Portugal

Watching Portuguese TV overseas is very easy, unlike most national public service broadcasters, RTP (Rádio e Televisão de Portugal) does not geoblock the majority of programmes on its online streams. If a programme is unavailable you will see “Sem Direitos De Transmissão Online”.
RTP live TV channels and radio stations can be found at https://www.rtp.pt/play under Em Direto.
TV streams are available in 234p (340 kbps) and 360p (640 kbps).

TV channels available include:

  • RTP1 – The oldest of RTP’s channels and also the flagship of RTP. It features general programming, such as news, talk shows, current affairs, drama, national and international movies and TV series.
  • RTP2 – The main channel for cultural and factual programming, as well as children’s programming. It was the first free-to-air TV channel in Portugal to broadcast in 16:9 format.
  • RTP3 – 24-hour news channel.
  • RTP Memória – Broadcasts classic RTP and International shows.
  • RTP Madeira – Regional opt-out channel broadcast in the Madeira Islands.
  • RTP Açores – Regional opt-out channel broadcast in the Azores Islands.
  • RTP África – International television service directed towards the African communities. In Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau and São Tomé e Príncipe it is retransmitted locally, together with local programming.
  • RTP Internacional – Also known as RTPi, it is the international television service. In Macau, East Timor and Goa, Daman and Diu it is retransmitted locally, together with local programming.
    In Europe, RTP Internacional is available free-to-air from the Hotbird group of satellites at 13° East along with radio stations RDP Internacional and RDP Antena 1.

Radio stations available include:

  • Antena 1, news, talk and sports station with a strong focus on Portuguese music.
  • Antena 2, cultural programming, classical and world music, featuring live performances.
  • Antena 3, an up-tempo, youth-oriented station with a focus on contemporary and alternative music.
  • RDP Internacional, the international radio service.
  • RDP África, programming directed towards the Portuguese-speaking African communities.
  • Rádio Lusitania, a digital-only station with a focus on Portuguese music. (128 kbps)
  • Rádio Vivace, a digital-only station with a focus on Classical music.
  • Rádio ZigZag, a digital-only station with a focus on Children’s programmes.
  • Antena 1 Fado, a digital-only station with a focus on fado.
  • Antena 1 Memória, a digital-only station with a focus on rebroadcasts of programmes from the extensive archives of RDP and golden oldies music (in both cases from the 1930s to the 1980s). It is the only station to rely entirely on pre-existing recorded programmes and material.
  • Antena 1 Vida, a digital-only station. (183 kbps)
  • Antena 2 Ópera, a digital-only station with a focus on opera music.
  • Antena 2 Jazzin, a digital-only station with a focus on jazz music.

Note: All stations Mp3 unless otherwise stated.

The following stations are Antena 1 regional stations:

  • RDP Norte
  • RDP Centro
  • RDP Lisboa
  • RDP Sul
  • RDP Açores
  • RDP Madeira
  • RDP Antenna 3 Madeira

For more Portugues radio stations see:

Listenlive.eu
Radio Stream Directory

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