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VPN Cyber Monday deals 2021: Final sales still on offer

VPN Cyber Monday deals
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And in a flash, it's over - Cyber Monday has been and gone. However, we're seeing a ton of deals still stay active, and from experience, we may well see some of these deals last until the end of December.

However, if you're in need of the best VPN right now, we wouldn't hesitate as they're liable to change at a moment's notice.

Topping our list of VPN deals on offer is PureVPN's unbelievable $1.13 per month five-year deal (opens in new tab) (with code TECH15). It's the cheapest VPN that we would recommend, and if you're looking to spend as little as possible, it's well worth considering.

However, our top-rated provider ExpressVPN's modest but welcome three months free offer (opens in new tab) gives a decent saving on the best service.

Whatever your budget or use case, there should be something here that fits the bill – and we'll be keeping this page bang up to date with the top deals as Cyber Monday progresses.

VPN Cyber Monday Deals: Quick Links

If you just want to see what each provider's got on offer, simply click the quick links below to head through the provider websites. If you want to learn a little more about each service before you choose, just keep scrolling and see which of our highlighted deals catches your eye.

Today's Cyber Monday VPN deals

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PureVPN | 5 years | $1.13/mo with code TECH15 | 88% off (opens in new tab)
If you're after the cheapest deal available (from a provider that's worth using), this PureVPN deal is perfect. It's verified zero-logging, great for accessing US Netflix, and has apps for tons of devices. And now, it's dropped its price even more. By using the code TECH15, you'll knock another 15% off the price, and it'll cost you just $1.13 a month. Unbeatable.

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Surfshark | 2 years +3 months FREE | $2.21/mo | 82% off (opens in new tab)
Surfshark just keeps getting better and better value. In this VPN Cyber Monday deal, the bargain provider is throwing in 3 months free, which works out at an incredible $2.21 a month. For those on a shoestring budget, this is an excellent choice.

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NordVPN Cyber Monday deal | 72% off | $3.29/month (opens in new tab)
(opens in new tab)Nord's current deal is offering 72% off its longest plan, which is the cheapest we've seen the 2-year plan go for since 2017. Thanks to the fact Nord will get you access to tons of streaming services anywhere, is verified zero-logging and offers a 30-day money-back guarantee, this is well worth checking out at just $3.29 a month

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ProtonVPN | 2 years | $4.99/mo | 50% off (opens in new tab)
ProtonVPN is arguably the most secure provider around, and is one of our top 4 VPNs. Great streaming support and watertight privacy makes this lowest-ever price incredibly tempting, at just $4.99 a month on the 2-year plan.

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PIA | 3 years + 3 months FREE | $2.03/mo | 83% off (opens in new tab)
Private Internet Access is a well-respected VPN with some nifty features like a kill switch, split tunneling, and even port forwarding. However, the price is the biggest draw right now, and at just $2.03 a month, including 3 free months, it's an absolute steal.

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IPVanish | 1 year | from $2.62/mo | save up to 73%
(opens in new tab)IPVanish (opens in new tab) has just launched its Cyber Month deal, which drops prices on its 1-year plan. Offering a mega 73% off its 1-year plan, this deal sees IPVanish return to being one of the most affordable options on the market.

The best of the rest

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StrongVPN| 60% off 1y plan | $2.66/mo | FREE cloud storage (opens in new tab)
A contender for 'most improved', StrongVPN is an excellent choice no matter the price – but this Tom's Guide exclusive deal is great. At just $2.66 a month on a 1-year plan (just $31.99 all-in), it's not a huge commitment, and you'll also get 250GB of FREE SugarSync cloud storage thrown in.

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Hotspot Shield | 3 years | $2.49/mo | 75% off (opens in new tab)
Hotspot Shield is a solid provider that's simple to use, and at just 42.49 a month, it's very competitively priced too. With decent speeds and usable apps, it's highly recommended.

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ExpressVPN | 12 months + 3 FREE | $6.67/mo | 49% off | FREE cloud backup (opens in new tab)
ExpressVPN isn't one of the cheapest services, but it certainly is the best – and right now it's offering a special exclusive deal to Tom's guide readers. As well as three months free, you'll also get 1 year of cloud backup from Backblaze absolutely free. It's a deal not to be sniffed at.

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CyberGhost | 2 years + 3 months FREE | $2.17/mo | 83% off (opens in new tab)
If you don't mind signing up for three years at a time, this CyberGhost (opens in new tab) deal is offering incredible savings on a great streaming-focused VPN. What's more, this appears to be a semi-permanent pricing change, so this $2.17/mo price could be around for the long run.

VPN Cyber Monday deals FAQ

What makes a good VPN Cyber Monday deal?

As you'd expect, the best of the best are priced accordingly – for example, the unrivalled ExpressVPN is a little more expensive than others at $6.67 a month (opens in new tab).

However, if you're willing to settle for a less powerful but still perfectly usable VPN, you can save a lot. It's also worth considering how long you want to commit for.

If you fancy getting a whole five years of cover, PureVPN's deal is unbeatable. At just $1.19 a month (opens in new tab) (with code tech10), it's incredible value, and well worth checking out.

Why do you need a VPN?

In short, a VPN is a tool that can help you maintain anonymity online. It reroutes your traffic away from your Internet Service Provider's (ISP) servers and through its own private, encrypted servers. This means your ISP can't track what you're doing online. 

Also, each time you connect, your IP address changes. This makes it much harder for sites to track and locate you, meaning it's less likely for a detailed profile of your activity to build up. These are often sold to advertisers and marketers to show you 'relevant' products.

One of the most popular VPN uses is for unblocking streaming sites. Netflix, for example, shows different content to people in different countries. By connecting to a UK VPN server, for example, you can watch UK-exclusive titles from anywhere in the world. 

You can learn more in our detailed what is a VPN (opens in new tab) article.

Should I buy now?

If you've waited this long to bag yourself the very best Cyber Monday deal, we'd say that the time is right to pull the trigger. While some deals may extend into December, some providers cut their offers off as soon as possible. 

What should your VPN be able to do?

For the full gamut of VPN features, we highly recommend going for one of our top providers mentioned in our best VPNs guide. They'll keep you private, unblock streaming services, and also keep your Internet connections lightning fast.

If you're looking for secure cloud storage, going with a provider like IPVanish or StrongVPN is a good idea. They're not great streaming VPNs, but they're secure, and also give you access to SugarSync for a cheaper price than SugarSync alone.

Mo is VPN Editor at Tom's Guide. Day-to-day he oversees VPN, privacy, and cybersecurity content, and also undertakes independent testing of VPN services to ensure his recommendations are accurate and up to date. When he's not getting stuck into the nitty-gritty settings of a VPN you've never heard of, you'll find him working on his Peugeot 205 GTi or watching Peep Show instead of finally putting up those shelves.