How to Watch F1 TV on Roku

For racing fans, the F1 TV is the ultimate prize when it comes to live streaming Formula 1 races.

F1 TV is an exclusive Formula 1 streaming service for its fans to catch the racing sport from anywhere. With time, the channel plans to add live F2 and F3 events. During the race, the channel gives you the control over the whole viewing experience. There are five commentary languages including French, English, Dutch, etc. The channel allows you to access the drive onboard cameras raw and unedited, live timing, leaderboard data live, driver maps in real-time, and many other racing details. Furthermore, you can stream Porsche Supercup replays, and the Grand Prix. Besides the live racing, F1 TV offers its 35-year historic racing events from its archives including legends such as Michael Schumacher, AyrtonSenna, Damon Hill, among others. At the start of 2020, F1 TV debuted on Roku bringing this experience to its subscribers on the streaming device.

You can watch F1 TV on Roku by going to the channel store and adding the F1 TV channel. We will take you through the whole process step by step and start streaming your favorite races.

The F1 TV is offered in two tiers. The F1 TV Pro is the live subscription tier available for $9.99/month and $79.99/ year. The other tier is the F1 TV Access which is the on-demand non-live tier. It’s cheaper and available for only $2.99/month and $26.99/year. As a racing fan, you can add the channel and start streaming on your Roku.

Installing F1 TV

Firstly, set up your Roku streaming device and connect it to an active Wi-Fi network. Sign in using your Roku PIN and then press the home button on the remote to navigate to the home screen. From this screen, select ‘Streaming Channels’ and click on ‘Search channels’. In the search bar, type in ‘F1 TV’ and press OK to select the channel from the suggestions. On the next page, add the channel on your Roku connected TV by clicking on the ‘+Add channel’ button. When you’re done with the installation, click on the ‘Go to Channel’ button to open the channel. Next, click on the ‘Subscribe’ icon on your screen and select your preferred plan. To create an account, complete your payment and then login using your F1 TV credentials and you are done. If you already have an account, simply click on ‘Already subscribed?’ and log in.

Via Roku app 

The next method to add F1 TV is by using the Roku mobile app. Open the app and tap on the ‘Channel Store’ tab. In the Search bar, enter ‘F1 TV’ and then tap on the app from the search results. On the app page, click on ‘+ Add Channel’ to install it. Once the installation is done, the changes will automatically be updated on the Roku streaming device.

Via the web

Another way that you can use to install the platform is via the web. Launch a web browser on your device and go to the Roku channel store page. Log in using your Roku username and password and navigate to ‘What to watch’ dropdown arrow on the main menu and hover over it. From the dropdown menu click on ‘Channel Store’ to visit the Roku channel store. In the search bar, search for ‘F1 TV’ and click on the app. On the app page, click on ‘+Add channel’ to add the channel to Roku.

Alternative method

If you have a subscription with YouTube TV, Sling TV, Hulu Live TV, or FuboTV, then you can still access F1 TV on Roku. Go to the Roku menu and select ‘Streaming channels’. If you don’t have any of them installed, go to the channel store and search for either. Search and add the channel on Roku and launch it. Log in and you should find F1 TV as a channel in the streaming service.

Installation steps in pictures

Press the home button on your Roku remote and go to the Roku home screen

How to Watch F1 TV on Roku   

Select Streaming Channels


Click on Search Channels and type F1 TV in the search bar and click on the app from the suggestions

Watch F1 TV on Roku

Click on +Add Channel to install

F1 TV on Roku

How to Watch F1 TV on Roku: A snap shot

Installation process
Action required
Open the channel store on Roku and add the F1 TV channel to Roku
–          Roku streaming device

–          Stable internet connection

Use an alternative streaming service.
–          Roku streaming device

–          Stable internet connection

–          Alternative streaming service

Final Thoughts

As a racing enthusiast that owns a ROoku streaming device, nothing stops you from catching up with the Formula 1 races from the comfort of your home. If you already have a subscription with streaming services like YouTube TV, you can find the channel there.


How can I watch F1 TV for free?

If you are in the US, you can stream Grand Prix live for free on NBC Sports live and on NBC Sports app.

What’s the difference between F1 TV Pro and F1 TV Access?

F1 TV Pro is for live streaming and costs a little bit more while F1 TV Access airs the non-live racing content and is cheaper.

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