Finding the right cell phone plan for your family while sticking to a budget can be complicated. But you're in luck: Cricket has cheap cell phone plans fit for everyone and offers big savings for multi-line accounts. All with no annual contracts and a great big network that covers over 99% of Americans (based on overall coverage in U.S.).

Cricket's Best Family Plans: Unlimited

For Cricket's best multi-line discounts on up to five lines, choose the $55/mo Unlimited Plan. Families can save $150 monthly with five lines!

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Cricket Unlimited Plan for Families

Number of Lines on Account Total Monthly Cost Total Monthly Savings
1 $55 $0
2 $80 $30
3 $90 $75
4 $100 $120
5 $125 $150

What you get: unlimited calling minutes, unlimited texts and picture/video messages, and unlimited data access* with speeds up to 3 Mbps for each member of the family. Includes unlimited video streaming at DVD quality (about 480p) plus select international features. Remember, all lines on the account must be on the $55/mo Unlimited Plan. View plan details

*Data speed 3 Mbps. Video streaming at 1.5 Mbps (about 480p).

After 22GB/line/mo. Cricket may slow data speeds when the network is congested.

 

Best Fixed Data Plan for Families

Don't need unlimited data? Choose Cricket's $40/mo 5 GB high-speed data plan and enjoy Group Save discounts on up to five lines:

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Cricket 5 GB Plan for Families

Number of Lines on Account Total Monthly Cost Total Monthly Savings
1 $40 $0
2 $70 $10
3 $90 $30
4 $110 $50
5 $130 $70

What you get: unlimited calling minutes, unlimited texts and picture/video messages, and 5 GB of high-speed data access (speeds up to 8 Mbps)* for each member of your household. Don't worry about your kids or family using up all your data ? at Cricket, each line's data usage is separate from the other lines on the account.

*After use of high-speed data allotment, data speeds are slowed to 128 Kbps.

 

Cricket's Group Save Plans

Prefer to mix and match Cricket plans? Maybe you need unlimited data, but your spouse or children only need 5 GB. Whatever combination you're looking for, we've got you covered.

Choose from our 5 GB, Unlimited, or Unlimited Max plans and take advantage of our Group Save discounts. Savings apply to eligible lines 2-5:

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Cricket Group Save Plans for Families

Number of Eligible Lines on Account Total Monthly Savings
1 $0
2 $10
3 $30
4 $50
5 $70

What you get: unlimited calling minutes, unlimited texts and picture/video messages, and data access for each member of the family. Data access for each line depends on plan. Browse plans

On Unlimited plans, after 22GB/line/mo. Cricket may slow data speeds when the network is congested.

 

How Multi-line Discounts Benefit Everyone

Sharing your Cricket account with friends and family members (even the in-laws!) offers some great benefits:

  • Save money on your monthly bill with multi-line discounts
  • Each line gets their own data, so there's no risk of one person using it all
  • Friends can join too - get savings on up to five lines

Why choose Cricket?

  • Strong nationwide network
  • No annual contracts, no credit checks, and no overage charges
  • No need to buy a new phone. You can bring your own if it's unlocked and compatible with the Cricket network
  • Monthly taxes are included in plan prices, so there are no surprises
  • No activation fee if you purchase online

We make it easy to manage your multi-line account:

  • As the primary account holder, you'll set up a username and password to access your account online or via the myCricket app
  • If you don't want others logging in and making changes to the account, don't share your login information
  • Multiple people can make payments without logging in using Quick Pay

 

How to Switch to Cricket on a Family Plan Today

Switching to Cricket is easy, and you can do it all online in a few quick steps:

  1. Start with a phone: find a Cricket phone (or bring your own).
  2. Pick a cell phone plan.
  3. Add features (optional).
  4. Choose to keep your current phone number or get a new one.
  5. Select "Add Another Line" and repeat steps 1, 2, and 3.

You can add up to five lines in one online order. Watch how fast your savings stack up!