Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)

Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB)

2rn operates a DAB network with one multiplex covering Dublin city, Cork city, Limerick city, Kildare and the North East. This network carries the following services:

  • RTÉ Radio 1
  • RTÉ 2fm
  • RTÉ Raidio na Gaeltachta
  • RTÉ Lyric FM
  • RTÉ 2XM*
  • RTÉ Choice*
  • RTÉ Gold*
  • RTÉ Junior*
  • RTÉ Pulse*
  • RTÉ Radio 1 Extra*
  • RTÉ Sport*

*Indicates DAB-only service

How do I get DAB?

DAB is available to listeners living in Dublin and the North East, Cork city and Limerick city. Listeners do require a DAB receiver and these are available from electrical retailers.

How does DAB work?

A multiplex enables up to eleven radio services to be combined and transmitted by a single transmitter as shown below: