DISH Network Channel Guide

DISH Network is a U.S.-based satellite television service provider, founded in 1980 by Charlie Ergen, Jim DeFranco, and Candy Ergen. The company, originally known as Echosphere, launched its first satellite in 1995 and officially began offering satellite television services under the name DISH Network in 1996.

DISH offers a wide range of television programming packages, including local and national channels, premium movie channels, sports packages, international channels, and pay-per-view events. Customers typically require a satellite dish and a receiver to access the programming.

DISH packages and prices

PackageChannelsPrice (per month)Freebies
AMERICA’S TOP 120190$79.99 for 36 monthsFree DVR and Google Voice Remote‡ Included, 60+ HD Channels, Local Channels, 190 Channels
AMERICA’S TOP 120+190+$94.99 for 36 monthsFree DVR and Google Voice Remote‡ Included, 110+ HD Channels, Local Channels, 190+ Channels
AMERICA’S TOP 200240+$99.99 for 36 monthsFree DVR and Google Voice Remote‡ Included, 125+ HD Channels, Local Channels, 240+ Channels
AMERICA’S TOP 250290+$109.99 for 36 monthsFree DVR and Google Voice Remote‡ Included, 140+ HD Channels, Local Channels, 290+ Channels

DISH Network Channel Guide

DISH Network has a reputation for providing high-quality television service with a vast selection of channels that caters to various interests. The satellite TV provider offers a range of packages that allow customers to choose the plan that best fits their budget and viewing preferences. From entertainment and news to sports and lifestyle channels, DISH has something for everyone, making it a popular choice among households across the country.

However, with such a vast range of programming options, it can be daunting to navigate and find the channels that match your interests. A DISH channels guide can be an invaluable tool in helping viewers sift through the vast array of options and discover new channels and shows. In this guide, we will provide a comprehensive overview of the channels available on DISH Network, including the various packages and programming options. Whether you’re a new subscriber or a long-time DISH customer looking to explore new channels, this guide will provide you with the information you need to make the most of your TV viewing experience.

ChannelDish channel numberAmerica’s Top 120 (190 channels)America’s Top 120+ (190+ channels)America’s Top 200 (240+ channels)America’s Top 250 (290+ channels)
A&E118
AMC131
America’s Auction Channel219
American Heroes Channel195
Animal Planet184
AXS TV167
BabyFirstTV823
BBC America135
Beauty iQ73
beIN Sports392/781
beIN Sports en Español873
Believer’s Voice of Victory Network265
BET124
BET Her251
Big Ten Network405
Bloomberg Television203
Boomerang175
Bounce359
Bravo129
BUZZR245
BYUtv9403
C-SPAN210
C-SPAN 2211
Cartoon Network/Adult Swim176/177
CBS Sports Network158
CGTN279
Christian Television Network267
CMT166
CNBC208
CNN200
Comedy Central107
COMET289
Cooking Channel113
Craft221
Daystar263
Deal95
Destination America194
Discovery Channel182
Discovery Family179
DISH Info101
DISH Studio102
Disney Channel172/173
Disney Junior168
Disney XD174
DIY111
E!114
Enlace9411
Epic85
EPIX Drive-In292
ESPN140
ESPN2143
ESPNEWS142
ESPNU141
Estrella TV852
Eternal World Television Network261
FETV82
FM243
FOLK TV218
Food Network110
Fox Business Network206
Fox News Channel205
FS1150
FS2149
Free Speech TV9415
Freeform180
Fuse164
Fusion244
FX384
FXM384
FXX125
FYI119
Galavisión273
Game Show Network116
Gem Shopping Network229
GetTV373
Golf Channel401
Great American Country165
Grit217
HallmarkChannel185
Hallmark Drama186
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries187
HBO MaxTMN/A$$$$
HLN202
HGTV112
HISTORY120
HITN843
Hopper Insider103
HSN74
HSN2226
IFC133
In Country Television230
INSP259
Investigation Discovery (ID)192
ION250
Jewelry Television83/227
Justice Central240
Justice Network252
Laff TV237
Lifetime108
Lifetime Movie Network109
Link TV9410
Local Channels (ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC)
Logo254
Longhorn Network407
Mercury TV
MeTV247
MLB Extra Innings476
MLB Network152
MOTOR TREND246
MoviePlex377
MSNBC209
MTV160
MTV2161
MTV Classic163
mtvU366
MTV Live369
NASA286
NatGeo Wild190
National Geographic197
NBA TV156
NBC Universo838
NBCSN159
NewsMax216
Newsy283
NHL Center Ice574
Nickelodeon/Nick at Nite170/171
Nick Jr.169
Nick Music368
Nicktoons178
Olympic Channel389
Outdoor Channel396
OWN189
Oxygen127
Pac-12 Network409
Paramount Network241
Pop117
Pursuit393
QVC137
QVC 2255
Real94
RecTV284
Reelz299
RFD TV231
Ride TV248
RT (Russia Today)280
Sale225
Science193
SEC Network408
Shepard’s Chapel Network256
ShopLC274
ShopHQ228
Sirius XM6002-6090
Smithsonian Channel367
SonLife Broadcasting Network257
Sportsman Channel367
STARZ® ENCORE channels)341
SundanceTV126
Syfy122
TBN260
TBS139
Turner Classic Movies132
TeenNick181
Tennis Channel400
TheBlaze212
The Cowboy Channel232
Hillsong Channel258
The Impact Network268
The Movie Channel (2 channels)329
Three Angels Broadcasting Network9393
TLC183
TNT138
Travel Channel196
truTV242
TV Games Network399
TVG2398
TV Land106
UniMas271
Univision Deportes856
Univision270/828
Uplifting Entertainment188
USA105
VH1162
Vme846
VICE121
Weather Channel214
Weather Nation215
WGN America239
WE tv128
YouTV275
Z Living191

FAQS

What channel is Espn on Dish

ESPN is on DISH channel 140, 144 and 145

What channel is Fox on Dish

FOX is a local channel and the channel number will vary based on location. However, You can watch Fox on Dish on Channel 4 in Fort Worth and on Channel 7 in Miami.

What channel is Fox News on Dish

On the DISH network, Fox News is on channel 205; Fox Business is on 206; Fox Sports 1 and 2 are on channels 150 and 149, respectively.

What channel is Paramount on Dish

Paramount Network is available on DISH on channel 241

What channel is CBS on Dish

CBS is a local channel most commonly found on DISH channel 4.

What channel is NBC on Dish

NBC is a local channel on DISH and the channel number will vary based on location. NBC is on Channel 3 in Sacramento and on Channel 4 in Los Angeles on Dish

What channel is ABC on Dish

ABC is a local channel most commonly found on DISH channel 7

What channel is Peacock on Dish

There is no Peacock channel on Dish. However, you can enjoy the Peacock streaming service by connecting it to your smart TV

What channel is TNT on Dish

TNT is available on DISH on channel 138

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