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Get cheap, high-quality web hosting

  • Scalable and secure hosting
  • Free domain for the first year
  • Free personal consultant

Affordable web hosting starting from £1

Need affordable web hosting for your website?

No problem! Get started with IONOS today.
To accompany our low cost web hosting packages, we also offer highly customisable websites with a stunning array of templates to suite all tastes and purposes. Our web hosting packages include the following apps to help you build up your online presence:

  • WordPress
  • Joomla!
  • Drupal
  • TYPO3

Magento and PrestaShop are also included for all your eCommerce needs. Whether you're looking to create a website for a business or for your own personal use, IONOS offers the right hosting package.
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Standard

Budget package with 100 GB storage, a domain and SSL


6 months £2/monthexcl. VAT then £5/monthexcl. VAT
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100 GB storage Your data is mirrored in two data centres, so your hosting is uninterrupted even during maintenance and outages.

6 GB RAM, 1 vCPU

10 databases 2 GB of storage per database. Choose MySQL or MariaDB.

Unmetered bandwidth We do not meter bandwidth or limit your traffic.

1-click WordPress installation Install WordPress, Joomla!, and 50+ other open source apps (CMS, eCommerce, blog, forums etc) with a single click.

Free domain & SSL certificate Free domain for the first year and a Wildcard SSL certificate for secure data transfers.

Professional email Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

24/7 customer support Call us any time you have questions, or activate your free personal consultant for tailored support via phone, email and chat.

Plus

3x more storage than Standard, with extra resources


Most sold

12 months £1/monthexcl. VAT then £8/monthexcl. VAT
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250 GB redundant storage Your data is mirrored in two data centres, so your hosting is uninterrupted even during maintenance and outages.

9 GB RAM, 1 vCPU

250 databases 2 GB of storage per database. Choose MySQL or MariaDB.

Unmetered bandwidth We do not meter bandwidth or limit your traffic.

1-click WordPress installation Install WordPress, Joomla!, and 50+ other open source apps (CMS, eCommerce, blog, forums etc) with a single click.

Free domain & SSL certificate Free domain for the first year and a Wildcard SSL certificate for secure data transfers.

Professional email Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

24/7 customer support Call us any time you have questions, or activate your free personal consultant for tailored support via phone, email and chat.

Premium

2x more storage than Plus, with extra resources and features


6 months £7/monthexcl. VAT then £14/monthexcl. VAT
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350 GB redundant storage Your data is mirrored in two data centres, so your hosting is uninterrupted even during maintenance and outages.

15 GB RAM, 1 vCPU

350 databases 2 GB of storage per database. Choose MySQL or MariaDB.

Unmetered bandwidth We do not meter bandwidth or limit your traffic.

1-click WordPress installation Install WordPress, Joomla!, and 50+ other open source apps (CMS, eCommerce, blog, forums etc) with a single click.

Free domain & SSL certificate Free domain for the first year and a Wildcard SSL certificate for secure data transfers.

Professional email Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

24/7 customer support Call us any time you have questions, or activate your free personal consultant for tailored support via phone, email and chat.

SiteAnalytics Plus SiteAnalytics Plus helps you monitor site performance more efficiently. Activate it to track visit length, location, browser type, dwell time and more. You can also generate and export PDF reports of key metrics.

Ultimate

The most storage and resources, with SSL for all your sites


6 months £11/monthexcl. VAT then £22/monthexcl. VAT
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500 GB redundant storage Your data is mirrored in two data centres, so your hosting is uninterrupted even during maintenance and outages.

20 GB RAM, 1 vCPU

500 databases 2 GB of storage per database. Choose MySQL or MariaDB.

Unmetered bandwidth We do not meter bandwidth or limit your traffic.

1-click WordPress installation Install WordPress, Joomla!, and 50+ other open source apps (CMS, eCommerce, blog, forums etc) with a single click.

Free domain Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

24/7 customer support Call us any time you have questions, or activate your free personal consultant for tailored support via phone, email and chat.

SiteAnalytics Plus SiteAnalytics Plus helps you monitor site performance more efficiently. Activate it to track visit length, location, browser type, dwell time and more. You can also generate and export PDF reports of key metrics.

Unlimited free SSL certificates Secure data transfers on all your domains with unlimited Wildcard SSL certificates. Manage the certificates easily via the Control Panel or using the IONOS API.

All prices exclude VAT charged at 20%. VAT may be subject to change depending on your country of residence. Terms and conditions apply.

Essential

Everything needed for a hassle-free WordPress site


12 months £2/monthexcl. VAT then £4/monthexcl. VAT
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Ideal for 1 WordPress website

25 GB storage (SSD)

2 MariaDB databases 2 GB of storage per database. If you install your project with IONOS, we'll automatically create a MariaDB 10 database for you. You can also create a MySQL 5 database manually.

1 email account (2 GB) Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

Enhanced CPU & MEM resources Optimised for up to 300 visitors per minute on your website, includes 640 MB PHP memory.

Site Scan malware protection

Free Wildcard SSL Certificate

Free domain for 1 year First year domain offer only valid on initial purchase of a 12-month contract. Included free domain extensions: .co.uk, .uk, .com, .net, .org, .info, .me, .biz, .online.

Business

More resources and plugins for your WordPress site


Jetpack included

12 months £1/monthexcl. VAT then £8/monthexcl. VAT
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Ideal for 1 WordPress website

100 GB storage (SSD)

10 MariaDB databases 2 GB of storage per database. If you install your project with IONOS, we'll automatically create a MariaDB 10 database for you. You can also create a MySQL 5 database manually.

