Listen offline

For: Premium subscribers

Take your music everywhere you go. With Spotify Premium, you can download music to the app so it’s available to play even without an internet connection. 

You can have up to 3,333 songs available for offline listening, on a maximum of 3 different devices.
 
Note: You do need to go onto the internet at least once every 30 days to maintain your offline music settings.

Desktop

  1. Click on the playlist you want to make available offline.
  2. Switch on Download at the top of the playlist. While tracks are downloading, a circling arrow symbol will display next to them. 
    Note: You can only download playlists that you follow, or have created yourself.
  3. You can see download progress in the left-hand column. The  will also display next to playlist titles.

  4. The green download arrow  means it’s finished downloading.
  5. To start listening to your music without the internet, select SpotifyOffline Mode (Mac) / File > Offline Mode (Windows) in the menu bar at the top. 

Tip: You automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection.

iPhone

Note: By default, downloading over your mobile data connection is disabled. Go to Your Library  > Settings  and tap Download using cellular to enable it. We recommend downloading over WiFi to avoid mobile data charges.

You can save playlists, artists, albums, songs, and podcasts saved in Your Library.

  1. When connected to the internet, go to Songs if you want all the songs saved in Your Library. Otherwise, go to the playlist, artist, or album you’d like to download for offline listening.
  2. At the top of the screen, switch Download on.
  3. Download progress will be displayed at the top of Your Library.
  4. You’ll see the downloaded arrrow  next to playlists and tracks when they are ready.

To listen to your music without the internet:

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Tap Playback.
  4. Switch Offline on.

Tip: You automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection.

iPad

Note: By default, downloading over your mobile data connection is disabled. Tap Download using cellular in Your Music  > Settings  to enable it. We recommend downloading over a WiFi network to avoid mobile data charges.

You can save playlists, artists, albums, and songs saved in Your Music.

  1. When connected to the internet, go to Songs if you want to download all the songs saved in Your Music. Otherwise,go to the playlist, artist, or album you’d like to download for offline listening.
  2. At the top of the screen, switch Download on.
  3. Download progress will be displayed at the top of Your Music.
  4. You’ll see the downloaded arrow  next to playlists and tracks when the are ready. 

To listen to your music without the internet:

  1. Tap Settings .
  2. Tap Playback.
  3. Switch on Offline

Tip: You automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection.

Android

Note: By default, downloading over your mobile data connection is disabled. Go to Your Library  > Settings  and tap Download using cellular to enable it. We recommend downloading over WiFi to avoid mobile data charges.

You can download playlists, artists, albums, songs, and podcasts saved in Your Library.

  1. When connected to the internet, go to Songs if you want all the songs saved in Your Library. Otherwise, go to the playlist, artist, or album you’d like to download for offline listening.
  2. At the top of the screen, switch Download on.

    Note: You’ll see the downloaded arrow  next to playlists and tracks when they are ready.

To listen to your music without the internet:

  1. Tap Your Library .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Switch Offline mode on. 

Tip: You automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection. 

Windows Phone

Note: We recommend downloading over WiFi to avoid mobile data charges. 

You can download playlists, songs, and albums saved in Your Music

  1. When connected to the internet, go to Songs if you want to download all the songs saved in Your Music.  Otherwise, go to the playlist or album you’d like to download for offline listening. 
  2. At the top of the screen, switch Available offline on.

You'll see the downloaded arrow  next to playlists and tracks when they are ready.

Listen to music without the internet:

  1. Tap Your Music .
  2. Tap Settings .
  3. Switch Offline mode on. 

Tip: You automatically enter Offline Mode any time you lose your internet connection.