What Time Is the Royal Wedding in the US?


What Time Is the Royal Wedding in the US?

Are you ready for the wedding of the century between American actress Meghan Markle and Prince Harry? While this is clearly exciting for the British, we Americans have been gearing up for the Royal Wedding ever since Harry proposed back in November. But, before you go anywhere, you've got to know what time the Royal Wedding comes on in the United States. Don't despair. Make sure you don't miss a second of all the royal romance. Enough talk. What time is the Royal Wedding on the US? We've got everything you need to know about watching the Royal Wedding in America, from the start time and date, channel, and where you can watch online.

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When Does the Royal Wedding Start?

Whether you're in the United States or the United Kingdom, the start date for the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is Saturday, May 19, 2018. The wedding will take place at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

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When Does the Royal Wedding Come on Tonight: May 19, 2018

The Royal Wedding ceremony will air across the pond at 12 PM BST, with Markle arriving at the church at 11:59 AM. But, what does this mean for American viewers? What time is the Royal Wedding in the US? Well, this means that viewers in the US will have to wake up extra early on Saturday to watch the ceremony live on television. According to the time difference, the Royal Wedding will start at 8 AM EST or 5 AM PST.

However, if you want to watch all the early coverage for the wedding, the festivities start earlier when guests arrive between 9:30 AM BST and 11 AM BST or 5:30 AM EST and 7 AM EST.

Wondering which channels will show the Royal Wedding? Check out the details on how you can watch on television and online.

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What Channel Is the Royal Wedding On?

Luckily for US viewers, the Royal Wedding will be on several channels, including NBC, ABC, PBS, CBS, and FOX. Here's the breakdown of what time coverage for the wedding starts for each channel.

  • NBC: 4:30 AM EST
  • ABC: 5 AM EST
  • PBS: 4 AM EST
  • CBS: 4 AM EST
  • FOX: 6 AM EST

Now that you know where to watch on television, here's how you can stream the Royal Wedding online.

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Where to Watch the Royal Wedding Live Stream Online

How can you watch the Royal Wedding without cable? How about if you don't want to wake up early? You have plenty of options.

If you have cable and just want to watch the stream online, then you can watch through NBC, ABC, People.com, and BBC America.

To live stream the event without cable, you can tune in through Hulu Live TV.

To watch reruns online after the live showing, then you will be able to find clips all over social media such as Twitter. Check out the Kensington Palace Twitter for updates.

For more details on how to watch the royal wedding, go here.