UK Mobile Coverage

Mobile Coverage

Use the logos below to view 2016 mobile coverage maps for each UK mobile phone network.

3
EE
O2
Vodafone
BT Mobile
Plusnet Mobile
Talkmobile
Talktalk Mobile
Tesco Mobile
Virgin Mobile
Asda Mobile
giffgaff
iD Mobile
Lebara Mobile

Mobile Network Questions

Do the network maps feature 2G, 3G, and 4G networks?

Yes! The maps cover all the current generations of mobile network, including the newer 4G networks, 3G mobile networks, and the older 2G networks.

Are the maps valid for mobile broadband?

Yes - mobile broadband typically uses the same network as mobile phones do. You can see this information next to many of the mobile operator maps.

How many UK mobile networks are there?

There are four major mobile network operators: 3, EE, O2, and Vodafone. All of these maintain their own networks. EE is the parent company of Orange and T-Mobile, have combined the networks of both operators.

How about virtual mobile networks?

There are many virtual operators in addition to those above. These virtual mobile phone networks actually use the infrastructure of the big four.

How up-to-date is this coverage information?

This page was last updated in October 2016. The actual phone coverage maps are kept up-to-date by the respective phone companies.

Mobile Coverage News

  • EE Calls for Greater Clarity in UK - Monday 28th November 2016
    EE has called upon rival mobile phone networks to provide "greater clarity" on the issue of signal coverage.
  • MPs Urge Mobile Roaming Within the UK - Tuesday 1st November 2016
    Mobile phone companies must allow customers to move between networks in parts of the UK, where reception is poor, a group of MPs has been told.
  • Rest of UK Lags Behind London in 4G - Sunday 9th October 2016
    The rest of the UK lags behind London in terms of access to data services over 4G, according to a report from the OpenSignal and Which?

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