Where to watch Grand National 2024 live
You’ve decided your horses, signed up with some betting sites and got your free bets, but how and where can you live stream the 2024 Grand National? Here’s all you need to do to watch the Grand National online.
How to live stream the Grand National for free?
There really is no excuse to miss the 2024 Grand National in this digital age. And if you’ve placed your Grand National bet online, there’s more good news if you want to follow your horse’s progress.
Most leading betting sites now provide a free horse racing stream for the 2024 Grand National race. In same cases it may be necessary to place a small bet on the race in advance, but it is becoming increasingly common to be able to simply log into your chosen betting site and watch the race for free.
- Choose your preferred online Grand National betting site.
- In some cases you may have to place a Grand National bet of £1 or more, in which case our ‘how to’ guide could come in handy if you need help placing a bet. There are an increasing number of betting sites that actually provide their streaming service free of charge to depositing customers, without the need to bet on the Grand National, so do check ahead of the race.
- Wait till the a few minutes before the race, when the free live stream will start.
- Watch the Grand National live free.
How can I watch the Grand National on TV?
It’s easy to watch Grand National 2024 on TV in the UK. Leading ‘free-to-air’ channel, ITV, paid around £30million to secure an initial four-year deal in 2017, before extending it further. They therefore have the broadcasting rights allowing viewers to watch the Grand National live free until at least 2026. If you’re a UK resident, you can sit back in the comfort of your own home and watch the 2024 Grand National on TV. The ITV website or ITV player app will also stream the Grand National LIVE. So, even if you are on the move, you’ve no reason to miss the world’s greatest steeplechase.
You can also watch Aintree live via Racing TV. The channel charges a monthly subscription to watch their coverage and also a daily pass that gives you access to the day’s racing.
If you want the ultimate Grand National LIVE experience – Go to Aintree!
Why not watch the 2024 Grand National in person? This solution to watching the Merseyside marathon might sound a bit extreme to the ‘once-a-year’ punters but it’s still an option. Enjoy the atmosphere of the Grand National by being there yourself, although tickets are selling out fast.
How to watch the Virtual Grand National 2024?
Although it was put on hold for 2023, the early murmurs are that the Virtual Grand National will return for 2024. Final schedules will be confirmed in the week of the race, with the Virtual Grand National most likely to be screened on ITV on Friday 12th April 2024, and again in the hours leading up to the race.
The Virtual Grand National is one of the most accurate insights into how the real event might play out on the day. Exact data about each runner, jockey, form and even the ground is used to formulate the virtual race.
Unlike real racing, the odds are close reflections to the actual chances of a virtual Grand National runner with the computer favourite getting more chance than an outsider. Though remember, a random number generator ultimately decides each runner’s fate.
FAQ – How to watch the Grand National?
Can I watch the Grand National live?
If you’re looking to watch the Grand National in person, you should buy your tickets early. It’s well worth experiencing but much of Aintree will sell out before race day. To watch a Grand National live stream on TV or your mobile, you can go to most bookmakers sites, or access the ITV app.
Is it possible to watch Aintree live?
Yes, it’s not just the Grand National that you can watch or live stream. Every race you bet on with an online bookmaker gives you access to a stream for that race. So if you bet on every Aintree race, you can watch the whole Aintree Grand National meeting live with a bookmaker.
Where can I stream the Grand National?
There are various options to stream the Grand National. Our suggestion would be via an online bookmaker, as you’ll also benefit from offers and possibly free bets. However, it’s also possible to view the race on either ITV or Racing TV.
How can I watch the Grand National for free?
If you’re a bettor and you’ve placed your Grand National bet, you watch the streaming from your bookmaker platform.
When is the 2024 Grand National?
The 2024 Grand National will be run on Saturday 13th April.
What time is the 2024 Grand National?
Organisers have tinkered with the Grand National race time in recent years, but they’ve settled on a later time. Due to television demands and with peak viewers needed to attract advertisers, plus a keenness to avoid clashing with 3pm Saturday afternoon football fixtures, the 2024 Grand National time will be 5.15pm.