How to Get BBC America on Firestick [2 Easy Ways]

BBC America on Firestick

Are you an ardent fan of Doctor Who and don’t even miss even a single episode? Then you definitely need BBC America. Moreover, the BBC offers a combination of British entertainment and original American series. And it does offer various programs TV shows in categories like drama, sci-fi, natural history, entertainment, movies, and TV shows. The popular shows include Doctor Who, Killing Eve, The Graham Norton Show, Orphan Black Luther, Detective Agency, Top Gear, and more. If you are looking for a cord-cutting option to watch BBC America, then consider Firestick. And this will guide will help you with getting BBC America on Amazon Firestick.

BBC America on Amazon Firestick

There are multiple ways to watch BBC America on the Amazon Firestick. Though there is an official application to watch BBC America on Firestick, it would require a pay-TV service provider to access the contents of the application. If you are a subscriber to Direct TV Now, you can use your login to access the app contents. But then we got a few better ideas that would offer additional content along with the BBC America contents.

How to Install BBC America on Firestick

BBC America app is officially available on Amazon App Store. The limitation here is you would require a cable TV subscription along with the BBC America package to sign up for the app.

1). Connect your Fire TV Stick to your TV.

Home screen

2). From the Fire Stick home screen, hover to the Search icon.

3). Search for BBC America and select the application from the search results.

4). Click on Get or Download tab in order to download the application.

5). The BBC America app will be installed on your Firestick.

6). Launch the BBC America app and sign up for your account.

7). You need to activate your Firestick to access BBC America’s contents.

8). The TV screen will display an activation code.

9). From your smartphone or computer, open a web browser and go to

Activate BBC America for Firestick

10). Enter the code in the provided text box and click Submit.

11). Sign in with your Cable TV service provider account credentials.

BBC America on Firestick

12). The account will be activated, and you will be able to access the contents.

Alternative Way to Install BBC America on Firestick

1). Open a web browser on your smartphone or computer and go to the Amazon website (

2). Log in to the same account that you have been logged in on your Firestick.

3). Hover to the Search field and search for BBC America app.

4) Select the app from the search results.

BBC America app on Amazon App Store

5) It will open BBC America app on the Amazon app store.

6) Now click on Get the app for Firestick.

7). Then activate your account as mentioned in the above method.

With all the above-mentioned methods, you can start streaming BBC America on your Firestick. Install the app from the Amazon App Store and use any of your TV provider account to stream the videos. Using live TV providers like YouTube TV or fuboTV, you can get to watch BBC America without cable. Got any queries? Very well welcomed to post them in the comment section.

Related: How to Chromecast BBC iPlayer to TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I watch BBC America on my Fire Stick?

Yes, you can. Install the app from the Amazon App Store and watch BBC America shows on your Firestick.

2. Can you watch BBC on Firestick?

With the BBC America app on your Fire TV Stick, you can watch all the BBC shows.