speed, and the lowest latency out of all of the providers in Fairbanks. 32% of users saw download speeds between 250-500 Mbps, and 30% of users saw upload speeds between 10-25 Mbps.

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Recent GCI Communication Speed Tests in Fairbanks

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
February 2, 2023136 Mbps14 Mbps52 ms
February 2, 202341 Mbps6 Mbps47 ms
February 2, 202384 Mbps33 Mbpsn/a ms
February 2, 2023193 Mbps10 Mbps52 ms
February 2, 202395 Mbps17 Mbps158 ms
February 2, 202391 Mbps32 Mbps45 ms
February 2, 2023243 Mbps18 Mbps41 ms
February 2, 2023105 Mbps38 Mbps47 ms
February 2, 202340 Mbps14 Mbps42 ms
February 2, 2023195 Mbps7 Mbps40 ms

Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc.

DSL
Fixed Wireless

Download Speed

8Mbps

Upload Speed

1Mbps

Latency

63ms

Overview

Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. is the 2nd most popular provider in Fairbanks offering DSL and fixed wireless internet service. Users have been getting 8 Mbps for download speeds and 1 Mbps for upload speeds over 1,251 recent tests.

Performance Breakdown

Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. has the 2nd fastest average download speed, the 2nd fastest average upload speed, and the 2nd lowest latency out of all of the providers in Fairbanks. 59% of users saw download speeds slower than 10 Mbps, and 74% of users saw upload speeds slower than 5 Mbps.

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Recent Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. Speed Tests in Fairbanks

DateDownload SpeedUpload SpeedLatency
February 2, 202315 Mbps1 Mbpsn/a ms
February 2, 20237 Mbps1 Mbps144 ms
February 2, 202310 Mbps1 Mbps115 ms
February 2, 202324 Mbps2 Mbps68 ms
February 2, 202314 Mbps1 Mbps63 ms
February 1, 202398 Mbps19 Mbps40 ms
February 1, 20231 Mbps1 Mbps623 ms
February 1, 20237 Mbps1 Mbps73 ms
February 1, 20236 Mbps1 Mbps81 ms
February 1, 20239 Mbps1 Mbps104 ms

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Frequently Asked Questions

What internet providers are available in Fairbanks, AK?

GCI Communication and Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. currently operate in Fairbanks.

What is the most popular internet provider in Fairbanks, AK?

GCI Communication is currently the most popular internet provider in Fairbanks based on the number of speed tests in the last 3 months.

What is the fastest internet provider in Fairbanks, AK?

The fastest internet provider for you is going to differ based on your needs, and which providers actually serve your home. However, when it comes to the real speeds users in Fairbanks are getting, GCI Communication provides the fastest download speeds and GCI Communication provides the fastest upload speeds.

Is there fiber internet in Fairbanks, AK?

There are no providers currently offering fiber internet in Fairbanks.