Best Gmail alternatives


Google's mailing service, Gmail, is recognised as the most popular email service for users around the world. Figures from Statista found that it had 1.5 billion active users worldwide in October 2018.

Despite this, there are a number of options available which provide features that Gmail lacks.

If you're in search of an email service that you can customise to your preferences or one which gives you the freedom to merge all your many messaging platforms behind one slick interface then read on.

These are some of our top picks for alternatives to Gmail.

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Additional reporting by Christina Mercer & Laurie Clarke