Where and how to watch BBC World News

At home

BBC World News is available in over 200 countries worldwide.

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), Time Warner Cable, Verizon, DirecTV, Charter, AT&T U-verse, Buckeye Cable and others.

Use our channel finder to check your local listings (US audiences only).

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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