5 email accounts (2 GB each) Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

Max CPU & MEM resources Optimised for up to 500 visitors per minute on your website, includes 768 MB PHP memory.

Site Scan malware protection

Free Wildcard SSL Certificate

Free domain for 1 year First year domain offer only valid on initial purchase of a 12-month contract. Included free domain extensions: .co.uk, .uk, .com, .net, .org, .info, .me, .biz, .online.

Jetpack Backup Daily Get 12 months of free daily backups and one-click restores for one website from our partner Jetpack. You'll receive a voucher code via your product dashboard after purchase. There's no obligation to buy at any time, but you'll need a wordpress.com account and the Jetpack plugin to claim this offer.

Ultimate

Ideal for multiple WP sites or demanding projects


Jetpack included

12 months £9/monthexcl. VAT then £18/monthexcl. VAT
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Unlimited websites Our packages are limited only by our infrastructure and the nature of the shared hosting environment the product operates in. Performance issues arise only in exceptional cases and are only due to technical resources (processors, PHP memory limits, disk space, etc.) being allocated to other websites.

Unlimited storage (SSD)

Unlimited MariaDB databases 2 GB of storage per database. If you install your project with IONOS, we'll automatically create a MariaDB 10 database for you. You can also create a MySQL 5 database manually.

10 email accounts (2 GB each) Professional email with a 2 GB mailbox in addition to your webspace. State-of-the-art anti-spam protection included.

Max. CPU & MEM resources and Railgun Content Delivery Network Optimised for up to 500 visitors per minute on your websites, includes 768 MB PHP memory. Our Content Delivery Network boosts loading times by caching your site and distributing it across 150+ data centres worldwide. Visitors get data from the closest server, improving their access to your content.

Site Scan & Repair malware protection

Free Wildcard SSL Certificate

Free domain for 1 year Free First year domain offer only valid on initial purchase of a 12-month contract. Included free domain extensions: .co.uk, .uk, .com, .net, .org, .info, .me, .biz, .online.

Jetpack Backup Daily Get 12 months of free daily backups and one-click restores for one website from our partner Jetpack. You'll receive a voucher code via your product dashboard after purchase. There's no obligation to buy at any time, but you'll need a wordpress.com account and the Jetpack plugin to claim this offer.

All prices exclude VAT charged at 20%. VAT may be subject to change depending on your country of residence. Terms and conditions apply.

A professional online presence

Choose convenient web hosting for your business.

Efficient and inexpensive

Do you want to start with a basic, inexpensive web hosting package while still having the option to upgrade at any time? If your answer is yes, and you're looking for the most reasonably priced hosting services, IONOS is the right hosting provider for you. You can easily begin with starter versions of either Linux or Windows.

Domain

Your domain name is the foundation of your website. It is essential for branding, marketing, website traffic and professional credibility. Our cheap web hosting services include a free domain for the first year, allowing you to fully customise your online presence.
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Email

Like the sound of numerous free email accounts? With IONOS low-cost web hosting, a large number of personalised email accounts will be at your disposal for professional communication.

Webspace

To get the most out of your online presence, ample webspace is vital. With our cheap hosting services, space won’t be an issue, allowing you to upload content to your website as and when you want.
Send and receive emails and files securely

Premium service from IONOS

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Security

  • Our budget web hosting comes with a free dedicated SSL (Secure Socket Layer) certificate.
  • Padlock symbol and HTTPS protocol for secure connections and a trustworthy image.
  • Ensures that all data transmitted between a website and a visitor’s browser is secure.

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Scripting languages

  • Realise a variety of web projects with our cost-effective PHP hosting.
  • Suitable for forums, blogs, online stores or a professional webspace for your business.
  • Enjoy the latest security standards for your PHP-based projects with IONOS.

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Databases

  • We support MySQL for secure, reliable and effective database management.
  • Benefit from complete flexibility and customisation to meet all your database needs.
  • Suitable for both smaller projects and larger organisations alike.

Cheap web hosting

FAQ – Frequently asked questions

We want your website to succeed. That's why when you sign up for one of our cheap website hosting plans you will receive access to a host of services and features. For beginners and advanced users alike, we provide a wide range of fully responsive, industry-specific templates and layouts. Users can also benefit from access to a comprehensive catalogue of powerful applications and web building tools as well as around-the-clock support. That's how IONOS makes high-performance, cheap website hosting a reality.

Even though IONOS offers some of the cheapest hosting solutions available, our hosting plans offer more than enough performance for many applications and smaller projects.

In addition, if you need more power in the future, you can just upgrade from the cheaper packages to the professional solutions we offer. So if you want to start with a more affordable plan, our cheapest hosting services can be a good entry point into the world of hosting your own websites.

Definitely. Our affordable web hosting service supports WordPress in two simple ways: you can install the WordPress app and manage it yourself, or you can opt for our WordPress hosting packages that take care of all the technical and server-related issues for you. Our WordPress hosting is fast and easy to install and includes pre-installed plugins, numerous themes, access to the IONOS community as well as 24/7 support.

Your personal consultant

Tailored advice. Tips for online success. Technical support. Available via a direct phone number, chat and email. Free of charge for all IONOS customers.

Award-winning support

We're always working to improve our customer support, and we're proud to have won several awards. These include Best Customer Engagement Initiative and Best Use of Customer Insight.