How to Get Zwift on Chromecast with Google TV

Zwift on Chromecast with Google TV
Zwift on Chromecast with Google TV

Zwift is a virtual cycling and running app that makes your fitness routine challenging, fun, and entertaining. Apart from virtual racing, you can also get training from professionals with 1000+ structured workouts and the analysis of your effort, calories, duration, and many more. With the older version of Chromecast, you can screen mirror Zwift from a smartphone or PC to your Chromecast device. But with the new Chromecast with Google TV device, you can install the Zwift app. It is a subscription-based service that costs $14.99 per month along with taxes based on the region. It is available on Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, and Apple TV devices. Now read the upcoming article to know how to install Zwift on Chromecast with a Google TV device.

How to Sideload Zwift on Chromecast with Google TV

Right now, Zwift is officially not available on Chromecast with Google TV’s Play Store to download. So you need to sideload the app on your Google TV device by following the steps below.

[1] Turn on and set up your Chromecast with Google TV device to the TV.

[2] Click on the Search bar from the home screen.

Click Search from the home screen

[3] Search or say Downloader using Google Assistant voice remote.

search for Downloader to get Zwift on Google TV

[4] Click on Install to start the installation process.

Click on Install to start the installation process.

[5] Before launching the Downloader app, go to Settings and turn on Unknown sources for Downloader.

Settings >> Apps >> Security & Restrictions >> Unknown sources >> Switch Toggle on Downloader

Enable Install Unknown apps

[6] After enabling Apps from unknown sources, launch the Downloader.

[7] Enter the URL: in the URL field.

Click Go to get Zwift file on Google TV

[8] Click on Go to download the Zwift apk file.

[9] Once installed, launch the app and sign up for a new account. If you’ve already signed up, just sign in to your account.

[10] Now you can start your training with the Zwift app.

How to Cast Zwift to Google TV

If you are not interested in sideloading the application or your Google TV device, then you should cast Zwift from your smartphone or PC to your Google TV-connected device. Lets us the steps to Chromecast Zwift using an Android or iOS device.

[1] Connect your smartphone and TV with the same Wi-Fi network.

[2] Go to the Google Play Store or App Store on your respective phone.

[3] Search and install the Zwift app on your mobile device.

[4] Launch the app and sign in with your account details.

[5] If you are using an Android device, go to the Notification Center and click on the Screen Cast option.

[6] While on an iOS device, enter the Control Center and tap the Screen Mirroring icon.

[7] Next, choose your device from the list to connect.

[8] Once connected, use Zwift on your Google TV.

Zwift on Google TV

You can also try sideloading some other Zwift alternatives like Rouvy, RGT Cycling, FULGAZ, etc., on your Chromecast with a Google TV device. We expect Zwift will soon be available on Google TV Play Store. Until then, follow our guide for sideloading Zwift to avoid missing your exercise routine.


Can Zwift run on Android TV?

Yes, you can sideload using third-party apps to stream Zwift on Android TV.

Can I use Zwift for free?

You can go for a seven-day free trial to use Zwift for free.

Is Zwift good for beginners?

Yes, Zwift is definitely a good app for beginners, and you can use it every day for improvisation.