Our Current Top Pick Data Plans for RVers & Cruisers

For seasonal and full time RVers and cruisers, cellular data can be a home internet replacement.

We're not just looking for data we can use on a smartphone or tablet.

We need high speed data that is able to be used for getting laptops, computers, streaming devices and home automation systems online.

We're working remotely, homeschooling, researching our next stop, banking, streaming video and keeping in touch with friends & family.

This guide is kept constantly up to date with our top data plan picks- so check back often. This stuff changes all the time!


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Quick Video Overview with our top picks (updatedNov 26, 2018):

These top picks focus on plans that provide the maximum amount of high speed hotspot-enabled data (or on device for a tablet/PC) for the lowest cost.

Last update: 11/15/2018

Verizon

 

Monthly Cost
Device Type
High Speed Hot Spot Cap
Network Management
How to Obtain

Prepaid Unlimited

Monthly Cost : $65
Device Type : Jetpacks
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : Unlimited
Network Management : Always
How to Obtain: Verizon Prepaid

Postpaid "Unlimited"

Monthly Cost : $20-80
Device Type : All
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : 15GB
Network Management : 22GB
How to Obtain: Verizon Postpaid

Visible

Monthly Cost : $40
Device Type : iPhones
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : All at 5 mbps
Network Management : All at 5 mbps
How to Obtain: beVisible.com

Legacy Unlimited / gUDP

Monthly Cost : $45-249
Device Type : All
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : Unlimited
Network Management : None
How to Obtain: Not Easy / Read On

AT&T

 

Monthly Cost
Device Type
High Speed Hot Spot Cap
Network Management
How to Obtain

Wireless Home Internet

Monthly Cost : $100
Device Type : Wireless Internet Device
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : 100GB
Network Management : Never
How to Obtain: AT&T Postpaid

Tablet Prepaid Plan

Monthly Cost : $29.99
Device Type : Tablets
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : None
Network Management : 22GB
How to Obtain: AT&T Prepaid

Rental/Lease

Monthly Cost : $60-199
Device Type : Data Devices
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : Unlimited
Network Management : Never
How to Obtain: 3rd Party Vendors

T-Mobile

 

Monthly Cost
Device Type
High Speed Hot Spot Cap
Network Management
How to Obtain
Monthly Cost : $85
Device Type : Smartphones/Tablets
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : 20GB
Network Management : 50GB
How to Obtain: T-Mobile Postpaid

Rental/Lease

Monthly Cost : $70-250
Device Type : Data Devices
High Speed Hot Spot Cap : Unlimited
Network Management : 50GB
How to Obtain: 3rd Party Retailers

Sprint

 

Monthly Cost
Device Type
Hot Spot Cap
Network Management
How to Obtain

Non-Profit Plans

Monthly Cost : $10-33
Device Type : Mobile Hotspots
Hot Spot Cap : Unlimited
Network Management : Never
How to Obtain: Non-Profits
Monthly Cost : $49.99
Device Type : Mobile Hotspots
Hot Spot Cap : Unlimited
Network Management : Always
How to Obtain: FMCA Members Only

Unlimited Premium

Monthly Cost : $90
Device Type : Smartphones
Hot Spot Cap : 100GB
Network Management : 50GB
How to Obtain: Sprint Postpaid

Sprint Hotspot Plan

Monthly Cost : $50
Device Type : Mobile Hotspots
Hot Spot Cap : 50GB
Network Management : None
How to Obtain: Sprint Postpaid

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