How to watch Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral: channel, time, streaming info

The unfortunate time has come to rest Queen Elizabeth II after the end of her long life.

The royal was 96 when she died on September 8 after seven decades of service to the British people and their Commonwealth realms.

His eldest son and heir, King Charles III, is now the ruling monarch of the UK and its territories – his son Prince William becoming the new Prince of Wales.

Thousands and thousands of mourners have flocked to England to pay their respects to the late monarch.

On September 14, Charles, William and his brother Prince Harry led the procession to bring the Queen’s coffin from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Hall, where it is on public display. His sarcophagus will remain there until his funeral at Westminster Abbey on September 19.

On Monday, 2,000 people from around the world will gather – including royals, politicians, dignitaries and others – as Her Majesty’s funeral begins.

Shops and businesses across the country will be closed so people can mourn well and attend the funeral.

Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin has been on display in Westminster Hall since September 14.
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The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will lead the celebration, as he is the most senior member of the Church of England.

When the service is over, the pallbearers will lay his coffin in a green gun carriage which will be dragged by servicemen of the Royal Navy.

The Queen’s coffin is then brought to Windsor Castle, where there will be a burial service in St George’s Chapel. After the funeral, the Queen will be buried in Windsor, alongside her late husband, Prince Philip.

Here’s everything you need to know about Monday’s funeral.

LONDON, UK - SEPTEMBER 14: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER DATE AND TIME OF CREATION) Prince William, Prince of Wales and King Charles III walk behind the Queen Elizabeth II's coffin as it is transported on a cannon carriage from Buckingham Palace to the Palace of Westminster before her lying in state on September 14, 2022 in London, United Kingdom.  Queen Elizabeth II's coffin is taken in a procession on a King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery gun carriage from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Hall where she will lay in state until the early morning of her funeral.  Queen Elizabeth II died at Balmoral Castle in Scotland on September 8, 2022 and was succeeded by her eldest son, King Charles III.  (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images)
Prince William and his father, the new King Charles III, walked behind the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II as it was carried on a cannon carriage from Buckingham Palace to the Palace of Westminster on September 14.
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What time will the service start?

The ceremony will begin at 10:35 a.m. GMT (5:35 a.m. EST) and his coffin will be transported from Westminster Hall to the Abbey. At 11 a.m. GMT (6 a.m. EST), the funeral is expected to officially begin.

In order to say a final farewell to the Queen, the general public will be able to watch and stream the service.

Where can you watch the service on cable?

For viewers with cable TV, NBC, CNN, ABC, PBS and FoxNews will broadcast the event.

BBC One, BBC News and Sky News are broadcasting the funeral across the UK. The BBC will also host a live stream worldwide.

LONDON, UK - JUNE 05: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER DATE AND TIME OF CREATION) Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, The Queen Elizabeth II, Prince George of Cambridge, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, Prince Louis of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace after the Platinum Pageant on June 5 2022 in London, England.  The Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II is celebrated June 2-5, 2022 in the UK and Commonwealth to mark the 70th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth II's accession on February 6, 1952. (Photo by Max Mumby/Indigo /Getty Images)
Camilla, Queen Consort, her husband King Charles III, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William, his wife Kate Middleton and their three children stood on the balcony of Buckingham Palace after the Platinum Pageant on June 5.
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Where can you stream the funeral?

Services such as Fubo TV, Sling and YouTube television will broadcast all state funerals.

Peacock, Hulu + Live TV and Paramount+ account holders will also be able to watch the event.

ITV News will be broadcast the funeral on Youtube.

The BBC also adds their live coverage onlinewith anyone in the world who can see.


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Who will be present?

Among the expected international guests are US President Joe Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen.

Other participants include King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium, King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain, Queen Margrethe II of Denmark as well as Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco, as well as Emperor Naruhito. and Empress Masako of Japan.

Former British Prime Ministers and other government officials will also make an appearance, as well as current Prime Minister Liz Truss.

Countries that were not on the guest list are Russia, Belarus, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Syria and Venezuela.