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Cheap Virgin Sim cards

Here are the cheapest Virgin Sim deals. All deals are for new customers of Virgin. Existing customer? Call your provider to see if it'll offer you it (see haggling help).

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Is Virgin Mobile a good network?

Virgin Mobile is a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) which means it uses Vodafone's mobile network to provide its mobile coverage.

In our most recent customer service poll, Virgin Mobile scored 4.3/10 based on 188 votes.

Does Virgin Mobile offer Sim plans for bad credit?

Sadly not. Virgin Mobile says in its small print that it will carry out a credit check as part of an application with it.

The cheapest Virgin Mobile Sim

The cheapest Virgin Mobile Sim costs £6/month and it currently offers unlimited minutes & texts and 5GB/month data over a 12-month contract. See cheap Virgin Mobile Sims.

Can I keep my mobile number if I switch to a Virgin Mobile Sim-only deal?

Yes, you can keep your old mobile phone number. If you're moving from another network, you'll need to text 'PAC' for free to 65075 to request your PAC (porting authorisation code). You will need to provide this to Virgin Mobile which should move your number over within one working day.

Can I get 5G enabled Virgin Mobile Sims?

Yes, Virgin Mobile offers 5G on all of its Sim plans. However, be aware you'll need a 5G-compatible phone too.