Podcasts

We offer thousands of podcasts, which you can listen to directly from the app.

  • Get featured and recommended episodes.
  • Browse categories such as Lifestyle, News, Comedy, Sport & Recreation, and more.
  • Save podcasts offline for when you don’t have an internet connection.
  • Use Spotify Connect to seamlessly play podcasts to different devices.

While Spotify doesn’t play ads to Premium subscribers, some podcasts might have third-party ads within their episodes.

Pick your device below to find out how to use podcasts on Spotify.

Note: Podcasts are currently unavailable on iPad.

  1. Click Browse in the menu on the left.
  2. Click PODCASTS from the tab bar at the top.  
  3. Browse featured Podcasts, or scroll down to browse by category.
  4. Hover over the cover art and click the play button to start listening, or click the podcast title to see more episodes.

Tip: Click FOLLOW on the podcast page to save to Your Library.

  1. Click Home in the menu on the left.
  2. Click Podcasts.
  3. Hover over the cover art and click the play button to start listening, or click the podcast title to see more episodes.

Find and play

  • Find Podcasts in Search, under Browse all.
  • Select a podcast to view the podcast page and all available episodes.
  • Tap an episode to view the episode overview.
  • Tap PLAY to start listening.  

Save and download

  • TapFOLLOW on the podcast page to save it to Podcasts in Your Library. Tap FOLLOWING to unfollow it.
  • Got Premium? Tap  to download the podcast so it’s available offline.

More options 

  • Tap  in the Now Playing bar to access the Now Playing View.
  • Tap  to control the speed.

  • Tap  to skip forward 15 seconds, or tap  to rewind 15 seconds.
  • Tap  to share with your friends and to your social channels.
  • Tap  (iOS)  (Android) in the top-right of the podcast page, or to the right of an episode title, to:
     
    • Get more information about the podcast or episode.
    • Download episodes for offline listening. 
    • Share with your friends and to your social channels.
    • Add it to your Play Queue.
       
  • Tap  on the podcast page to sort and filter episodes.
Last updated: 25 February, 2019