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Compare the best Cell Phone plans in British Columbia, Canada

In British Columbia, as in other Canadian provinces, competition among cell service providers is intense. These companies compete to offer attractive plans, distinguishing themselves with generous monthly data allocations, subscription options, and other features. How can you make the most of these offers? ... See more

At PlanHub, we regularly review the cell phone plans available in British Columbia as of July 2024 . Our top picks are ranked using an automated ranking algorithm. Since everyone has different needs, we have categorized the plans to suit various profiles: seniors, students, entrepreneurs, travelers, or families looking for shared data. Find the perfect plan for you among our suggestions, tailored to your needs and budget.

British Columbia, Canada Cell Phone Plan Summary
Best BYOD Cell Phone plan in British Columbia
Public Mobile
Unlimited - 30 GB

$29.00

Cheapest BYOD Cell Plan available in British Columbia
Fido
100 min - 250 MB

$15.00

Cheapest Cell Phone Plan with iPhone available in British Columbia
Virgin
iPhone 15 - 128 GB

$39.00

Cheapest Cell Phone Plan with Android Phone available in British Columbia
Virgin
Galaxy S24 - 128 GB

$87.34

* The "cheapest" refers to the total 2 years cost

Last update 19 July 2024

Cell Phone plan offers in British Columbia, Canada

Compare cell phone plans in British Columbia to find the one that will suits most your needs. All currently available cell Phone plans available in British Columbia are listed below. Use the different categories to browse the different types of cell phone plans: Best, Unlimited, Cheapest, Basic, By Demographic and Top rated.

Not sure what cell phone plan you need in British Columbia?

To ensure you find the plan that best suits your needs, we recommend taking a moment to complete our quick and easy questionnaire. Answer the few questions and we will proceed to a full search on Cell Phone plans available in British Columbia according to your needs.

Cheap cell phone plans in British Columbia - BYOD

Finding the perfect cell phone plan in British Columbia can be a daunting task. While affordability is crucial, opting for the cheapest plan isn't always the best decision. A budget-friendly plan that lacks essential features like data or minutes may not be practical. This is why we've curated economical options that still cater to your daily needs. In British Columbia, several providers, including Public Mobile , Chatr , Freedom Mobile , Koodo , and others, offer plans to suit every budget.

If you're seeking more choices, our search tool is available to help you discover the ideal plan.

British Columbia
Fido
250 MB
100 min
BYOD
$15.00
per month
British Columbia
Public Mobile
0 MB
Unlimited
BYOD
$15.00
per month
British Columbia
Chatr
500 MB
100 min
BYOD
$15.00
per month

What is the best cell phone plan in British Columbia? - BYOD

It is crucial to consider various criteria to find the cellular plan that suits you in British Columbia. The available offers here provide provincial coverage, with some even valid across all of Canada and into the United States. To make the right choice, it's important to evaluate your typical use of mobile data, whether it's for watching videos on social networks, downloading content, or gaming online.

It is also crucial to consider other elements such as price, network reliability, as well as reviews from other PlanHub users and other platforms like Trustpilot and Google.

British Columbia
Public Mobile
30 GB
Unlimited
BYOD
$29.00
per month
British Columbia
Chatr
20.50 GB
Unlimited
BYOD
$29.00
per month
British Columbia
Freedom Mobile
20 GB
Unlimited
BYOD
$29.00
per month
We recommend conducting a personalized search . Based on the results obtained, you can choose your plan taking into account the following criteria:
  • The data-to-price ratio
  • Monthly data volume (make sure to have a margin to avoid exceeding or running out)
  • Quality of network coverage (are there dead zones in your area?)
  • Availability of technologies (3G, 4G, LTE, 5G)
  • Included options (unlimited calls or texts, voicemail, etc.)
  • Options related to traveling to other countries
  • Ability to bring your own device (BYOD)
  • Cost (monthly price, additional fees, total payment over 2 years, etc.)
  • Reviews from PlanHub users as well as on other platforms
  • Quality of customer service
  • Specific provider benefits (data sharing, loyalty program, no contract, etc.)
  • Specific cell phone plan benefits (cashback, gift card, protection against data overages, etc.)
If time is limited, here are the top-performing cell phone plans selected in a generic manner through our automated ranking algorithm.

Are you looking for a cell phone plan with unlimited data in British Columbia? - BYOD

The plans offering unlimited data are often the most expensive on the market, but are they really essential? Generally, these plans offer full data speed up to a certain defined volume, then reduced speed once the limit is reached. They can be advantageous in several situations:

  • If your access to home internet is limited.
  • If you travel frequently across the country.
  • f you work remotely often (the hotspot feature can allow you to work from anywhere).
  • If your job requires a constant connection.
  • If you live in an area prone to natural disasters.
Discover below the most interesting cell phone plans with unlimited data currently available.

