There are many broadband options available in Mayo, so finding the right package for your needs can be tricky. Here are the main types in brief:
Knowing more about each type of broadband should help you decide what you want and compare the right plans.
There are seven main broadband providers in Mayo:
Fibre broadband is the fastest type of broadband you can get and all seven providers offer it in Mayo. You’ll just need to check if it’s been rolled out to your town, by using the dropdown filter at the top of the page.
In Mayo, the SIRO network is operating in Castlebar and Westport, with speeds of up to 1,000Mbps. Virgin Media also offers speeds of up to 1,000Mbps and is available in Ballina and Castlebar.
If you can’t get a superfast fibre connection yet, you may be able to get part fibre which offers speeds of up to 100Mbps, plenty fast enough for most busy households.
We carried out research on 30 towns and cities in Ireland in 2021, to see which were the best for technology lovers.
We scored each town against a set of metrics e.g. access to electric chargers and 5G broadband coverage, to see which came out on top.
Castlebar in Mayo earned itself 8th place and Ballina in Mayo got the 10th spot, here’s the full article, Top 10 towns and cities in Ireland for tech lovers.
Although price is bound to be a factor when choosing broadband, just opting for the cheapest package is unlikely to meet all of your needs. You should also think about:
Here are the main types of broadband package you can get:
It only takes a few minutes to find a cheaper deal and start saving