Inflight entertainment

United offers a variety of entertainment options. Here's what you need to know:

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Your entertainment options

United Private Screening is a free service. Your options for using it depend on the type of plane you're on. Find out what private screening options are available on your flight.

Seatback entertainment system

This system is a screen on the back of the seat in front of you. You can enjoy movies and TV shows, games, check the weather or flight map, and more.

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Personal device entertainment

You can also watch movies and TV, connect to Wi-Fi or play games on your phone, tablet, or laptop.

Get your device ready before boarding

DIRECTV®

Enjoy more than 100 live TV channels and new movie releases.

Find out if your flight offers DIRECTV

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Traveler pro tip

Don't worry if you forget your headphones for your flight. If they're available, you can request free earbuds.

Inflight entertainment FAQ

Inflight entertainment FAQ