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NBN 250 plans

The second-fastest NBN speed tier is great for big families or heavy internet users. Prices start from just under $100 a month for speeds up to 250Mbps.

Name Product Data allowance Typical download speed Price Hid Compare Box!
Swoop NBN Home Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
OFFER: $84/mth for the first 6 months, then $119/mth. Use code SUMMER35. Eligibility criteria, T&Cs apply. Ends 14.5.24
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem or purchase for $130
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
250Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
250Mbps
nbn™250
$84
per month
Min total cost is $84 for first month
Price
$84 per month
Min total cost is $84 for first month
Dodo NBN Home Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
OFFER: $85/mth for the first 6 months, then $110/mth after. Eligibility criteria, T&Cs apply. Ends 25.6.24
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem or purchase for $79. T&Cs apply
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
245Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
245Mbps
nbn™250
$85
per month
Min total cost is $85 for first month
Price
$85 per month
Min total cost is $85 for first month
Southern Phone NBN Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
OFFER: $85/mth for the first 6 months, then $95/mth. Eligibility criteria, T&Cs apply. Ends 25.6.24
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem or purchase for $156
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
250Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
250Mbps
nbn™250
$85
per month
Min total cost is $85 for first month
Price
$85 per month
Min total cost is $85 for first month
iPrimus Home Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
OFFER: $90/mth for the first 6 months, then $110/mth. Eligibility criteria, T&Cs apply. Ends 25.6.24
  • Month-to-month
  • $0 modem if you stay connected for 12 months. T&Cs apply
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
245Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
245Mbps
nbn™250
$90
per month
Min total cost is $210 for first month
Price
$90 per month
Min total cost (incl delivery + fees) is $210 for first month
TPG NBN Home Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem or purchase for $99.95
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
232Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
232Mbps
nbn™250
$94.99
per month
Min total cost is $94.99 for first month
Price
$94.99 per month
Min total cost is $94.99 for first month
TPG NBN Home Superfast 6 Month
NBN
6 Month contract
  • 6 Month contract
  • $0 modem if you stay connected for 6 months. T&Cs apply
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
232Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
232Mbps
nbn™250
$94.99
per month
Min total cost is $579.94 over 6 months
Price
$94.99 per month
Min total cost (incl delivery + fees) is $579.94 over 6 months
Optus Plus Everyday Superfast nbn®
NBN
Month-to-month
OFFER: Introductory offer: $99/mth for the first 6 months, normally $119/mth. Eligibility criteria, T&Cs apply.
  • Month-to-month
  • Optus Ultra WiFi Modem Gen 2 included for $0 if you stay connected for 36 mths. T&Cs apply
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
240Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
240Mbps
nbn™250
$99
per month
Min total cost is $405 for first month
Price
$99 per month
Min total cost (incl delivery + fees) is $405 for first month
Kogan NBN Platinum Unlimited
NBN
Month-to-month
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
200Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
200Mbps
nbn™250
$99.90
per month
Min total cost is $99.90 for first month
Price
$99.90 per month
Min total cost is $99.90 for first month
iiNet NBN250 Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem or $0 modem if you stay connected for 24 months. T&Cs apply
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
232Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
232Mbps
nbn™250
$99.99
per month
Min total cost is $99.99 for first month
Price
$99.99 per month
Min total cost (incl delivery + fees) is $99.99 for first month
AGL NBN Home Superfast
NBN
Month-to-month
OFFER: $79/mth for the first 6 months, then $99/mth when bundled with AGL Energy. Eligibility criteria, T&Cs apply. Ends 25.6.24
  • Month-to-month
  • BYO modem or purchase for $149
Unlimited Data
Data
Unlimited Data
250Mbps
nbn™250
Speed
250Mbps
nbn™250
$114
per month
Min total cost is $114 for first month
Price
$114 per month
Min total cost is $114 for first month
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  • Keep in mind: Currently, only those with FTTP and some HFC connection types are eligible to sign up to NBN 250 plans. Please check your address for eligibility on the provider's website.

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Can I access NBN 250?

NBN 250 plans are only available at select addresses due to your property's NBN connection type so not everyone can access it. Currently, only those with FTTP (Fibre To The Premises) or HFC (Hybrid Fibre Coaxial) connection types are eligible to sign up to NBN 250 plans.

To make sure you're able to get these plans at your location, check your address on the provider's website for confirmation. You can also input your address below and we'll show you what NBN connection type you have and which plans you have access to.

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If you don't have access to NBN 250 plans, we recommend comparing NBN 100 plans instead. These plans are still suitable for a household of 4-5 people.
Matt Corke

When our house became eligible for the fibre upgrade, I immediately took it up. We consistently get download speeds of over 250Mbps.
— Matt Corke, Head of Publishing Ventures

Is an NBN 250 plan right for me?

An NBN 250 plan is designed for large households with 5 or more people online at the same time.

In fact the April 2023 ACCC broadband performance report says NBN 250 should easily be able to handle 7 devices streaming Ultra HD content simultaneously.

  • NBN 250 is good for connecting many devices at once.
  • Streaming video on several devices. This includes having a smooth 4K experience even with multiple devices playing in Ultra HD simultaneously, or streaming 8K with perhaps 1 or 2 additional HD streams alongside.
  • Being more responsive while online gaming.
  • For downloading large files quickly.

Expert tip: You can always try a slower speed tier before committing money towards faster internet speeds that you may not even need. Most NBN providers are more than happy to upgrade you to a faster plan if you decide the one you're on just isn't cutting it.

Mariam Gabaji

Mariam Gabaji
Utilities editor

How fast is NBN 250?

NBN 250 is the second fastest NBN speed category and offers a maximum download speed of 250Mbps.

The actual speed you get will depend on the provider you sign up and what they've advertised as their typical evening speed.

You might not see providers claiming maximum download speeds during the busy hours of the day for whatever reason including a lack of data to report on.

If you find an NBN 250 plan still doesn't meet your need for speed, there is another option that is faster still. The NBN 1000 is the fastest NBN plan available on the market, with maximum download speed of 1000Mbps.

Which providers offer Superfast NBN in Australia?

NBN 250, also known as Superfast NBN, is offered by a wide range of providers in Australia including:

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