DIRECTV NOW Full Channel List

"Every Channel Available in DIRECTV NOW PLUS and DIRECTV NOW MAX Plans"

Every Channel Available on DIRECTV NOW

DIRECTV NOW offers two different channel packages -- DIRECTV NOW PLUS ($50) and DIRECTV NOW MAX ($70). Both plans include HBO, live locals, and 23 of the Top 35 Cable Channels (the fewest of any service).

The more expensive DIRECTV NOW MAX plan includes Cinemax, your local RSN, and 10 additional channels, mostly college sports networks like BTN and SEC Network.

They recently discontinued their four most comprehensive plans: Live a Little ($50), Just Right ($65), Go Big ($75), Gotta Have It ($85). Their former plans included local channels and 34 of the top 35 cable channels, higher priced plans included your local RSN and additional sports channels.

You can watch on major streaming devices including Apple TV, Roku, Fire TV, Chromecast, iOS, and Android. We detail every channel that DIRECTV NOW currently offers as part of their streaming service to watch live TV online.

To compare channel section across Live Streaming Services, check out our full review or use our Streaming TV Channel Lookup tool.

DIRECTV NOW Channels

What Channels Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

Local Channels

What Local Channels Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

All DIRECTV NOW plans offer the same set of local channels, including CBS, NBC, FOX, ABC, The CW, and Telemundo.

Live local channels are available only in certain markets. However, on demand content is available in all areas the following day.

You can use our Local Channel Finder to see which locals are available in your market.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
ABC
CBS
Fox
NBC
Telemundo
The CW
Univision - -

Live local channels are available only in certain markets. However, on demand content is available in all areas the following day.

Local Channel Restrictions

You can only access local channels and regional sports networks when you are in your home market. For example, if you live in San Francisco and travel to New York, you will not be able to stream any local channels or RSNs.

Popular Local Markets

These popular markets have live local channels on DIRECTV NOW.

These are all the popular markets that have live local channels on DIRECTV NOW.

For complete local availability, check the DIRECTV NOW Channel Lookup tool.

Top Cable Channels

What Cable Channels Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

DIRECTV NOW offers the least comprehensive selection of top cable channels. The PLUS plan offers 18 of top 35 cable channels.

The top 35 cable channels are listed below. For a list of channels in each tier, look at DIRECTV NOW’s full channel lineup.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
A&E - -
AMC - -
BET
Bravo
Cartoon Network
CNN
Comedy Central
Discovery - -
Disney Channel
Disney Junior
E!
ESPN
Food Network - -
Fox News
Freeform
FX
FXX
Hallmark
HGTV - -
History - -
Investigation Discovery - -
Lifetime - -
MSNBC
MTV
Nickelodeon
Paramount Network -
Syfy
TBS
TLC - -
TNT
Travel Channel - - -
truTV
USA Network
VH1
WE tv - -

Sports Channels

What Sports Channels Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

National Sports Channels

On the base tier, DIRECTV NOW includes national sports channels like ESPN, FS1, NBCSN, TBS, and TNT.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
ESPN
ESPN2
Fox Sports 1
Fox Sports 2 - - -
NBC Sports Network
TBS
TNT

Regional Sports Networks (RSNs)

What RSNs Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

You will need to upgrade to at least the $70 MAX plan to get access to regional sports networks (RSNs), which are generally from Fox and NBC/Comcast.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85

