Access Point Name (APN) settings for UK mobile network providers

Try setting the APN to 'Dynamic' initially and use the appropriate username \ password below. If it doesn't work change to 'Static' and manually enter the APN setting.

All settings are case sensitive!

Vodafone
Vodafone has several possible options for Pay As You Go SIM cards. Try each one in turn until the connection works. All use the same username and password.

APN (contract): internet
APN (PAYG): pp.internet
APN (PAYG): ppbundle.internet
APN (PAYG): smart
APN (PAYG): pp.vodafone.co.uk
Username: web
Password: web

Orange
APN: orangeinternet
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

O2
APN (contract): mobile.o2.co.uk
APN (PAYG): m-bb.o2.co.uk
Username: web
Password: web

T-Mobile
APN: general.t-mobile.uk
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Three
APN: 3internet
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

 

EE (Everything Everywhere)
APN: everywhere
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'


Tesco Mobile (uses the O2 network)
APN: prepay.tesco-mobile.com
Username: tescowap
Password: password

Virgin Mobile (uses the T-Mobile network)
APN: goto.virginmobile.uk
Username: user
Password: 'leave blank'

BT Mobile (uses the Vodafone network)
APN: btmobile.bt.com
Username: bt
Password: bt

ASDA Mobile (uses the Vodafone network)
APN: asdamobiles.co.uk
Username: web
Password: web

Manx Telecom (Isle of Man)
APN: 3gpronto
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Sure Mobile (Guernsey & Isle of Man)
APN: internet
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Wave Telecom (Guernsey)
APN: pepper
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Airtel Vodafone (Guernsey)
APN: airtel-ci-gprs.com
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Sure Mobile (Jersey)
APN: internet
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Jersey Telecom (Jersey)
APN: pepper
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

Airtel Vodafone (Jersey)
APN: airtel-ci-gprs.com
Username: 'leave blank'
Password: 'leave blank'

GiffGaff (uses the O2 network)
APN: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password

International APN settings