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Have the fastest VPN experience

Bye-bye ISP throttling. Hello, blazing speeds.


Pick among thousands of VPN servers worldwide. Experience high-speed security approved by Speedtest.

Security or speed? Get a VPN that gives you both.

Looking for safe and private access to the internet but don’t want to sacrifice performance for better security? With NordVPN, you don’t have to make that choice – just flip a switch and enjoy the fastest VPN experience while being protected by military-grade encryption.


Bypass ISP throttling

Don’t let your ISP slow down your binge-watching marathon. Enjoy uninterrupted streaming experience without buffering and bandwidth throttling.


Enjoy secure streaming

Watch HD movies and your favorite TV shows at home and on the go. Do that in full privacy and security, with no slowdowns.


Stay secure no matter what

Keep your private data safe at all times: whether you’re streaming, downloading files, or browsing on unprotected public Wi-Fi.

Does a VPN slow down the internet?

When you connect to a VPN, your internet traffic is routed through a secure encrypted tunnel, which may cause a slight decrease in your connection speed. In most cases, it will be too small to notice, especially when you go online just for regular daily browsing. However, if you use a VPN for secure streaming or peer-to-peer file sharing, you may want to make sure you are getting the best speeds available.

Here’s what influences the VPN connection speed

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  • Internet speed offered by your ISP
  • The quality of encryption
  • Distance to the VPN server
  • VPN server load
  • The security protocol being used
  • The firewalls or antivirus software used

All these elements can result in poor internet performance and unwanted interruptions while browsing the web, streaming video or downloading media content from the internet. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

3 ways how you can ensure fast VPN connection


Be picky about servers

Go for a VPN service provider with wide server coverage. The math is simple here: more servers mean less overcrowding and better speeds. Plus, a variety of worldwide locations will ensure you will find a server nearby, wherever you are.

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Choose location carefully

Long distances are the worst, so if you don’t have a specific location in mind, it’s always better to pick a server that is physically close to you. This way you will reduce the distance your data will travel to be protected from snoopers and malicious internet users.

Quick Connect

Avoid the crowds

It’s only natural that when too many users are connected to the same server, the connection speed drops. No worries here! Just hit the Quick Connect button in the NordVPN app and you will be automatically connected to the best server available at the moment.

What is the fastest VPN service?

NordVPN offers both top-notch security and ultra-fast connection, so you can have the best VPN experience without compromising your online privacy and security.

Unlike other VPN service providers, NordVPN doesn’t limit your bandwidth. Instead, we’re constantly expanding our server network and investing in our software architecture to deliver consistently fast speeds and reliable online protection. Here are more reasons to try the world’s most trusted and fastest VPN service.

Servers everywhere

More servers = more freedom and faster connection. As for now, NordVPN has 5604 servers in 60 countries, assuring smooth and fast VPN experience wherever you are.


When it comes to P2P activities, there’s always a need for speed. That’s why we offer hundreds of servers in different locations, optimized for secure and smooth file sharing.

No logs

Your digital life is nobody’s business. We never log where you go or what you do on the internet, so we couldn’t share anything with third-parties even if they asked us.

24/7 support

Having connection issues? No worries. Our experienced customer care agents are ready to help you all day, every day, with any questions you may have.

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Security for all your devices

Get advanced online protection across all your devices: PCs, laptops, smartphones, tablets, or your home router. A single NordVPN account gives you up to 6 simultaneous connections.

Fast, powerful and worry-free online protection

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