SIRO Broadband

SIRO-powered broadband is among the fastest in Ireland, with gigabit speeds of up to 1,000Mbps. Broadband packages are available from Digiweb, Vodafone & more, in towns across the country & bring fibre broadband directly to the home.

VodafoneGigabit 1000 Fibre Broadband & TV
Speed (absolute)*
12 month
for 12 months, then €100 thereafter.
SIROpowered broadband
Add Vodafone Super WiFi for €5 p/m
SkySignature with Sky Broadband Ultrafast Plus
Speed (average)*
12 month
for 12 months, then €96 thereafter.
Sky Box Sets included
* The "Speed (average)" displayed represents the speed available to at least 50% of customers. The "Speed (up to)" displayed represents the speed available to at least 80% of customers. The "Speed (absolute)" displayed represents speed available to customers for the advertised plan. Where a provider has not given an "up to, average speed or absolute" speed, the maximum possible speed for the advertised plan is displayed. Broadband product availability is subject to location.

What is SIRO broadband?

SIRO is a joint venture from the ESB and Vodafone that uses the existing electricity network to provide 100% fibre broadband.

The technology is known as ‘Fibre to the Home’ (FTTH) or ‘Fibre to the Premises’ and can deliver download and upload speeds of up to 1,000Mbps - or 1 Gigabit, known as ‘lightning speed’.

Find out more about how SIRO broadband works in our helpful guide, Should you choose SIRO broadband?

SIRO broadband providers in Ireland

You can’t buy products directly from SIRO, but many providers have signed contracts with SIRO so they can offer 1Gb plans to their customers.

Here’s where you can get SIRO broadband in Ireland:

Other providers offer superfast 1Gb plans, such as:

  • eir which runs on the open eir network, and
  • Virgin Media through its own cable network

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Why choose SIRO-powered broadband?

The main advantage of SIRO broadband is the speed, which is much higher than other plans available on the market. With 1,000Mbps broadband you can:

Is SIRO broadband available nationwide?

SIRO-powered broadband plans are not yet available nationwide, but the SIRO rollout is growing all the time.

Check the website for more information about the rollout and whether it’s coming to your county soon.

What if I can’t get SIRO broadband yet?

If you can’t get SIRO or another Gigabit plan where you live now, there are plenty of other alternatives for fast, reliable broadband. Choose from:

The broadband plans and types of broadband connection will depend on where you live, so try our free comparison tool to compare broadband deals in your area.

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Last updated on 01/09/2021

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