Fox News Channel is a popular news channel that feeds the user with current updates on world happenings. You can stay connected with the updates of different genres like World, Politics, Entertainment, Economics, Technology, Health, Science, and more. You can stream Fox News Channel on Roku to watch the news updates and talk shows.


The Fox News Channel requires a TV Service provider subscription. As we are streaming Fox News Channel from satellite/ cable service providers, the price of each provider differs. After getting a pay TV connection, we can activate and stream all live news coverage and regular programs on the channel.

But still, major breaking news events and on-demand programming can be accessed online on Roku without a subscription.

How to Access Fox News Channel on Roku

You can get the Fox News Channel app in two ways, and they are

Add Fox News Channel on Roku Device

The Fox News Channel is available in the Roku Channel Store for free installation.

[1] Go to the Home menu of your Roku device and select the Streaming channels option.

Streaming Channels on Roku
[2] Then go to the Search channels option.

Search Channels on Roku
[3] Type Fox News Channel in the search bar using the virtual keyboard.

[4] Click Add Channel to start downloading the channel to your Roku, and select OK in the prompt.

[5] After completing the download, select Go to Channel and start accessing Fox News Channel.

Install Fox News Channel from Roku Website

Apart from the Roku device, you can install the Fox News Channel app on the Roku website using the same account credentials.

[1] Open the browser of your Smartphone or PC and visit the Roku Channel store website.

[2] Click the Sign in option at the top right.

[3] Then, sign in to your Roku account with its credentials.

Sign in Roku account
[4] Now, search for Fox News Channel and choose the app from the search results.

Search Fox News Channel on Roku
[5] Click the Add channel button on the website to add the channel to your Roku device.

Fox News Channel on Roku
[6] After 24 hours, the added channel will display on your Roku device. If the channel is not added, you need to update Roku.

How to Activate Fox News Channel on Roku

After adding the Fox News Channel to your Roku, we shall proceed to the activation process to stream the channel.

[1] Launch Fox News Channel on Roku.

[2] Select the Settings option on the channel’s home screen and click Log In Provider.

[3] Now note down the code that appears on the screen.

[4] Now go to the activation page of Fox News Channel on any device’s browser.

[5] Choose your media player and select your provider name in the pull-down box.

Activate Fox News Channel on Roku
[6] Now enter the Activation Code in the respective box and proceed.

[7] Now, you’ll be directed to the login screen of your pay-TV provider.

[8] Login with the credentials of your TV service provider.

[9] After logging in, Fox News Channel content will automatically update on your Roku.

Alternate Ways to Watch Fox News Channel on Roku

Apart from the official app, Fox News Channel is also available on various streaming services. Opting for these platforms are also profitable as you stream an abundant variety of channels and on-demand content at a comparatively lesser price.

Sling TV

Sling TV is the most affordable platform to watch Fox News Channel on Roku. It has an interesting collection of channels at a very lower cost compared to its competitors. The channel is available in Sling’s Blue package. You can almost customize your subscription by getting add-on packages with the Sling TV base plans.

Sling TV
Subscription PlanSling Blue
Subscription Price $40/month 
Free TrialNA
No of Channels41
Other ChannelsA&E, AMC, BBC America
Cloud DVR50 hours
Simultaneous Streams3 devices


fuboTV is one of the best streaming services used to stream all your favorite live news and sports events. It is like exclusively built for sports with a sports channel-heavy library. fuboTV carries Fox News Channel in its Pro plan. You can prefer this service if you are a person who likes to watch the news and sports TV channels.

Subscription PlanPro plan
Subscription Price$69.99
Free Trial7 days
No of Channels90+
Other ChannelsNBC, NFL, MLB
Cloud DVR1000 hours
Simultaneous Streamsup to 10 devices

DirecTV Stream

DirecTV Stream is a popular streaming service available only in the United States. It offers you more than 150+ TV channels, including Fox News Channel. The streaming service also provides blockbuster movies, original series, and more. You can even stream local channels, regional sports channels, premium channels, and more.

Subscription PlanEntertainment
Subscription Price $69.99/month
Free Trial5 days
No of Channels75+
Other ChannelsHBO Max, OWN, National Geographic
Cloud DVRUnlimited
Simultaneous Streams20 devices


Which cable/ satellite provider offers Fox News Channel?

AT&T U verse, COX, DirecTV, Dish, Optimum, Spectrum, Verizon, and Xfinity are the popular TV providers who carry Fox News Channel. Apart from these biggies, the channel is available on many regional cable services also.