BT Player on YouView

Quality entertainment at your fingertips

BT Player on YouView gives you access to thousands of TV shows, kids' programmes, music videos and films, many also in HD. With BT Player Essential you'll get pay as you go access to all our on demand shows and films.

BT Sport is now available on YouView boxes not bought directly from BT. To enjoy BT Sport you'll need our new BT Player Essential package below and BT Infinity.

Please call us on 0800 085 2795 to place your order.

With BT Player you can:

Watch thousands of TV shows, music videos and films

Get recommended shows based on what you watch

Create music playlists and bookmark your favourite shows

Rent the latest blockbusters on a pay as you go basis

What you need to get BT Player on Youview

  1. 1 - YouView box

  2. 2 - BT Broadband

    • BT Player is only available to BT Broadband customers.
    • If you'd like to find out more about BT Broadband, have a look at our BT Broadband packages
    • If you're an existing BT TV customer you can already enjoy On Demand TV through your current BT service, so you won't need to do anything.

Get BT Player

  • BT Player Essential
    £5 a month

    Pay as you go access to:

    • TV
    • Kids
    • Music
    • Box Office
    Highlights from Vision Player Pay as you go:
    From 50p a show
    Box Office movies from £3.50

    Plus, FREE BT Sport for BT Infinity customers

    Please call us on 0800 085 2795 to discuss
    your options and place your order

    You need:

    • A YouView box
    • BT Broadband
    • BT Infinity is required for BT Sport

    BT Player is not available to existing
    BT Vision+ customers

    Monthly cost:

    • Add BT Player Essential to your existing Broadband or Infinity package for £5 a month
    • Get BT Player Essential and Broadband from £15 a month or from £20 a month with BT Infinity

    + £15.99 monthly line rental + one off £35 activation fee

Interested in BT Sport?

If you would like BT Sport, as well as BT Infinity you will need our new BT Player subscription above.

Ready to order?

BT Player is available with BT Broadband or BT Infinity, if you don't already have Broadband or Infinity you can get this during your BT Player order. Want BT Sport as well? Order BT Infinity with BT Player and you'll get BT Sport for FREE. BT Sport HD can be added for an extra £3 a month.

Please call us on 0800 085 2795 to discuss your options and place your order.

Need help with BT on YouView? Have a look at our FAQs

The legal stuff

Infinity Not all lines in fibre enabled areas can support the fibre service. Visit to see if your line can.

Line rental – You can pay for your line rental either by direct debit for £15.99 a month or £47.97 a quarter (Standard Line Rental) or by paying £141 by credit/debit card for 12 monthly payments in advance (Line Rental Saver) which is equivalent to £11.75 a month. You'll need to pay any additional call charges by Direct Debit. You'll receive e-billing. Connection charges may apply for new connections and there's a 12 month minimum term. You can change your mind about paying early and cancel Line Rental Saver within seven working days of your order and you will get a full refund but you won't get a refund if you cancel after that. Exclusions and conditions apply.

YouView To get YouView from BT you'll need to sign up to a 12-month TV contract, and if you've got less than 12 months left on broadband contract, you'll need to re-contract for another 12 months / 18 months for Infinity. If you're currently on a broadband promotion, you'll pay the same until it ends. After that you'll be charged our standard prices. You'll need a fast-enough line and a BT Home Hub (included if you haven't already been given one, £6.95 delivery). Availability and quality of content depends on local transmitter, suitable rooftop aerial and availability of digital channels ( You'll need to pay by Direct Debit and we'll charge you for On Demand content. Subject to availability. Terms apply.

BT Player Essential £5 a month. You'll need to order your service on and pay by Direct Debit. All Box Office and On Demand content is available on a pay-per-view basis. 12 month minimum term. If you cease your contract within 12 months, you'll be charged £3 for every remaining month left in your contract. £35 activation charge for new customers. Subject to availability. Terms apply.

BT Sport Online – UK residential broadband customers only. BT broadband customers can watch BT Sport online at home with a minimum line speed of 400kbps. To watch BT Sport online elsewhere you need 3G/4G/wifi (charges may apply). To watch BT Sport at you need Microsoft Silverlight. The BT Sport App works on iPhone (3GS and above), iPad (iOS 5.1.1 and above) & selected Android devices with OS 4.1. Max. 2 devices simultaneously. BT Sport is free for new and existing customers. Major League Baseball not available online. e-billing required. e-billing required. UK only. Terms apply.

BT Sport on BT TV with BT Infinity – BT Sport is available on BT TV for new and existing BT Infinity customers who sign up for 12 months or have 12 months remaining on their contract; ongoing renewal needed to get discounted BT Sport. Sport on BT TV requires BT Infinity and a compatible box from BT – fee £35-£299 may apply. Check to see if you can get BT Infinity at e-billing required. UK only. Terms apply.

BT Sport on Sky Digital Satellite Platform – BT Sport is also available on the Sky Digital Satellite Platform for all new and existing BT broadband customers who sign up for 12 months or have 12 months remaining on their contract; ongoing renewal needed to get discounted BT Sport. Sky box and active viewing card required. Excludes Multiscreen. e-billing required. e-billing required. UK only. Terms apply.

HD TV pack £3 a month. Requires HD ready TV & cabling.

HD / Blockbuster films cost extra. HD requires suitable HDMI cable, a HD ready TV and 5Mbps minimum line speed for streaming.

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