Transport & Communication Infrastructure

Accessing Leitrim by Road

Leitrim is situated approximately 2 hours from Dublin and Belfast.
The South of the County is situated on the N4 Dublin-Sligo and N61 Sligo Athlone routes.
The North of the County is situated on the N16 connecting the Sligo and Belfast
or Derry and Larne ports.

Accessing Leitrim by Rail

There are 8 services from Carrick on Shannon to Dublin and 8 services from Dublin to Carrick on Shannon daily. For information on train timetable check

Airport Access

Leitrim is in close proximity to Ireland West Airport which has scheduled flights to the UK and charter flights to Europe and Sligo airport which links to Dublin.


Sufficient power supply available in all 6 main towns to accommodate new industry. Further information on getting a new business connected is available on

Water and Waste Water Services

There is quality water and waste water infrastructure available to meet industry needs into the future. Contact the water services department of Leitrim County Council on 071 9650400 or check out


We all expect broadband as a given for our home and business. In Leitrim, there are a number of different broadband options including:

MAN Systems

Metropolitan Area Network (MAN) systems are available inCarrick on Shannon and Manorhamilton with a choice of carrier providing top class high speed broadband to cater to all business needs. Further information is available from eNet at or 061 274000 and or check out the coverage maps below:

PDF Carrick on Shannon eNet Coverage

PDF Manorhamilton eNet Coverage

Eircom Enabled Exchanges

The following exchanges have been enabled: Carrick on Shannon, Ballinamore, Drumshanbo, Dromahaire, Manorhamilton, Mohill and Kinlough. Eircom plan to enable the following exchanges: Cloone, Carrigallen, Keshcarrigan, Drumsna, Leitrim Village and Rossinver.

Wireless Broadband

Check out your location to see what wireless providers are available in your area. Updated in Autumn 2013.

Broadband Providers By Area

For information on Broadband in general, check out some of the following useful sites: