I'm looking to buy a SIM card with a data plan. What company has coverage in the Pyrenees?

Any recommendation for a plan with 3G coverage there?

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    Andorra? France? Spain? – MastaBaba Oct 3 '12 at 18:17
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    He originally tagged it as Spain, so can probably assume that for now... – Mark Mayo Oct 3 '12 at 21:50
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    Spanish Pyrenees indeed. – Uri Oct 4 '12 at 10:33

I used Vodafone (they had 3G) and it worked fine in Spain. Once I made it to Andorra, I was roaming and was told what the charges would be. I assume it would be the same had I continued on to France. The rate was 10 EUR for unlimited Internet which cost something like 3.15 EUR per week. They credited the full 10EUR to your account. Once I hit 20MB/day, it throttled me, but I could still access the Internet. I also had phone as well as texting.

Just stop at a Vodafone place anywhere in Spain. I was in Spain for almost two weeks and I had Internet the whole time without any issues.

There is also Movistar, but I don't know if they had 3G. They had 20 EUR for 500MB of data.

  • Indeed, information about roaming charges is mandatory under EU law and the price is capped so it should be very similar in France and many other countries. – Relaxed Oct 23 '13 at 9:52

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