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Tel Aviv

Is high-speed home Internet access available? How long does it typically take to install it after arrival?

40 mbps isn’t unusual for less than $20 a month. The Embassy assisted us in setting it up before we arrived, which was really helpful. - Aug 19, 2017
Yes--can be ready when you walk in from the Embassy. Very nice service, though with only two providers sometimes people complain it's not as fast as they are used to. Otherwise this is a very wifi-friendly place with most restaurants and shops freely sharing their wifi passcodes. Ditto for the city as you can often get wifi from the city for free right on the beach. - Oct 24, 2016
Yes and it works! Embassy has it ready the first day we stepped into our place. - Jul 25, 2016
The two major companies are Bezeq and HOT. I've heard complaints about both. Our service often slows at peak usage periods. - Apr 12, 2016
Yes, and the Embassy will set it up so it's ready when you arrive - truly brilliant! It's pretty cheap - like US$20 the first year and then US$30 a month after that. - Nov 18, 2014
Yes. - Apr 10, 2013
Yes. Internet speeds and reliability is improving. Overall its a shock to many to find out Israel is really a third world country on all levels. However internet service is fine, about $30 a month. - Aug 14, 2010
Yes - again, not cheap but available and works well. You need high-speed service, usually from the cable company, and a separate service for an ISP. - Jul 26, 2010
Yes, it's about US$20 a month. - Feb 27, 2009
Of course available. My husband pays that bill. - Sep 19, 2008
Yes, US$10 a month. - Jul 2, 2008