TV Shows

How to Watch NBC Nightly News Online without Cable

By June 5, 2017 June 9th, 2017 No Comments

watch nbc nightly news online

If you want to stop paying for cable but you’re worried about your ability to watch NBC Nightly news online legally, what can you do? This Lester Holt hosted news digest airs daily at 6:30 p.m. ET, and news is often one of the hardest things to recreate. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Here is our guide to watch the NBC Nightly News live stream.


Watch the NBC Nightly News Live Stream with DIRECTV NOW


Many streaming services will offer NBC live streaming in some markets and on-demand nationwide so you can watch NBC Nightly News online if you’re in the right area. DIRECTV NOW is one of those services.

DIRECTV NOW is streaming-only and starts at $35 per month for a package of more than 60 channels. There are more than 120 channels across all of their packages, so check out the DIRECTV NOW channels list to see how you can watch at the NBC Nightly News air time.

Try a FREE 7-day trial of DIRECTV NOW and watch NBC Nightly News online free.

Stream NBC Nightly News on Sling TV

How does Sling TV work

Several markets, like Chicago and DC, can also get in on the action with Sling TV to watch NBC Nightly News episodes live.

NBC is included in their Sling Blue package, in certain areas, which starts at $25 per month. They offer multiple simultaneous ways to stream NBC Nightly news and your other favorites. There are 10 markets total that offer NBC. Read about the Sling TV packages in our review.

Sling TV is compatible with most streaming players. They often specials on discounted or free players, so click here for the latest offers.

Try Sling TV FREE for 7 days and watch NBC Nightly News online free.


PlayStation Vue offers the NBC Nightly News Streaming

PlayStation Vue review

PlayStation Vue is available for anyone, not just PlayStation users, and it also offers live local channels in some markets, including the NBC Nightly News channel.

Watch the NBC Nightly News live stream in any market that offers NBC (along with ABC, FOX, and CBS). The cost in those areas is $39.99 per month. See more about the PlayStation Vue packages here.

Watch NBC Nightly News Online free by starting with a FREE 5-day trial of PlayStation Vue.


Watch NBC Nightly News Online with fuboTV

We want to quickly mention fuboTV. We generally recommend this service for sports, but NBC is available in select markets so some users can watch NBC Nightly News online.

It starts at $34.99. Read our fuboTV review here.

Try fuboTV FREE to watch NBC Nightly News online free.

How Else Can you Watch NBC Nightly News Online Without Cable?

Hulu offers clips of the show after episodes air. There are also a handful of recent NBC Nightly News episodes available directly on the NBC website.

And since NBC is a broadcast network, if you live in an area where you get reception over the air, you can use a digital antenna to watch the NBC Nightly News live stream.


What Channel is NBC Nightly News On?

The NBC Nightly News channel is available in a number of ways. To watch NBC online, check out DIRECTV NOW FREE for 7 days. Or check out the other options we’ve listed.

We hope we’ve helped you learn how to watch NBC Nightly News online without cable. If you have more questions, let us know in the comments.

Laura LaVoie

Author Laura LaVoie

Laura M. LaVoie resides in a 120 square foot house in the mountains of Western North Carolina. There she has a solid internet connection and access to some of the best craft beer in the country. Email her at [email protected] Disclosure: Streaming Observer is supported by readers. Articles may contain referral links. For more information, see the disclosure at the bottom of the page.

More posts by Laura LaVoie

Leave a Reply