How to Watch Sky News on Firestick [Easy Method]

Sky News on Firestick

Sky News is free British news television owned by Sky group. It also offers news through radio news services and online channels. You can stream content in various categories like Latest, US News, UK News, Entertainment, World, Politics, Climate, Science & Tech, and Business. With Sky News, you can get 24/7 live news when you launch the channel. Sky News is available on many streaming devices. If you are a Firestick user, you can get the Sky News app easily from Amazon App Store.

Sky News is a 100% free service. Once installed, without any registration, you can access the contents from Sky News. You can also access it from cable TV, streaming devices, and OTT platforms. Other than Sky News, you can also watch free news from CBS News, NHK World TV, Pluto TV, Newsy, and more on Firestick.

How to Watch Sky News on Firestick

Quick Guide: On Fire TV home, select Find menu >> choose Search tile >> search for Sky News >> click Get/Download >> select Open.

[1] Launch your Firestick and select the Find menu to select the Search tile.

[2] Using the directional pad, type Sky News.

Type Sky News to install it on Firestick

[3] Now, select the Sky News app from the list of apps shown.

click on the Sky News app

[4] Next, click on Get or Download to install the Sky News app on Amazon Fire TV.

click on Download to install Sky News on Firestick

[5] Once downloaded, click on Open to launch the app.

Click on Open to launch the app on Firestick

[6] On the Sky News home screen, select the categories and stream the latest and accurate news on Amazon Fire Stick.

start watching Sky News on Firestick

Related: How to Cast Sky News to Chromecast Connected TVs

Alternative Way to Get Sky News on Firestick

You can sideload the Sky News app as an apk on Fire TV using the Downloader app. However, it involves carrying out different things.

Install Downloader on Fire TV

[1] Start by clicking on the Search tile under the Find menu on the Fire TV home.

[2] Type and search for the Downloader app on Firestick.

Sky News on Firestick

[3] Then, select the Downloader app icon from the search results.

Sky News on Firestick

[4] Next, click on Download or Get.

Select Get or Download

Turn On Unknown Sources

[1] Get back to your Firestick Home screen, and click on Settings.

Sky News on Firestick

[2] Select My Fire TV tile.

My Fire TV

[3] On the next screen, select Developer options.

Sky News on Firestick

[4] Next, highlight Install Unknown Apps.

Install Unknown Apps

[5] Then, select Downloader and click on Turn On for confirmation.

Select Downloader

Install Sky News on Firestick using Downloader

[1] Long press the Home key on Fire remote to select Apps >> App Library >> Downloader.

[2] Now, in the URL field, enter the Sky News APK file link ( and click on Go.

[3] Wait for the file to be downloaded.

[13] Once downloaded, click on Next and click on Install.

[14] And it will take some time to install, wait until the installation process is over.

[15] Once installed, click Open.

[16] Then, stream Sky News on Fire TV Stick.

Sky News app

Related: How to Install Fox News on Firestick.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Sky News free on Firestick?

Yes, you can access Sky News on Amazon Fire Stick for free.

Can I watch local news on Firestick with Sky News?

Yes. You can watch local news on Firestick with the Sky News app.

Why is Sky News not working on Firestick?

Sky News may not work if there is any interruption with the internet connectivity. Sometimes, you may need to update Fire TV Stick or the Sky News app with the latest version to fix up the issue.

Is it illegal to watch Sky on Firestick?

No. Sky services are legal, and watching them on Firestick will not bring in any legal issues.