How to Watch the Royal Wedding Online: Live Stream, Time, Channel
If you've been anywhere near the internet in the last six months, you should be well aware that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will head down the aisle on Saturday (May 19). But unless you're one of the 600 elite who got an IRL invite, you'll have to watch the nuptials unfold from afar. Don't fret, though: There are a slew of options to catch the royal wedding on the small screen.
The ceremony begins at noon local time, or 7 a.m. ET/4 a.m. PT in the U.S. See where you can watch below.
ABC’s five-hour coverage on Good Morning America, hosted by Robin Roberts and David Muir, will start at 5 a.m. ET.
You can watch BBC America's live-stream of the entire event by signing in with your subscription to a cable or satellite provider.
CBS’ live coverage is set to start at 4 a.m. ET and will be hosted by Gayle King and Kevin Frazier. Network correspondent Tina Brown will also join in for commentary. Later that day, CBS will air a two-hour special, Royal Romance: The Marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, at 8 p.m. ET.
Anderson Cooper, Alisyn Camerota, and Don Lemon will anchor CNN's coverage from Windsor beginning at 4 a.m. ET. CNN's Royal correspondent Max Foster, CNNI anchor Richard Quest, senior international correspondent Clarissa Ward, and fashion expert Joe Zee are also among those who will join in.
E! Live From the Royal Wedding, hosted by Giuliana Rancic, Brad Goreski, Sarah-Jane Crawford and royal expert Melanie Bromley, runs from 5 to 10 a.m. ET.
Ainsley Earhardt will co-host Fox & Friends Weekend live from Windsor starting at 5 a.m ET. Beginning at 6 a.m., America's Newsroom co-anchor Sandra Smith and FNC chief news anchor Shepard Smith will broadcast from outside St. George's Chapel.
Cord Hosenbeck and Tish Cattigan — a.k.a. Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon — are on tap to host HBO's live coverage of the royal wedding starting at 7:30 a.m. ET.
NBC’s Today, helmed by Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb, will start broadcasting from Windsor Castle at 4:30 a.m. ET.
PBS will air The Royal Wedding: Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, including live coverage from the BBC, beginning at 4:15 a.m. ET. Meredith Vieira will be joined by U.K. host Matt Baker, along with reports from Anita Rani at Windsor Castle.
TLC's live coverage will run for four hours beginning at 5 a.m ET. Royal Wedding Revealed, featuring commentary from style experts Randy Fenoli, Lori Allen, Monte Durham, George Kotsiopoulos and Hayley Paige, will premiere at 10 p.m. ET.
Through a partnership with BritBox, Fathom Events will show the royal wedding at 200 movie theaters in the U.S. without commercials, starting at 10 a.m. local time.
Several networks, including ABC, CBS, CNN, and BBC America, will live-stream their coverage. The New York Times also will stream the ceremony on its website.