Where and how to watch BBC World News

BBC World News presenters

At home

BBC World News, the 24-hour international news channel, is available in over 200 countries worldwide.

About BBC World News TV

Find out more about the 24-hour news and information channel

If you are in the US, Canada, Australia, India, Germany and South Africa you can use our channel finder to check your local listings.

For all other territories please check your local listings or contact a television provider in your area to find out how you can receive BBC World News.

In the US, BBC World News is available with a range of television service providers including Cablevision (Optimum TV), Comcast (XFINITY), Time Warner Cable, Verizon, DirecTV, Charter, AT&T U-verse, Buckeye Cable and others.

If you don't currently receive BBC World News, please contact your service provider to request it.


BBC World News is available via a high quality stream on Livestation worldwide (excluding the UK, US, China, Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia due to rights restrictions). Just type http://www.livestation.com into the browser on your device.

The package is subscription based, but has made live streaming of BBC World News available in an increased number of markets.

For more information on how to watch BBC World News online, please use the contact us form.

While travelling

BBC World News is the go-to news destination for travellers keen to keep up to date with the latest breaking news.

The channel is available in over 150 cruise ships, three million hotel rooms and 60 airlines around the world, including nine airlines that feature the live channel on board.

To find out how you can view BBC World News while travelling, have a look at our partners website.

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