Travel Channel is one of the channels under the Discovery umbrella. It is the best destination for travel lovers out there to catch up with travel-related programs. Excluding travel content, they also broadcast documentaries, reality shows, and live programs from 13 other subsidiary channels. The greatest attribute of this channel is it spans 21 on-air languages. The channel is available on Roku as Travel Channel GO.


Travel Channel requires a pay-TV service provider subscription. Some of the famous pay-TV providers carrying Travel Channel are DirecTV, Spectrum, Dish, Verizon, and COX. After getting a pay-TV connection from any of these providers, we can activate and stream all programs on the channel.

How to Access Travel Channel on Roku

You can add the Travel Channel app in two ways, and they are

Add Travel Channel on Roku Device

Travel Channel GO is available in the Roku Channel store for free installation. To add it to your Roku device,

[1] Go to Roku’s Home menu and select the Streaming Channels option.

Streaming Channels on Roku
[2] Then, scroll down and select the Search channels option.

Search Channels option to add Travel Channel on Roku
[3] In the Search bar, type Travel Channel using the virtual keyboard.

[4] Locate the channel in the search results and move to its info page.

[5] Click the Add Channel button and start downloading the channel to your Roku.

[6] Then, select OK in the prompt.

[7] Click Go to Channel and launch the Travel Channel.

Install Travel Channel from Roku Website

It is possible to add the Travel Channel to Roku without even turning it on. You can do it using the Roku website.

[1] Visit the Roku Channel store website using the browser of your PC or smartphone.

[2] Within the website, click the Sign in option at the top right.

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

Sign in to Roku account to add Travel Channel on Roku
[4] Now, search for Travel Channel and choose the app from the search results.

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

Travel Channel on Roku

Note: The added channel will display on your Roku device after 24 hours. If you want the channel, you can update Roku instantly.

How to Activate Travel Channel on Roku

After adding the Travel Channel GO to your Roku using any of the above methods, we shall proceed to the activation process to stream the channel’s programs.

[1] Launch the Travel Channel GO app.

[2] Click on Activate option within the app and pick your pay-TV provider from the displayed list of providers.

[3] Now, an activation code will appear on your screen; note it down.

[4] Visit the activation webpage of Travel Channel on a PC or smartphone.

[5] Now enter the noted Roku activation code in the respective Enter Activation Coe box and click Activate.

Now, Travel Channel will be activated on your Roku, and you can enjoy the shows on the channel.

Alternate Ways to Watch Travel Channel on Roku

Apart from the official app, Travel Channel is also available on various other streaming services. Opting for these platforms are also profitable, as you can stream an abundant variety of channels and on-demand content. You can avail of certain handy features at a comparatively lesser price.

Discovery Plus

As Travel Channel is a part of Discovery Plus, buying its subscription will fetch you a good number of TV channels and on-demand content. The app hosts never seen shows, live programs, documentaries, and thousands of short videos from its 13 other sister networks. Overall it has over 55,000+ on-demand episodes and TV shows to watch.

Subscription PlanWith Ads/ Without Ads
Subscription Price$4.99/ $6.99 per month
Free Trial7 days
No of Channels14
Other ChannelsAnimal Planet, Discovery Channel, Food Network
Simultaneous Streams2 devices

Sling TV

Sling TV is the most affordable platform to watch Travel Channel on Roku. It has an interesting collection of channels at a very lower cost compared to its competitors. It offers three types of packages, Sling TV Blue, Sling TV Orange, and Sling TV Blue+Orange, and the channel is available in all three packages.

Sling TV
Subscription PlanSling Blue/ Orange/ Blue+Orange
Subscription Price $40/ $40/ $55 per 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 events. It is like exclusively built for sports with a sports channel-heavy library. fuboTV carries Travel Channel in its Pro plan. You can prefer this service if you are a person who likes to watch infotainment and sports TV channels.

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


Are there alternate travel-themed channels for Travel Channel on Roku?

TRAVLN Travel Channel, Travel Guide, and The Travel Guide TV Channel are the best substitutes for Travel Channel Go on Roku.