Besides fuboTV, they are the only other service to offer MSG & MSG+ for New York Knicks, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders and Buffalo Sabres games.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
Altitude - - - - - -
AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh - - - - - -
AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain - - - - - -
AT&T SportsNet Southwest - - - - - -
Fox Sports Arizona - -
Fox Sports Carolinas - - - - - -
Fox Sports Detroit - -
Fox Sports Florida - -
Fox Sports Indiana - - - - - -
Fox Sports Kansas City - - - - - -
Fox Sports Midwest - -
Fox Sports New Orleans - - - - - -
Fox Sports North - -
Fox Sports Ohio - -
Fox Sports Oklahoma - -
Fox Sports Prime Ticket - -
Fox Sports San Diego - -
Fox Sports South - -
Fox Sports Southeast - -
Fox Sports Southwest - -
Fox Sports Sun - -
Fox Sports Tennessee - - - - - -
Fox Sports West - -
Fox Sports Wisconsin - -
LA FC Sports Network - - - - - -
Longhorn Network - -
MASN - - - - - -
MASN2 - - - - - -
MSG - -
MSG+ - -
NBC Sports Bay Area - -
NBC Sports Boston - -
NBC Sports California - -
NBC Sports Chicago - -
NBC Sports Northwest - - - - - -
NBC Sports Philadelphia - - - - - -
NBC Sports Philadelphia+ - - - - - -
NBC Sports Washington - -
NBC Sports Washington+ - - - - - -
NESN - - - - - -
Orlando City SC Sports Network - - - - - -
Root Sports Northwest - - - - - -
Seattle Sounders Sports Network - - - - - -
Spectrum SportsNet - - - - - -
Spectrum SportsNet LA - - - - - -
SportsNet NY - -
SportsTime Ohio - -
YES Network - -

You should check the DIRECTV NOW RSN lookup tool before subscribing to make sure it has the regional networks you need.

Pro Sports

What Pro Sports Networks Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

Unlike DIRECTV's satellite service, the DIRECTV NOW streaming service does not offer pro sports networks including NFL Network, NFL Sunday Ticket, or RedZone Channel.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
MLB Network - - -
NBA TV - - - -
NFL Network - - - - - -
NFL RedZone - - - - - -
NHL Network - - - -

College Sports

What College Sports Networks Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

Big Ten Network, ESPNU, and SEC Network are available on the $70 DIRECTV NOW MAX plan. DIRECTV NOW does not offer Pac-12 Network.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
ACC Network - - - - - -
ACC Network Extra - -
Big Ten Network - -
CBS Sports Network - - -
ESPNU - -
Fox College Sports - - - - - -
Longhorn Network - -
Pac-12 Network - - - - - -
SEC Network - -

Other Sports Channels

ESPNEWS, Golf Channel, and the Olympic Channel are available on the $70 DIRECTV NOW MAX plan.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
beIN Sports - - - - - -
Eleven Sports - - - - - -
ESPNEWS - -
Fox Soccer Plus - - - - - -
Golf Channel - - -
Olympic Channel - - -
Tennis Channel - - -

Premium Channels

What Premium Channels Are Available on DIRECTV NOW?

While HBO is included in both plans, Cinemax is included in the DIRECTV NOW MAX plan. You can add Showtime ($11) and Starz ($11) to either plan.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
Cinemax - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
EPIX - - - - - -
HBO ^ $15 ^ $15 ^ $15 ^ $15
Showtime - - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
Starz - - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11

All Channels

What is Every Channel Available on DIRECTV NOW?

DIRECTV NOW Channel Lineup

Here is a list of every channel offered on DIRECTV NOW MAX, PLUS, Live a Little, Just Right, Go Big, and Gotta Have It.

