Where and how to watch BBC World News

At home

BBC World News is available in over 100 countries worldwide.

About BBC World News TV

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

Check your local listings or contact a television provider in your area to find out how you can receive BBC World News, the 24-hour international news channel.

In the US, BBC World News is available with a range of television service providers including Cablevision (Optimum TV), Comcast (XFINITY), Cox Cable, Time Warner Cable, Verizon and others. Check your local listings for channel information.

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

The channel is also available in many hotels, cruise ships and airlines around the globe. To find out how you can view BBC World News while travelling, have a look at our partners website.

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