How to watch The Walking Dead season 11 online without cable

How to watch The Walking Dead season 11 online
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The zombie apocalypse is coming to an end when you watch The Walking Dead season 11 online, even without cable. And you can stream the new season right now, as the first chapter of the three-part final season dropped a week early on AMC Plus. The regular cable premiere on AMC takes place tonight (Sunday, August 22).

The Walking Dead season 11 start time, channel

The Walking Dead season 11 season premiere is streaming now on AMC Plus.
It will air at 9 p.m. today (Sunday, August 22) on AMC.

In the premiere episode, titled "Acheron: Part 1," Daryl (Norman Reedus) takes a team to scavenge a military base he discovered, while Maggie leads a mission to Washington, D.C. Negan joins them, though her animosity towards him fractures their group. Meanwhile, Eugene and company encounter the Commonwealth's paramilitary police and go through an assessment.

Here's everything you need to know about how to watch The Walking Dead season 11 online.

How to watch The Walking Dead season 11 online, from anywhere on Earth

Just because AMC Plus and AMC aren't available everywhere doesn't mean you need to miss The Walking Dead season 11 if you're away from home. Watching along with the rest of the internet can be pretty easy. With the right VPN (virtual private network), you can stream the show from wherever you go.

Not sure which VPN is right for you? We've tested many different services and our pick for the best VPN overall is ExpressVPN. It offers superb speeds and excellent customer service. But you've got other VPN options as well. Here are our top picks.


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How to watch The Walking Dead season 11 in the US

In the U.S., viewers can watch The Walking Dead season 11 premiere episode right now — as it's streaming on AMC Plus a week early.

The regular AMC premiere is set for today (Sunday, August 22) at 9 p.m. ET. 

If you've already cut the cord and don't have cable, you can access AMC on multiple live TV streaming services including Sling TV, Fubo TV, YouTube TV and AT&T TV Now.

We recommend Sling and Fubo, two of the best streaming services. Sling is the more affordable option, but Fubo offers a broader channel lineup.

AMC Plus:
Early Access

AMC Plus: Get the the best of AMC, BBC America, IFC, and Sundance TV with this streaming bundle that also includes Shudder, Sundance Now, and IFC Films Unlimited. And subscribers get early access to new episodes of The Walking Dead and other AMC shows.

Sling TV:
Best Price

Sling TV: Both the Sling Orange and Blue packages carry AMC and many other top channels. Right now, new subscribers can get Sling for just $10 for the first month. After that, it costs $35 per month, a very reasonable price for live TV.


Fubo.TV is one of the best live TV services out there. With the Starter Plan ($65 per month), you get over 120 channels, including local broadcast networks and top cable brands like AMC, HGTV, FX, ESPN, Syfy and Paramount Network. 

How to watch The Walking Dead season 11 in the UK

Brits can watch The Walking Dead season 11 a day after new episodes air stateside on Amazon Prime Video.

For early access, you'll need AMC Plus, which is only in the U.S. But if you're a subscriber who's traveling abroad, ExpressVPN will help you use the service you already pay for.

How to watch The Walking Dead season 11 in Canada

Canadians can watch The Walking Dead season 11 on AMC Canada if they get the channel through their cable provider.

Or they can get early access to new episodes on AMC Plus, which is available in Canada.

Kelly Woo
Streaming Editor

Kelly is the streaming channel editor for Tom’s Guide, so basically, she watches TV for a living. Previously, she was a freelance entertainment writer for Yahoo, Vulture, TV Guide and other outlets. When she’s not watching TV and movies for work, she’s watching them for fun, seeing live music, writing songs, knitting and gardening.