DIRECTV NOW
“PLUS” “MAX” “Live a Little” “Just Right” “Go Big” “Gotta Have It”
Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial Free Trial
$50 $70 $50 $65 $75 $85
A&E - -
ABC
ACC Network - - - - - -
ACC Network Extra - -
Afro - - - - - -
Altitude - - - - - -
AMC - -
American Heroes - - - -
Animal Planet - -
Antena 3 - - - - - -
Atres Series - - - - - -
AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh - - - - - -
AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain - - - - - -
AT&T SportsNet Southwest - - - - - -
Audience
AXS TV - -
Azteca - - - - - -
Baby First - -
Baby TV - - - - - -
Bandamax - - - - - -
BBC America - -
BBC World News - - - -
beIN Sports - - - - - -
beIN Sports en español - - - - - -
BET
BET Her - - - - - -
BET Jams - - - - - -
BET Soul - - - - - -
Big Ten Network - -
Bloomberg TV - -
Boomerang
Bravo
Campus Insiders - - - - - -
Canal 22 Internacional - - - - - -
CANAL ONCE - - - - - -
Caracol TV - - - - - -
Cartoon Network
CBeebies - - - - - -
CBS
CBS Sports Network - - -
Centric - - - -
Centroamérica TV - - - - - -
CGTN - - - - - -
Cheddar - - -
Cheddar Big News - - - - - -
Chelsea TV - - - - - -
Chiller - - - - -
Cine Estelar - - - - - -
Cine Mexicano - - - - - -
Cine Nostalgia - - - - - -
Cine Sony - - - - - -
Cinelatino - - - - - -
Cinemax - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
CLEO TV - - - - - -
CMT -
CMT Music - - - - - -
CNBC
CNBC World -
CNN
CNN En Español - - - - - -
CNN International - - - - - -
Comedy Central
Comedy.TV - - -
Cooking Channel - - -
Cozi TV - - - - - -
CSPAN - -
CSPAN 2 - -
De Pelicula - - - - - -
De Pelicula Clásico - - - - - -
Destination America - - - -
Discovery - -
Discovery en Español - - - - - -
Discovery Familia - - - - - -
Discovery Family - - - -
Discovery Life - - - -
Disney Channel
Disney Junior
Disney XD
DIY - - - -
Duck TV - - - - - -
E!
Ecuador TV - - - - - -
Ecuavisa Internacional - - - - - -
El Financiero - - - - - -
el gourmet - - - - - -
El Rey Network - - - - -
Eleven Sports - - - - - -
En45 - - - - -
Enlace - - - - - -
EPIX - - - - - -
EPIX Drive-in - - - - - -
EPIX Hits - - - - - -
EPIX2 - - - - - -
ESPN
ESPN Bases Loaded - - - - - -
ESPN Buzzer Beater - - - - - -
ESPN College Extra - - - - - -
ESPN Deportes - - - - - -
ESPN Goal Line - - - - - -
ESPN2
ESPN3 - -
ESPNEWS - -
ESPNU - -
Estrella TV - - - - - -
Euronews - - - - - -
Fandor Festival - - - - - -
Flama - - - - - -
Food Network - -
FOROtv - - - - - -
Fox
Fox Business Network
Fox College Sports - - - - - -
FOX Deportes - - - - - -
Fox News
Fox Soccer Plus - - - - - -
Fox Sports 1
Fox Sports 2 - - -
Fox Sports Arizona - -
Fox Sports Carolinas - - - - - -
Fox Sports Detroit - -
Fox Sports Florida - -
Fox Sports Indiana - - - - - -
Fox Sports Kansas City - - - - - -
Fox Sports Midwest - -
Fox Sports New Orleans - - - - - -
Fox Sports North - -
Fox Sports Ohio - -
Fox Sports Oklahoma - -
Fox Sports Prime Ticket - -
Fox Sports San Diego - -
Fox Sports South - -
Fox Sports Southeast - -
Fox Sports Southwest - -
Fox Sports Sun - -
Fox Sports Tennessee - - - - - -
Fox Sports West - -
Fox Sports Wisconsin - -
FOXlife - - - - - -
France 24 - - - - - -
Freeform
Fuse - - -
Fusion - - -
FX
FXM - -
FXX
FYI - - - -
Galavision - -
GINX Esports TV - - - - - -
Golf Channel - - -
GOLTV - - - - - -
GSN - - -
Hallmark
Hallmark Drama - - - - - -
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries - - - - -
