There are six main providers that offer broadband in Sligo:
We carried out research on the best places in Ireland to work from home and the best places for tech lovers to be. Each town or city we compared was scored against the same set of metrics to see which came out on top.
Sligo took the number 1 position for the best location to work from home, according to our Remote Working Index 2021, which looked at things like access to 5G broadband, and the number of coffee shops, top schools and GPs per 1,000 people.
Sligo took the 6th spot in our top 10 locations for tech lovers, based on things like the number of electric chargers and tech start ups per 1,000 people and 5G broadband availability.
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You can get part fibre and fibre plans in parts of Sligo. Fibre is the fastest type of broadband, offering speeds up to 1,000Mbps. You can find out whether your town has fibre broadband by using the dropdown filter at the top of the page.
In Sligo, SIRO has already rolled out plans with speeds up to 1000Mbps in Sligo town. If you live in a different area, you may be able to get a part fibre connection (speeds up to 100Mbps) or one of these alternatives:
Once you know what type of broadband is available at your location, and what will suit you best, you can compare packages to find the best deal. You should also think about:
The right type of broadband package will depend on your lifestyle and preferences.
For example, if you hardly ever watch TV, you won’t be bothered about paying for a digital TV package on top, and if you prefer to make calls on your mobile, you may not need a landline.
Here are the three main types of package to choose from:
It only takes a few minutes to find a cheaper deal and start saving