About Us

About Sim Local

We’re based in Dublin and London, and welcoming remote work.

Sim Local is the global leader in travel SIM card and eSIM retail. Our business caters to global travellers so they can stay connected and avoid expensive roaming charges.

We sell local SIM cards and eSIM Profiles direct to customers through our Sim Local retail stores, kiosks, vending machines, mobile app, and eShop.

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Our Values

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Be Daring.

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Own it.

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Champion the Customer.

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Work Together for Success.

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Do the Right Thing.

Our Journey So Far

Sim Local founded by Irish entrepreneur Killian Whelan - First retail shop established in Dublin Airport
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Sim Local is awarded the contract for their first store in London Heathrow Airport.
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Sim Local continues to expand with additional stores at London Heathrow

Sim Local now operate across multiple terminals at Heathrow, as well as in partner locations around the world.

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Sim Local secures vending contracts for London Gatwick

Our vending units are located in airports and partner stores, and let our customers get connected quickly, at any time.

Photo, Sim Local vending machine in Heathrow Airport
Exclusive partnership with WHSmith Travel Agreed

Sim Local secures contract to supply local SIM cards in WHSmith UK airport store portfolio.

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Exclusive international concession agreement signed with WHSmith international stores with openings in Madrid and Copenhagen. Supply agreement signed with tourist service WeKnow London.
Concession agreement with multiple US airports, InMotion & Marshall Group. Delivery of eSIM technology through retail integration.

...and that other thing happened.

Sister company NetLync launches and further airport expansion secured

Sim Local launches its sister company NetLync to capitalise on opportunities with eSIM. New store openings in Heathrow T5, Heathrow T3 and Brussels airport.

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Sim Local's expansion continues

Two stores open in Athens International airport, Greece, followed by an additional three stores in London Heathrow and new vending machines in Dublin Airport, Ireland.

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What a fantastic way to start the trip to Greece
The smile, the generosity, so professional, so great! And such a relief to be back in this beautiful city with beautiful people
Start your journey here and stay connected
All best to Elias who was most helpful Thai afternoon well done!

Juliette, Google Review


Sim Local continues to be a leading provider of connectivity in both physical and digital spaces, with an online webstore alongside a global presence.

Join Our Team

Interested in joining our team?

Sim Local is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, with teams located in London, Dublin, and everywhere in between.

We’re okay with working remotely so if you’re interested in joining us don’t let your location hold you back from applying.

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Keeping people connected.


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