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With our award-winning network and a service you can rely on during the COVID-19 pandemic

Join our 5G network

Vodafone 5G gives you faster speeds, lower latency and a more reliable connection. Join us on our award-winning network and do what you love, without the delay.




We’re an award-winning network

Thank you, readers of Trusted Reviews, for voting us the UK’s Best Network Provider. Here's why:

The Trusted Reviews award was awarded following a poll based consumer sentiment survey, where users of the Trusted Reviews site were asked to choose which provider they deemed to be the ‘Best Network Provider’ based on their overall brand preference. Users were provided a list of major UK phone network providers to choose from.  Trusted Reviews saw a total of 42,000 votes for the awards of which 1,007 were for the Best Network. Vodafone received 603 votes (i.e. 59.88%).  Thank you for the love! 

We’re also the UK’s Best SIM Only Network, awarded by Uswitch. See results



Our network covers more than 99% of the UK population, and our roaming package includes 212
destinations with more on the way – because keeping connected should be simple, wherever you are.


UK network status

Check the status of our network and see what coverage is available in your area, including 5G, with our Network Status Checker.

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International roaming

We’ll cover you abroad, too – roam at no extra cost in more destinations than any other network.

More on roaming

Our COVID-19 response

We’ll continue to deliver a reliable network, so you can keep connected to the people who matter and the services you need.

We’ve seen a surge in traffic since the pandemic began, and matched this extra demand by streamlining how we
manage that traffic, adding more capacity to our broadband, and extending WiFi Calling to every customer.

How we can help

WiFi Calling

Make and receive calls anywhere covered by WiFi. Simply set up WiFi Calling on a compatible phone, and keep connecting.

Get set up

Calling abroad

Our International Extras can help you keep in touch with loved ones overseas without costing you a fortune.

See our Extras

The highlights

Our network was the most reliable, at an incredible 99.6%

We were top in 2.5MB upload speeds – perfect for uploading photos to social media

We were top in 5MB downloads too – our 5G offers the fastest music downloads

5G: To use 5G you'll need a 5G phone, a 5G plan, and be in an area covered by our 5G network. Coverage may be affected by several factors. Visit our 5G page for more.


Our legal terms

UK’s Best Network as voted for by Readers of Trusted Reviews – October 2020 – This award was awarded based on online votes received by readers of Trusted Reviews. Readers were provided a list of the major UK networks providers to vote on based on their customer sentiments. The category for ‘Best Network Provider’ received 1,007 votes in total and Vodafone received 603 of those votes (59.88%).

Vodafone 5G is in a total of 114 places across EU (44 UK locations and 70 locations across Germany, Spain, Italy and Ireland) vs EE (71 UK locations and no locations across EU), Three (66 UK location and no locations across EU), O2 (30 UK locations and no locations across EU). As of 5th March 2020, see vodafone.co.uk/network/5g for coverage and terms.

Available on all Vodafone Red plans. Speed may be affected by a number of factors.

You can experience 5G in many ways, such as faster speeds, greater network capacity and lower latency.
You must have a 5G enabled device on the Vodafone 5G network, a Vodafone 5G plan and 5G coverage in the area that you are in. Coverage may be affected by a number of factors. See for details vodafone.co.uk/network/5g