Grand National 2018 Live Stream: Time and how to watch online for free

Grand National 2018 Live Stream: Time, TV channel, and how to watch for free

Every year, the Grand National meeting descends on the Aintree racecourse. The Grand National 2018 is no different, so here’s everything you need to know about the big race, including the Grand National 2018 time, TV channel, and free Grand National live streaming details.

There’s no shortage of intrigue with this year’s race, and if you’re looking to have a flutter, we’ve also got a guide to the best Grand National 2018 each-way bets.

Regardless of whether you’re betting today or not, we reckon you’ll want to watch the big race, so read on for our complete guide to live streaming the Grand National 2018.

Grand National 2018 Time: When does the Grand National at Aintree start today?

The action at Aintree starts today (Saturday April 14) at 1.45pm with the Gaskells Handicap Hurdle.

There are seven races in all this Saturday, with all eyes on The Grand National, which is scheduled to start at around 5.15pm BST.

Read on for the full race schedule for Grand National Saturday.


Grand National 2018: Full Saturday schedule

  • 1.45pm –  Gaskells Handicap Hurdle
  • 2.25pm –  Betway Mersey Novices’ Hurdle
  • 3.00pm – Doom Bar Maghull Novices’ Chase
  • 3.40pm – Betway Handicap Chase
  • 4.20pm –  Ryanair Stayers Hurdle (The Liverpool Hurdle )
  • 5.15pm – Randox Health Grand National Handicap Chase
  • 6.20pm – Pinsent Masons Handicap Hurdle


Grand National 2018 Live Stream: How to watch online and on TV for free

ITV has broadcasting rights for the Grand National 2018, so you’ll be able to catch all the action live from 2pm each day on the usual ITV channel.

You’ll also be able to watch the races online via the ITV Hub or the ITV Racing website. Best of all, it’s totally free – provided you hold a valid UK TV license, that is.

You can also get the ITV Hub on mobile for free, by downloading the app on iOS (iPhone, iPad) or Android devices:


That’s all there is to it, time to get your flutter on and enjoy the big race!

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