Do I Need A BT Line For Plusnet?

What is the cheapest broadband and phone package?

Sky – Lets you bundle a landline with fibre and standard broadband, as well as pay TV.

TalkTalk – Offers low prices that are locked in for your whole contract, average broadband speeds of 63Mbps, and home phone upgrades.

EE – Average broadband speeds of 67Mbps, and loads of options for your home phone..

Do BT broadband prices include line rental?

BT Broadband can only be provided on a line on the BT network. BT Broadband connection and rental charges are included on your main BT bill. … Your future bills will only include the usual advance charges (including any standard telephone rental and call charges), unless you have changed your broadband package.

Does Plusnet broadband include line rental?

Broadband and Line Rental. Line rental is included in all our broadband packages. Standard line rental price is £19.99 a month (line only, no calls included). The standard line rental price, or where applicable the discounted line rental price, is included in the package price.

Is Plusnet better than BT?

Winner: Plusnet offer cheaper broadband packages than BT. Note that BT do offer a marginally faster fibre broadband service, as well as the additional option of the 50Mb deal and, for some, the choice of ultrafast.

Is Plusnet TV any good?

The bad. If you’re an existing Plusnet fibre broadband customer and are happy to commit to a new contract, then Plusnet TV is a good option. The inclusion of premium entertainment channels and BT Sport 1 as standard is commendable.

Will any router work with Plusnet?

When you sign up to Plusnet broadband you can choose to take a wireless router. We strongly advise taking our router, unless you’re an experienced Internet user. … Most providers lock routers to their network – so you may not be able to use it.

Can I have broadband without a phone line?

Even though you can theoretically get cable or fibre broadband without line rental, it can be hard to find a provider actually offering broadband without a landline. Currently, Virgin Media is the only major ISP that lets you sign up for broadband without a phone line.

Can I get BT Sport through Plusnet?

If you have YouView TV from Plusnet and the BT Sport channel pack, access to this content via the BT Sport App and online player is included as part of the service. … Existing broadband customers can take the BT Sport App from Plusnet without taking YouView TV.

What calls are free on Plusnet?

Put simply, call charges for calls to 084, 087, 09 and 118 across the UK, will be made up of two parts: an access charge from Plusnet and a service charge from the organisation you are calling. There will also be changes to 0800 and 0808 numbers making them free to call from mobiles, as well as landlines.

Do I need a landline for Plusnet?

Do I need an existing landline to signup for a Plusnet package? No. If you don’t already have a line we can install one for you. Depending on the work required, we may need to book an engineer to install the service for you.

Are Plusnet any good?

If you’re after low-price broadband, Plusnet is one of the best providers out there. Download speeds are akin to some of the more costly providers, customer support is excellent, and, according to Ofcom, its service garners very few complaints. … Plusnet vs BT. Plusnet vs TalkTalk.

Is Plusnet 1471 free?

1471 call return is chargeable (albeit on a per use basis) yet it’s listed as “free” and voicemail, which is now “free”, is listed as an “extra”!

Is Plusnet router same as BT?

Plusnet’s an awful lot like BT: it’s owned by the same company, it offers broadband, and it’s even got a name that ends with a T….At a glance.PlusnetBTRouterPlusnet Hub Zero, Plusnet Hub OneBT Home Hub 4, BT Smart HubTVUp to 120+ channelsUp to 140+ channels5 more rows•Sep 18, 2018

Can you get bt sport without being a BT customer?

Yes, you can subscribe to BT Sport Pack on the Sky Digital Satellite platform without being a BT Broadband customer. … EE, TalkTalk and Plusnet customers can all get access to the BT Sport App by contacting their service provider directly.

How much is BT Sport through Plusnet?

Yes, the BT Sport app and online player from Plusnet is available to Plusnet Broadband/Fibre customers for £10 a month. The app can be enjoyed on your tablet, Xbox, PlayStation, Apple TV and Samsung TV. It can also be cast to your TV if you’ve got a Google Chromecast stick or Apple TV.

Do all broadband providers use BT lines?

Most broadband providers use BT’s (www.bt.com) copper wire telephone network to deliver an internet connection to your home, and that requires an active phone line… so line rental is almost always included when you take out a broadband package.

How much is BT sports a month?

You don’t even need to be a BT customer, but if you do have BT TV then you can add BT Sport Pack from as little as £10 a month (free with Starter or Entertainment Extra combo), and if you have BT Broadband then BT Sport Pack is just from £16 a month. Without BT Broadband it costs from £29.99 a month.

Does Plusnet use BT lines?

Plusnet’s service (as do all ISPs that aren’t LLU) uses the BT Wholesale backbone network. Don’t get confused with the BT Retail |Network or even Plusnet’s Network which is where you connect after the BT Backhaul.

Do I need BT line for broadband?

Do I need a BT phone line to get broadband from BT? Yes, you’ll need a BT phone line if you want to get BT Broadband and BT TV.