Watch ‘Riverdale’ Online Free, Without CableBy Lyn Atwood / October 11, 2017 / Tags: TV Shows
Here’s how to watch Riverdale online free, no cable needed — whether you’re looking for a live stream or want to watch on-demand.
Want to watch Riverdale online free, without cable — either live or on-demand? Just use any of the streaming services below. There’s no cable or satellite TV subscription required, and all offer a free trial.
Take advantage of the free trials to see which streaming service you like best.
* YouTube TV is only available in select cities. See how to get a free trial of YouTube TV in any location.
Note: If you can’t get access to a live stream because of your location, there is a way to bypass the geo-restrictions and get access. See how here.
What’s The Best Way To Watch Riverdale Online Free?
The best way to watch Riverdale online free of charge, no cable needed, is YouTube TV, the TV streaming service from YouTube. With YouTube TV, you can stream Riverdale live or on-demand. You can also watch shows on a bunch of other popular channels. Even better, there’s a 30-day trial to test it out. The downside is that YouTube TV is currently only available in a handful of US cities. So if it’s not available where you are, see how to get YouTube TV in any location.
For other options, use the table above. All the streaming services listed have free trials. So take advantage and watch Riverdale online free while you test them out.
How Can I Watch The Riverdale Live Stream?
To watch Riverdale live online without cable, you can use any of the live TV streaming services in the table above. Just look in the ‘Streaming’ column to see which services will let you watch Riverdale live stream at the same time new episodes air on TV.
Many streaming services will let you watch Riverdale online live and on-demand. If a streaming service only as full episodes of Riverdale on-demand, then you have to wait until after episodes have aired on TV to get access.
How Do I Watch Riverdale Online On-Demand?
Need to catch up on past seasons or episodes? Check the table above for all the ways to watch Riverdale on-demand without cable/satellite TV.
Streaming services like Amazon Video will let you watch Riverdale online on-demand and have the full set of episodes. So if you’re looking to catch up on previous seasons, or if you missed an episode, this is your best bet. You can buy/rent individual episodes, or even whole seasons. You can stream Riverdale free with Amazon Prime.
Many other streaming services offer both live and on-demand access (see the table above) via DVR capabilities. So if you can’t catch Riverdale live stream, you can DVR it to watch later.
Can I Stream Riverdale With Cable?
If you have a cable or satellite TV subscription that includes The CW, then you might be able to stream Riverdale through your cable provider. Unfortunately The CW doesn’t have a live stream on its website.
How To Watch Riverdale On Kodi For Free
There’s another way to watch Riverdale online free of charge, without even needing to sign up for a free trial. You can use Kodi to stream episodes of Riverdale free online (plus lots of other shows). What is Kodi? Briefly, it’s a media player application you can use to stream TV shows and other content from the internet. Kodi is free to download and use.
One note — whether Kodi is legal is an issue of debate. Yes, the networks frown upon watching their content for free. Hey, I’m not here to judge (especially because I use Kodi myself) — just letting you know.
To see what you can watch on Kodi and how to get started, check out our beginner’s guide on how to use Kodi. It’s really easy to learn, so you’ll be ready to watch Riverdale on Kodi in no time.
If you’re already familiar with Kodi, see the best way to watch Kodi live TV — including a list of channels and which Add-ons to use. For on-demand viewing, see how to watch TV shows on Kodi. For more help finding the best sources to stream free TV on Kodi, see our list of the best Kodi Add-ons.