British Columbia
Telus
150 GB+
Unlimited
BYOD
$80.00
per month

What are the cell phone plans with iPhones available in British Columbia?

The demand for cell phone plans including iPhones remains high. The most popular models currently are the iPhone 15 , iPhone 14 , and iPhone 13 . If you have a specific iPhone model in mind, a thorough search will help you discover all available plans offering your favorite iPhone.

Here are three particularly attractive plans for those looking for the best cell phone plans with an iPhone, according to PlanHub's ranking algorithm.

British Columbia
Virgin
20 GB
Unlimited
iPhone 15 - 128 GB
$39.00
per month
British Columbia
Freedom Mobile
75 GB
Unlimited
iPhone 15 - 128 GB
$88.04
per month
British Columbia
Fido
60 GB
Unlimited
iPhone 15 - 128 GB
$102.38
per month

Need a cell phone plan with an Android phone in British Columbia?

Interest in cell phone plans including a new Android phone is on the rise. Brands like Google Pixel and Samsung Galaxy are particularly popular. If you're looking for a specific brand or model, our search engine can help you find all the plans available with the Android device of your choice.

To find the best cell phone plans with an Android phone, PlanHub ranks the offers based on various criteria. Here are some of the most interesting options according to PlanHub ranking algorithm .

British Columbia
Virgin
60 GB
Unlimited
Galaxy S24 - 128 GB
$87.34
per month
British Columbia
Freedom Mobile
50 GB
Unlimited
Galaxy S24 - 128 GB
$84.83
per month
British Columbia
Fido
60 GB
Unlimited
Galaxy S24 - 128 GB
$94.83
per month

How get a cell phone plan at the cheapest rate in British Columbia, Canada ?

Prices of plans available in British Columbia, Canada aren't static, they fluctuate over time. To get the cheapest rate, the first option is to visit PlanHub everyday to monitor plan prices that match your preferences until the right internet plan is at discount. Doing so can be highly time consuming, that is why there is a second option which is to set an internet plan price alert.

PlanHub can monitor prices for you permanently (even when you sleep) and send you a personalized alert email to notify you that a plan matching the savings you've targeted. Sign up to PlanHub Internet Price Alert now!

How are phone carrier’s coverage in British Columbia, Canada ?

The 3 main Cell Phone Carriers in Canada are Bell, Rogers and Telus. PlanHub's coverage map can help you define which cell phone towers are near a specific postal address. Use PlanHub’s coverage map tool below to find out which are the best providers best for you according to cell phone tower proximity.

Top rated carriers

Mobile provider Review Average Network
Stability, coverage, speed, dropped calls…
Bill
Transparency, clarity, aligned with contract…
Digital experience
Application and/or website are simple, clear, efficient and useful…
Onboarding experience
Phone number port-in, activation, delivery, installation…
Customer Service
Helpful, knowledgeable, able to solve a problem, prompt and courteous…
Recommended
Average of people would recommend this brand
#1
public-mobile
(237)
4.1/5
Review Average
4.3/5
Network
4.3/5
Bill
4/5
Digital experience
4.3/5
Onboarding experience
3.8/5
Customer Service
86%
Recommended
#2
fizz
(266)
4.1/5
Review Average
4.2/5
Network
4.4/5
Bill
4.1/5
Digital experience
4.2/5
Onboarding experience
3.7/5
Customer Service
79%
Recommended
#3
telus
(112)
3.1/5
Review Average
3.4/5
Network
2.9/5
Bill
3/5
Digital experience
3.2/5
Onboarding experience
2.9/5
Customer Service
54%
Recommended
#4
rogers
(126)
3.1/5
Review Average
3.6/5
Network
2.9/5
Bill
2.9/5
Digital experience
3.1/5
Onboarding experience
2.8/5
Customer Service
56%
Recommended
#5
koodo
(148)
2.9/5
Review Average
3.3/5
Network
3.1/5
Bill
2.8/5
Digital experience
3/5
Onboarding experience
2.5/5
Customer Service
45%
Recommended

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FAQ About Cell Phone Plans in British Columbia

As of the last update on 19 July 2024, the best cell phone carrier in Canada is Fizz with a review rating of 3.9 on the last 365 day.

As of the last update on 19 July 2024, the best cell phone plan available right now are Public Mobile, followed by Chatr and Freedom Mobile.

As of the last update on 19 July 2024, a total of 16 mobile providers serving the Canadian Market offering a total of 10018 plans from $0.00 to $140.21 and an average price of $41.33

As of the last update on 19 July 2024, the cheapest plans currently cost $15.00 , offered by Fido. This plan may be limited, perform a personalized search to look for available plans that are tailored to your preferences."