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HughesNet Internet Plans & Home Phone Service

HughesNet is a top choice for satellite internet. It offers broadband speeds and various data options to keep you connected at all times. Plus, HughesNet is available just about anywhere in the US – going where fiber and DSL can’t.


HughesNet Gen5 Internet

Internet 15 GB
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Max Download
25 Mbps
Max Upload
3 Mbps
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Internet 30 GB
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Max Download
25 Mbps
Max Upload
3 Mbps
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Internet 75 GB
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Max Download
25 Mbps
Max Upload
3 Mbps
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Benefits of HughesNet Gen5 Satellite Internet

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No Hard Data Caps

If you exceed the data in your plan, you’ll remain connected at a slightly reduced speed until your next billing cycle.

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Wide Availability

Whether ​​you live in the contiguous United States, Puerto Rico, or Alaska, HughesNet has an internet plan that fits your needs.

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Built-in WiFi

HughesNet provides built-in WiFi, so you can connect your wireless devices at home for fast, secure connectivity.

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Video Data Saver

Watch 3x the amount of video with HughesNet’s video data saver. Video will not count against your monthly data.

*Free standard installation applies to new Lease subscribers only. Not valid with Purchase option. Limited-time offer. Effective 6/1/22, HughesNet will charge $25 for pole mount installations. The HughesNet Gen5 service plans are designed to deliver download speeds of 25 Mbps and upload speeds of 3 Mbps, but individual customers may experience different speeds at different times of the day. Speeds and uninterrupted use are not guaranteed and may vary based on a variety of factors including: the configuration of your computer, the number of concurrent users, network or Internet congestion, the capabilities and content of the websites you are accessing, network management practices as deemed necessary, and other factors. When you connect to the HughesNet service using Wi-Fi, your experience will vary based on your proximity to the Wi-Fi source and the strength of the signal. If you exceed your monthly plan data, you will experience reduced speeds, typically 1-3 Mbps, until the next billing cycle. Streaming is optimized with video streams at DVD quality (up to 480p). For best performance, leave any video streaming applications at their default automatic resolution setting. Most video services are supported. Not all video sources are identifiable. 3 times is based on average HD bit rate of 3.6 Mbps vs. DVD quality at 1.1 Mbps. Transfers of an existing telephone number are not always available. After 6 months, plans revert to the standard monthly fee. Certain geographical areas are not eligible to receive offer. Offer ends 12/28/21. Restrictions may apply. Offer void where prohibited.

HughesNet Overview

HughesNet offers high-quality satellite internet with advanced technology to provide the fastest speeds coast to coast. HughesNet offers broadband level speeds, data options, and availability virtually everywhere so you can live where you love and stay connected.

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HughesNet is a dedicated high-speed internet solution for households across the US. All of its satellite internet plans go where fiber, cable, and DSL can’t, making it an excellent option for families who live in more remote areas.

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HughesNet FAQs

HughesNet is available anywhere in the contiguous United States, including Alaska and Puerto Rico. Enter your zip code here to see what plans are available near you.

HughesNet offers high-speed satellite internet and home phone services.

HughesNet offers all internet customers a Bonus Zone. This includes an additional 50 GB per month to use during off-peak hours between 2 AM – 8 AM. Along with this Bonus Zone, HughesNet includes auto-compression features to help optimize web pages to load faster and use less data.

Yes. All HughesNet home services require a 24-month agreement, and early termination fees (ETFs) will apply if you cancel service before your contract expires.

Like any satellite internet provider, HughesNet can be affected by extreme weather such as strong wind, heavy snow, or rain. Once the weather clears, outages should resolve within the hour.

Yes. HughesNet offers standalone internet plans of up to 25 Mbps.

There are no hard data caps on any HughesNet plan. This means that you can still use the internet at reduced speeds of 1 to 3 Mbps if you reach your plan limit. You can also purchase extra data (called Data Tokens) to get your speed back up to 25 Mbps.

HughesNet automatically adjusts data rates for streaming video to deliver great picture quality while using less of your data. Speeds will adjust to deliver a DVD quality experience while using less data – allowing you to watch 3x more video. If you want to watch an HD video, you can opt-in/opt-out of this data saver feature temporarily or permanently. You may also simply snooze the video data saver for 4 hour.

HughesNet Voice uses advanced Voice-over-IP (VoIP) technology to deliver a feature-rich home phone service over your satellite connection. New HughesNet customers will have their Analog Telephone Adapter (ATA) set up by their installer during the installation appointment which will route your calls through your satellite modem and dish without using your plan data.