Want to save $30 a month on internet service? Find out if you qualify for the Affordable Connectivity Program.

Get EarthLink High-Speed Internet in South Bend, IN

Our Internet Experts are standing by to get you connected!

High-Speed Internet for South Bend

With EarthLink, super-fast fiber internet is just around the bend. As a top internet provider in South Bend, we’re bringing the fastest speeds and most reliable connection to the Metropolis of Northern Indiana. Plus, once a major automobile manufacturing hub, South Bend is transforming into one of the Rust Belt’s major tech hubs — meaning the expansion of fiber internet is essential for today.

EarthLink logomark

EarthLink High-Speed Internet

Download speed up to 1000 Mbps per second*

1000 Mbps

Fast Facts

  • There are two fiber internet providers in the South Bend area
  • Roughly 40% of South Bend has access to fiber internet
  • EarthLink has the best high-speed internet coverage
  • Employment in South Bend has increased 14% from 20101
  • INVANTI, South Bend’s startup generator, introduces 7 new ventures to the city2
  • The average internet speed in South Bend is 223 Mbps3
  • The cost of living in South Bend is 8% less than the national average4
  • The median home price in South Bend is $314,0355

Things to Do in South Bend

Perched on the St. Joseph River, South Bend was once the home of famous automobile maker Studebaker. Now, it’s reinventing itself into a vibrant metropolis right in the heart of the Rust Belt. Discover some of the city’s most notable hot spots.

South-Bend-Notre-Dame-University

Founded in 1842, the University of Notre Dame is a picturesque campus well worth the visit. See the iconic golden dome, then catch a game at the Notre Dame Stadium

South-Bend-Studebaker-Museum

Visit the Studebaker National Museum to see historic Studebaker vehicles, as well as the carriage President Lincoln rode in the night of his assassination.

South-Bend-Farmers-Market

Stop by South Bend’s Farmers Market, a bustling bazaar of live music and delicious homegrown produce.

South-Bend-East-Race-Waterway

Go on a thrilling whitewater ride at the East Race Waterway, the first artificial whitewater course in North America.

Better connectivity for increased productivity

EarthLink considers internet speed to be the most essential requirement for any user, which is why we provide a wide range of speeds up to 1 Gig. Call today to compare internet speeds available near South Bend, Indiana.

Mobile Service

The right connection and transparent pricing also extends to your mobile provider. EarthLink Mobile offers five plans to fit any lifestyle, all with the best nationwide coverage. Plus, you can bring your own phone or upgrade to a newer device. Call to get started today!

EarthLink Security & Tools for South Bend, Indiana

We’re not just an Indiana internet provider. With a whole suite of tools, we’re here for every part of your digital life. We offer:

EarthLink Protect+ Powered by Norton Life Lock:
Keeps you safer than ever. This cyber safety tool offers real-time protection and dark web monitoring plus a secure VPN, million-dollar protection package, and more.

EarthLink Online Backup:
Never worry about a missing file again. Use online backup to automate your data backup, sync your files across multiple devices, and easily view and share your files with family and friends.

EarthLink Guardian:
Keeping your kids safer online is a full-time job — we can help. Powered by Bark, Guardian is a parental control tool that helps families manage and protect their children’s online lives while still preserving privacy.

EarthLink EasyTech:
The solution to your smart device problems is our remote IT support. If you have a TV that won’t connect, a video doorbell that won’t ring (or any other smart device issue), just call our product experts, and they’ll work to resolve your problem remotely.

Internet Service Comparison Chart

Not sure which type of high-speed internet service is actually the best? We break down a few options here, or you can find out more. Spoiler: fiber is the clear winner.

Internet Type Speed Price Accessibility Reliability
Fiber Highest Medium High High
Wireless Home Medium Medium High High
Cable High Medium High Medium
Satellite Low Medium High Low

As a South Bend internet provider, EarthLink offers:

  • South Bend Fiber Internet: the fastest speeds with no data caps and maximum reliability.
  • South Bend Wireless Home Internet: faster speeds than your cell phone’s hotspot, wide availability, and easy installation.
  • South Bend Satellite Internet: a dependable choice for rural internet with a variety of plans to fit your needs.
  • South Bend Rural Internet: if you live in a hard-to-reach area or an internet desert, we can help keep you connected.
  • South Bend Business Internet: if you’re ready to take your small business to the next level, trust one of the top internet providers in Indiana.

Nearby Cities/Zip Codes

With a population of 318,586 people (and counting), the entire area is flourishing. You don’t have to live in the very heart of downtown to get the best South Bend internet — but we can reach you there, too.

  • South Bend — including zip code 46601, 46613, 46614, 46615, 46616, 46617, 46619, 46624, 46626, 46628, 46634, 46635, 46637, 46660, 46680, 46699
  • Berrien Springs — including zip codes 49103 and 49104
  • Edwardsburg — including zip codes 46514, 46515, 46516, 46517
  • Elkhart — including zip codes 46514, 46515, 46516, 4517
  • Goshen — including zip codes 46526, 46527, 46528
  • La Porte — including zip codes 46350 and 46352
  • Michigan City — including zip codes 46360 and 46361
  • Mishawaka  — including zip codes 46544, 46545, 46546
  • Warsaw — including zip codes 46580, 46581, 46582

Frequently Asked Questions

No. If you’re already an EarthLink customer, we make it easy to transfer your service to your new address.

It only takes a few minutes to let us know you’re moving. We can help in two ways: check the available service for your new address above or call us at 888-327-8454.

For the smoothest transition, let us know you’re moving at least two weeks before you need service at your new address. It takes a little time, so the sooner you can let us know, the better. We ask for at least two weeks to avoid any downtime. We’ll keep you posted on progress via text on the phone number updated on your account.

An installation fee will be determined when your relocation order is submitted. Similar to the original installation, we’ll send a professional installer to get you all set up. Any early termination fees at the old address will be waived when service is established at the new address. Your new service will have an updated early termination fee.

Take your modem, power cord, and cables. When the technician arrives to set up your transferred service, they’ll take back what isn’t needed. Don’t be surprised if the technician provides new and better equipment.

You can upgrade at any time! We would have to check serviceability first to see what higher speeds are supported at your new address.

Not a problem! You can respond to the relocation confirmation text you receive from us or call as soon as you are aware that you need to make a change. The number is 888-327-8454 and select the “relocation” option if prompted. Please note: an adult (18 years or older) must be present at the new address at the time of installation.

We continue to widen our national internet service footprint, so this is getting more and more unlikely. However, if we can’t make this happen (we’ll miss you!), we will let you know right away so you can plan accordingly. Please note: any early termination fees will apply if the move occurs while the service is under contract.

Not a problem. We’ll need to talk to both of you together to transfer ownership of the service. Details we’ll need to collect name, email, phone, method of payment, and all security questions (which we will verify separately) to transition the account. Also remember: EarthLink email addresses can also be transferred.

We will make the arrangements to move your email address and any other service you have subscribed to.

*Actual speeds may vary based on network activity, configuration, and other factors. Subject to availability. Some prices shown may be introductory offers. Equipment fees, taxes, and other fees and restrictions may apply.

Sources:

  1. “21st Century Talent Regions” via Indiana Gov, 2021
  2. ”South Bend startup generator INVANTI introduces seven new venture projects” via South Bend Tribuine, 3/10/2019
  3. “Internet providers in South Bend, IN via All Connect, 10/13/2021
  4. “Cost of Living in South Bend, Indiana” via Payscale, 2021
  5. “Cost of Living in South Bend, Indiana” via Payscale, 2021