RTÉ Player is a video-on-demand service where you can stream live and recorded RTÉ television programs, exclusive international content, and much more. It has several categories of programs like Sports, news, entertainment, current affairs, local and international dramas, etc. Each content on RTÉ Player is made available between 7 to 21 days from the broadcast. It also offers content from international broadcasting channels ABC Australia, Epix, CBS, arte, Warner Brothers Television, and Lionsgate Television. RTÉ Player is available as a standalone app on Android, iOS, and selected smart TV models. Also, it supports Chromecast and Airplay to cast RTÉ Player on unsupported devices. So let’s see how to Chromecast RTÉ Player on your TV.


Before proceeding, make sure the below things are ready.

  • Connect the Chromecast device to the HDMI port of your TV
  • If your device has in-built Chromecast support make sure to enable Chromecast in your device.
  • Most importantly, make sure both the Chromecast device and the casting device are connected to the same WiFi network.

Chromecast RTÉ Player via Android

[1] Open Playstore on your Android device.

[2] Download and install RTÉ Player from the Playstore.

Chromecast RTÉ Player

[3] Open RTÉ Player in your device.

[4] Tap on the Cast icon from the top right corner of the app.


[5] Select your Chromecast device from the list of available devices.

[6] Now you can stream RTÉ Player from your smartphone on your TV.

Chromecast RTÉ Player via iOS

[1] Open App Store on your iOS device.

[2] In the search tab, search and install RTÉ Player.

Chromecast RTÉ Player

[3] Open RTÉ Player after installation.

[4] Tap on the Cast icon from the top right corner.

Chromecast RTÉ Player

[5] Select the Chromecast device from the list of available devices.

select device

[6] Once the connection is established, you can watch the RTÉ Player cast on your TV screen.

Chromecast RTÉ Player via PC

[1] Open Chrome browser on your PC.

[2] Visit the RTÉ Player site from the browser. (URL: https://www.rte.ie/player/).

Chromecast RTÉ Player

[3] Click on the Chrome (kebab icon) menu from the top right side of the browser.

[4] Select the Cast… option from the menu.


[5] In Cast Tab, select your Chromecast device from the list.

cast tab

[6] Also, select source (tab, desktop, file) from the drop menu, if needed.

[7] Now play any video on the RTÉ Player site and it will be cast on the TV screen.

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These are some of the ways to cast RTÉ Player to your Chromecast device. By following the five simple steps mentioned in the article, you can cast RTÉ Player on any of the Chromecast-connected devices. If you have any doubts about casting RTÉ Player from your device, make use of the comments section below.