What Channel Is truTV On DirecTV?

by Daniel Smith | Updated 11/8/23

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If you’re trying to watch truTV on DirecTV, just go to Channel 246.

That’s going to be the right channel across the nation if you’re a Directv customer.

I know that we mostly go to truTV to tune into March Madness every year.

Hope this helps and look below for more info about shows on truTV and March Madness updates.

We update this article every day during March Madness so you know what’s going on and where to watch the action.

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TruTV On DirecTV

Directv trutv Channels

Little Rock246Detroit246
Yuma246St. Louis246
Los Angeles246Charlotte246
San Francisco246Omaha246
San Diego246Las Vegas246
Fresno246New York246
Colorado Springs246Oklahoma City246
Washington DC246Philadelphia246
Fort Worth246Memphis246
Miami246El Paso246
Honolulu246San Antonio246
Kansas City246Norfolk246
New Orleans246Boston246

TruTV Channel DirecTV Current Shows

On Channel 246, TruTV airs great movies and TV shows for DirecTV subscribers.

Some of the top original content on truTV includes Impractical Jokers, Tacoma FD, and Adam Ruins Everything.

At this point, they really should rename trutv the Impractical Jokers channel.

There’s over 12 hours of Impractical Jokers content on TruTV currently.  The show and its offshoots usually run from 2 PM to 3 AM.

The other popular show on TruTV is the World’s Dumbest Record Breakers which airs in the morning from 8 am to 1 pm before Impractical Jokers.

TruTV also has some sitcoms syndicated like Family Matters, American Dad, and Step By Step for late-night programming.

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Movies On TruTV

Getting access to the TruTV channel on DirecTV (Channel 246) also gives you the ability to watch a lot of blockbuster movies.

Some of the current films that TruTV has the rights for include Avengers Infinity War and Star Wars.

One of the reasons why there’s such a good lineup is because TruTV is owned by the same company that owns TBS and TNT and they can share movies if they have different time slots.

Movies on TruTV are during the weekdays around 10 PM.  They usually replay the same movie twice.

If you’re willing to watch online, you can access TruTV’s content on an a la carte basis.

All you need to do is to provide your service provider email and password on the TruTV site and get authenticated.

Then you can watch on demand, albeit with ads.

Most people don’t know they have a mini Netflix that they can access!

March Madness On TruTV

One of the primary reasons why people watch the TruTV channel on Directv on Channel 246 is because they’re trying to watch March Madness games.

It’s annoying and insane but March Madness games are spread across the different channels depending on who has the rights.

These games are spread across TBS, TNT, truTV, and CBS.

truTV has 9 games and also airs pre and post-game footage.

March Madness 2024 will start on March 19th.  We’ll see what the impact of the fall of the Pac-12 has on the game.

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It’s always a scramble to find TruTV every year before March Madness.

246 is the right channel number if you don’t remember.

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