Ireland's fastest broadband network

Officially the fastest broadband network in Ireland.

3 million consumers tested their broadband speeds with Speedtest®, and you guessed it, Virgin Media came out on top and was awarded Ireland’s Fastest Broadband Network by Ookla, the global leader in broadband testing.

Ireland's Fastest Broadband Network.

Based on Ookla’s analysis of Speedtest® Intelligence data for Q3-Q4 2018. Ookla trademarks used under license and reprinted with permission.

How does your broadband speed compare?



Broadband Speed Checker

Suspect you might not be getting the most out of your WiFi? Check your internet speed with a quick speedtest® and follow our pro tips below.

Things you can do to improve your speed:

Move closer to your hub

Keep your hub away from other electrical devices

Switch channels, or give your hub a reboot


Are you up to speed?

Ireland's Fastest Broaband Network.

You'll need Adobe Flash Player installed on your computer to use the Ookla Speed Test application.


Download speed explained

A good download speed allows you to watch videos online, and save things from the internet on to your phone or computer. It also means more


The higher the Mb/sec, the better the download speed.

Upload speed explained

A good upload speed allows you to quickly attach files or photos to an email, or send a selfie on Whatsapp.


The higher the Mb/sec, the better the upload speed.

Unlock your Hub's full potential

The Virgin Media Hub

Elegantly designed and incredibly powerful - our new hub can pump our super-fast WiFi to every room of your house.


Our Red House Technicians will make your home a WiFi temple.

WiFi, broadband, smart devices – our technicians are trained in the art of top performance. Schedule a visit, let them optimise your home, and get your own red belt along the way.

Fastest home broadband 2019



Best Customer Rated Home Broadband 2019



Best Customer Benefits 2019



Best value bundle

Virgin Media is Ireland's Speedtest Awards Winner for Fastest Broadband Network during Q3-Q4 2018. To win this award, Virgin Media achieved a Speed Score of 93.78 with 90th percentile speeds of 238.27 Mbps for download and 35.90 Mbps for upload.

Best value broadband winner

Get the most out of your WiFi

Follow these easy guides to unlock the full potential of your broadband

Getting the best WiFi signal


Connecting devices to your WiFi


Here are our broadband products



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Price after 6 months €69




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Price after 6 months €64




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Price after 6 months €59


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