Viaplay is a subscription-based streaming platform that is owned by Viaplay Groups. Their library consists of critically acclaimed movies and series. They also have kid content in their content line-up. Viaplay has multiple subscription plans to choose from, which also include sports content. Their service is only available in the Nordic countries and US (a total of 12 countries), but the Viaplay Group is expanding the market presence in 9 more countries by the end of 2023. Viaplay is compatible with multiple streaming platforms, including Chromecast, and has an inbuilt cast option in the app.

Viaplay Subscription Package and Renting

1. Viaplay Movies & Series

  • Includes: Series, Movies, and Kid’s Content.
  • Cost: $11.36 per month
  • 1-week free trial

2. Viaplay Medium

  • Includes: Series, Movies, Kid’s Content, and Sports.
  • Cost: $33.39 per month

Sports include Winter Sports, UEFA Europa League, UFC, Bundesliga, Europen Tour, etc.

3. Viaplay Total

  • Includes: Series, Movies, Kid’s Content, Sports, and Premium Sports.
  • Cost: $48.37 per month

Premium Sports include Premier League, Formula 1, NHL, Golf Major & Rider Cup.

Rent & Buy

Viaplay allows users to rent or buy the latest movies on the website without needing a package.

  • When a movie is rented, it is available for 48 hours.
  • When a movie is bought, it will be available as long as the account exists.

How to Chromecast Viaplay

There are two methods to cast Viaplay on Chromecast, one method is using your smartphone, and the other method is using the Chrome browser on your PC. The step-by-step instructions for both methods are given below.

Basic Requirements

  • A TV with HDMI port
  • A Google Chromecast
  • A Smartphone or a PC with Chrome Browser
  • Wi-Fi connection

Pre-Requisite

  • Connect the Chromecast to the HDMI port of your TV.
  • Install the Viaplay app from Google Play Store (for Android) or App Store (for iPhones).
  • Ensure your Smartphone/PC and Chromecast are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Make sure you have the latest version of Chrome Browser on your PC.

How to Cast Viaplay to Chromecast TV using Android Smartphone

Procedure

1. Launch the Viaplay app on your smartphone and sign in to your account.

Google Play Store
App Store

2. Tap the Cast icon at the top-right corner of the screen.

Chromecast Viaplay

3. Select your Chromecast device and connect it.

Choose any movie or series from your smartphone, and it will play on your Chromecast TV.

How to Stream Viaplay on Chromecast TV using Chrome Browser on PC

Procedure

1. Open Google Chrome on your desktop or laptop.

2. Visit Viaplay‘s website.

3. Sign in to your Viaplay account.

4. Now right-click anywhere on the screen and select the Cast option.

Chromecast Viaplay

5. Choose the Chromecast device to connect and tap the Sources below.

6. Click the Cast Tab option to cast the Viaplay Tab.

Play any content, and it will play on your Chromecast TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Viaplay contain ads?

No, Viaplay is a premium service and doesn’t contain ads.

How to cancel the subscription to Viaplay?

Go to the Viaplay website and My Account >> Manage Subscription >> cancel the subscription.

How to rent or buy a movie in Viaplay?

Go to the Rent or Buy category and choose the movie and choose the Rent or Buy option.