Select Committee on Digital Skills - Report of Session 2014–15

Make or Break: The UK’s Digital Future


Appendix 6: League table of European capital city average download broadband speeds

Rank

Capital City

Country

January 2015 speeds (Mbps)

1

Bucharest

Romania

80.14

2

Paris

France

78.6

3

Vilnius

Lithuania

59.99

4

Stockholm

Sweden

59.46

5

Reykjavik

Iceland

49.95

6

Bern

Switzerland

49.37

7

Copenhagen

Denmark

47.81

8

Bratislava

Slovakia

44.47

9

Riga

Latvia

42.9

10

Helsinki

Finland

42.79

11

Vienna

Austria

42.41

12

Oslo

Norway

40.25

13

Budapest

Hungary

40.1

14

Luxembourg

Luxembourg

40.03

15

Dublin

Ireland

39.43

16

Amsterdam

Netherlands

39.41

17

Tallinn

Estonia

39.34

18

Sofia

Bulgaria

38

19

Prague

Czech Republic

37.04

20

Lisbon

Portugal

34.73

21

Madrid

Spain

33.26

22

Kiev

Ukraine

32.76

23

Berlin

Germany

27.2

24

Brussels

Belgium

26.72

25

Warsaw

Poland

25.97

26

London

United Kingdom

25.44

27

Minsk

Belarus

17.79

28

Sarajevo

Bosnia & Herzegovina

13.41

29

Zagreb

Croatia

11.74

30

Rome

Italy

11.65

31

Belgrade

Serbia

10.91

32

Athens

Greece

9.76

33

Nicosia

Cyprus

9.11

Source: Ookla, ‘Net Index Explorer’: http://explorer.netindex.com/maps# [accessed 16 January 2015]. Data correct as of 16 January 2015. Data not available for European cities not included.