How to get BT Sport
The UEFA Champions League, Premier League and Premiership Rugby are just some of the major events available live on BT Sport across four channels. You can check out all of the latest BT Sport deals above.
BT Sport is available across several platforms and numerous subscription providers. You can compare the deals for each of these using the tools above.
BT Broadband, TV or Mobile
BT Sport is native to BT’s services and is available free or at a discounted rate with a TV, broadband or mobile subscription.
Virgin Media TV
The compete BT Sport Pack can be added to all of Virgin Media’s TV packages for an added monthly fee, and comes as standard with the Full House Sports and VIP bundles.
You can add full BT Sport coverage to your Sky TV subscription on a one-month or 12-month contract. Check the results on this page for the latest deals and have your Sky viewing card number ready when you sign up.
Plusnet broadband – if you have a Sky satellite dish
You can watch BT Sport if you have Plusnet broadband and a Sky set-top box and satellite dish. You don’t need a Sky TV subscription or Sky viewing card, but will need to pay an added monthly fee to Plusnet for BT Sport coverage.
Freeview – but only the BT Sport Showcase
BT broadcasts a minimum of 12 UEFA Champions League matches and 14 UEFA Europa League matches on its free-to-air channel, BT Sport Showcase. It’s available at no extra cost across all digital television platforms.
Can I get BT Sport on Now TV?
No, the Sky-owned Now TV platform doesn’t support BT Sport coverage natively or via the BT Sport app at this time.
Can I watch BT Sport on Sky Go?
No but if you subscribe to BT Sport through your Sky TV service you’ll also have full access to the BT Sport app and this allows you to watch BT Sport fixtures on the go with your smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Can I get BT Sport through TalkTalk?
Unfortunately BT Sport isn’t currently supported on TalkTalk TV. If you’re interested in switching to a provider that does offer BT Sport coverage, check out the details in the compare table above.
How do I get BT Sport Ultra HD?
BT’s Ultra HD channel is only available on BT TV as part of the Total Entertainment package, which requires a BT fibre broadband connection.
Which devices work with the BT Sport app?
The BT Sport app is supported on:
- Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) running iOS 7.0 or later
- Apple TV (via Airplay)
- Android devices (e.g. Samsung Galaxy S, Google Nexus 7) running OS 4.3 (Jelly Bean) or later
- Chromecast (via the ‘cast’ feature)
It is currently unavailable on:
- Amazon Fire TV Stick
- Amazon Kindle Fire
- PlayStation (PS3 or PS4)
- Xbox 360 or Xbox One
How much is BT Sport with BT?
Free with BT TV
You can get the complete BT Sport Pack – BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, ESPN on BT Sport, BT Sport Extra and Box Nation – free with any BT TV package. Prices start at £30.99 and you can find the full range on our comparison page.
Get a discount with BT broadband or mobile
New and existing BT broadband or mobile customers get free access to BT Sport Lite (BT Sport 1 only) online and via the BT Sport app but can choose to upgrade to the full BT Sport Pack for £0 per month.
How much is BT Sport on Sky?
The price varies depending on whether you want to watch in standard or high definition (SD/HD) and whether or not you’re a BT broadband customer. You can compare all of the prices using the tools on this page.
From £22.99 per month
To watch the complete BT Sport line-up through Sky TV you’ll need to pay a £20 activation fee and then £22.99 per month or more if you want to watch in HD.
It’s cheaper with BT broadband
If you switch to BT broadband you can get the BT Sport Pack on Sky TV for £0 per month. You can find this deal in the results table above.
Extra with Multiroom (aka Multiscreen)
If you want to watch BT Sport on another screen in your house you will need to pay an extra £5 per month to BT in addition to your Sky Multiscreen subscription.
How much is BT Sport on Virgin Media?
Virgin Media customers can get BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport 3, ESPN on BT Sport, BT Sport Extra and Box Nation included as part of a Virgin TV bundle or add both Sky Sports and BT Sport to a standalone TV package for an added monthly fee.
Included with TV XL
The BT Sport Pack is included in Virgin Media’s top TV and broadband bundle, the VIP. BT Sport HD is available at no extra cost.
Add to other TV packages for £18 per month
You can add the BT Sport pack to the Player, Mix and Full House TV packs for £18 extra per month. That includes both standard and high definition coverage over all the BT Sport channels.
How much is BT Sport on Plusnet?
From £9.99 per month
Plusnet broadband customers can get BT Sport coverage through a Sky box and satellite dish by signing up to a £9.99 monthly subscription or £12.49 for BT Sport HD.
Can I get a BT Sport day pass?
No, none of the platforms that support BT Sport currently offer day passes to the channels.
BT Sport subscriptions
Subscriptions across the available platforms range from 30-day rolling contracts to 12 and 18-month terms. You can compare these subscriptions and their associated costs using the tools on this page.
Will I be able to watch BT Sport on catch up?
Full BT Sport programming is not currently available on catch up, but popular clips are accessible through the BT Sport app.
What’s the difference between the BT Sport Pack and BT Sport Lite?
BT Sport Lite features BT Sport 1 only and is available free to BT broadband and BT Mobile customers via the BT app or online player.
How can I watch BT Sport for free?
BT Sport Lite – that’s BT Sport 1 only – is free to view online or via the BT Sport app if you're a BT broadband or mobile customer. The complete BT Sport Pack is only available free to BT TV customers.
Select BT Sport coverage is available on the free-to-air BT Sport Showcase channel.