HBO ^ $15 ^ $15 ^ $15 ^ $15
HDNet Movies - - - - - -
HGTV - -
Hi-Yah - - - - - -
History - -
History En Español - - - - - -
HITN TV - - - - - -
HLN
Hola TV - - - - - -
HSN - - - - - -
IFC - - -
Impact - - - - - -
INSP - - - - - -
INTI Network - - - - - -
Investigation Discovery - -
Ion - - - - - -
IVC Net - - - - - -
JusticeCentral.TV - - -
KCOP -
LA FC Sports Network - - - - - -
Law&Crime - - - - - -
Lifetime - -
Lifetime Movie Network - - - -
Local Now - - - - - -
LOGO - - - -
Longhorn Network - -
Machinima - - - - - -
Maker - - - - - -
Más Chic - - - - - -
MASN - - - - - -
MASN2 - - - - - -
MegaTV - - - - - -
MGM-HD - - - - - -
MLB Network - - -
MLB Network Strike Zone - - - - - -
Motorsport TV - - - - - -
MotorTrend Network - -
MSG - -
MSG+ - -
MSNBC
MTV
MTV Classic - - - -
MTV Live - - - - - -
MTV2 - -
MTVU - - - - - -
Multimedios - - - - - -
MyNetworkTV
Nat Geo Mundo - - - - - -
Nat Geo Wild - -
National Geographic
NBA TV - - - -
NBC
NBC Sports Bay Area - -
NBC Sports Boston - -
NBC Sports California - -
NBC Sports Chicago - -
NBC Sports Network
NBC Sports Northwest - - - - - -
NBC Sports Philadelphia - - - - - -
NBC Sports Philadelphia+ - - - - - -
NBC Sports Washington - -
NBC Sports Washington+ - - - - - -
NDTV 24/7 - - - - - -
NECN - - - - - -
NESN - - - - - -
News18 - - - - - -
NewsmaxTV - - - - - -
Newsy - - - - - -
NFL Network - - - - - -
NFL RedZone - - - - - -
NHL Network - - - -
Nick Jr. -
Nick Music - - - - - -
Nickelodeon
Nicktoons - - -
NTN24 - - - - - -
Nuestra Tele - - - - - -
Olympic Channel - - -
One America News Network - -
ONE World Sports - - - - - -
Orlando City SC Sports Network - - - - - -
Outdoor Channel - - - - - -
Outside Television - - - - - -
OWN - - -
Oxygen - -
Pac-12 Network - - - - - -
Paramount Network -
Pasiones - - - - - -
PBS - - - - - -
PeopleTV - - - - - -
Perú Mágico - - - - - -
Poker Central - - - - - -
Polaris - - - - - -
POP -
QVC - - - - - -
Revolt
RFD TV - -
Root Sports Northwest - - - - - -
RT - - - - - -
Science - - -
Seattle Sounders Sports Network - - - - - -
SEC Network - -
Showtime - - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
Shudder - - - - - -
SI TV - - - - - -
Sling Kids - - - - - -
Smithsonian Channel - - - - - -
Sony Movie Channel - - - - - -
Spectrum SportsNet - - - - - -
Spectrum SportsNet LA - - - - - -
SportsNet NY - -
SportsTime Ohio - -
Stadium - - - - - -
Stadium Plus - - - - - -
Starz - - ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11 ^ $11
Sundance Now - - - - - -
SundanceTV - - -
SUR Perú - - - - - -
Syfy
Tastemade - - - - - -
TBS
TCM
TeenNick - -
TeleCentro - - - - - -
Telefe - - - - - -
Telemundo
Tennis Channel - - -
The CW
The TYT Network - - - - - -
The Weather Channel - - -
TLC - -
TNT
Tr3s - - - - - -
Travel Channel - - -
truTV
TV Chile - - - - - -
TV Land -
TVE - - - - - -
TVG - - - -
TyCSports - - - - - -
UniMás - - -
Universal HD - - - - - -
Universal Kids - -
Universo - - - -
Univision - -
Univision Deportes - - - - -
Univision tlnovelas - - - - - -
upTV - - -
USA Network
Venevisión - - - - - -
VH1
Vibrant TV - - - - - -
Viceland - -
VideoRola - - - - - -
ViendoMovies - - - - - -
Vme - - - -
Vme Kids - - - - - -
WAPA América - - - - - -
WE tv - -
WeatherNation - -
XITE - - - - - -
YES Network - -
Z Living HD - - - - - -
Zee Mundo - - - - - -
ZooMoo - - - - - -

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