How To Watch TV On Mobile While Traveling – 5 Best Free Apps

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From Netflix’s excellent selection of original series to DisneyPlus’ beloved animated content, almost every streaming service is trying to impress you. And while travel could undoubtedly be your first love, you may also like to watch TV to unwind at the end of the day!

Thankfully, there are countless apps that will let you watch all your favorite shows even on the go. After all, with the internet, your TV can travel with you. Even better, it can sometimes travel with you at no extra cost!

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From the endless list of the free apps that are available, here is our recommended list of the special few that are legal and absolutely free for you to enjoy. With these services, you can have uninterrupted TV even while you are traveling. Check them out below.

How To Watch TV On Mobile While Traveling - 5 Best Free Apps

1. Crackle

As Crackle is owned by Sony, this app has an incredible collection of TV shows. The good news is that they can be streamed for free. Yes, you read that right! While some of the videos might contain ads, most of them are uninterrupted. You do not need to sign up to watch the content on Crackle. However, if you sign up, then you can pick up from where you left and keep a track of your shows while you are traveling.

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Their search tool works really well and it allows you to choose your TV shows per genre, alphabetical order, and even based on length. This app is just what you need while traveling!

 Download Crackle: Android | iOS

How To Watch TV On Mobile While Traveling - 5 Best Free Apps

2. Pluto TV

With a plethora of live channels, Pluto TV comes closest to your regular TV binge. Just like you do with your remote, you can instantly browse through their countless live channels. But that’s not all; the Pluto TV also boasts a vast selection of videos, channels, and movies with a streaming speed that is quite uninterrupted and fast.

Moreover, you can quickly switch channels without any buffering. Not to mention that it’s UI is perfectly streamlined for hassle-free entertainment. Perfect for travel time, no?

Download Pluto TV: Android | iOS

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3. Tubi TV

Thousands of films and TV shows are something that this platform offers you from the click of a button! While being a legal app, Tubi offers uninterrupted access to your favorite shows with fewer adds.

From British series to Korean dramas to American classics, whatever your niche is, Tubi TV has it all lined up for you. With no hassle of credit cards or subscriptions, Tubi TV is one of the best apps to rely on while traveling.

Download Tubi TV: Android | iOS

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4. Hotstar

Do you love the spice, thrill, and drama of regional TV shows? Or do you want to catch a whiff of globally acclaimed tele-series and watch non-stop sports action from all across the world? Hotstar is perfect for you then!

But before you get excited, Hotstar is not entirely free. However, it offers umpteen shows, especially Indian, American, and British, that are free to watch. You just have to scroll a bit to select the movie, channel, or show that does not have a premium tag. Once you get there, you will have the best of the time while traveling!

In order to access the premium shows, you will need to get a paid membership, which is still comparatively cheaper than other streaming platforms.

Download Hotstar: Android | iOS

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5. Hulu TV

With more than 300 shows lined up for you, Hulu TV is your one-stop-entertainment solution that offers everything from regional to international shows. Have that live match to watch? You name it and Hulu TV has it!

A perfect app to rely on while you are on the road or just waiting for the check-in, Hulu includes a modest library of feature-length movies, which sets it apart from other platforms on the list.

Download Hulu TV: Android | iOS

Bottom Line

As all these apps are available on Android and iOS, you won’t face any issues accessing them. If they are not available in the country you are visiting, then you could use an alternate VPN to stream them. Sometimes, watching a few shows can help pass those long layovers while traveling. So, happy binging while you are flying across the globe!

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