There are seven main broadband providers in Galway:
Each of the main providers offer fibre broadband in Galway which is the fastest type of connection, but you’ll need to check if it’s available in your town.
SIRO, Virgin Media and eir have all rolled out their networks across parts of Galway, and offer superfast speeds of up to 1,000Mbps.
Galway came 2nd in our top ten places to work from home in Ireland 2021 and Ballinasloe in Galway got 4th place in our best towns and cities for tech lovers 2021.
You can find out why Galway is such a great place for remote workers and techies to live, according to our index criteria, by checking out the articles here: The best places to work from home in Ireland and The Best Towns and Cities for Tech Lovers in Ireland.
Working out exactly what you want is the first step to getting the right broadband package at the best price. You’ll need to consider things like:
Once you’ve decided what you want, it’s easier to find a provider to suit you, using our comparisons.
It’s also worth comparing different types of packages to find the cheapest deal. For example, sometimes a home phone comes as standard and costs no more than a broadband-only plan.
As soon as you’ve chosen the right package, you can start the switch process, which may lead to a faster service, lower bills, or both.
Our guide to switching broadband providers walks you through the process step by step.
It only takes a few minutes to find a cheaper deal and start saving