Vudu is a streaming media or digital media store owned by Fandango. There is no fixed subscription price to watch/stream on Vudu. It is a pay per view service where you have to pay for the movie or TV show you want to stream. Vudu also has some free stuff that you can stream by simply signing in. Roku users can add the Vudu app directly from the Channel store. Either you can rent or purchase the title according to your wish.

  • Rental pricing – starts from $0.99 to $5.99
  • Purchase pricing – starts from $4.99 to $24.99

Note: Price varies according to the content you want to purchase or rent.



[1] On the Roku home screen, and go to the Search option.

[2] Search for Vudu and choose the Vudu app from the list.

[3] Click on Add channel and launch the channel by clicking on Go to channel.

[4] In order to watch Vudu content, you need to active the Vudu with your user account.


Activate VUDU on Roku

[1] Launch Vudu from your channel and click on Sign in.

[2] Note down the activation code that appears on the screen.

activation code

[3] From your smartphone or PC web browser, visit the Vudu activation site.

[4] Enter the activation code, and click on Submit.

[5] You will be asked to sign in with your Vudu account or create one (skip this step if you’re already logged in).

[6] Once the code is verified, the Vudu app will load the content automatically.

[7] Now, you can stream the Vudu content by either renting or purchasing it.

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How to Purchase or Rent Movies/Shows on Vudu

[1] Press the Home button and choose Movies & TV Store.

[2] Select the Vudu Movies & TV channel.

Movie & TV store

[3] Select the movie or show you need to buy or rent.


[4] Select the mode that you want and go through the payment process.

Vudu on Roku not working

If you encounter any issue in working with Vudu on your Roku device, do the following below.

  • Update your Roku device to the latest version.
    • (Settings >> System update >> Check now).
  • Go to settings and clear cache on Roku.
  • Restart your Roku device. After the restart, relaunch the Vudu and stream your media content.
    • Settings >> System >> System restart (or) Settings >> System >> Power >> System restart.
  • You can also install and use Movie Anywhere by linking your Vudu account inside the app.

These are some of the ways to watch Vudu on your Roku device. In case your Roku model does support Vudu, then screen mirror Vudu from Android, iOS, or PC. Hope this article helps you access Vudu on your Roku device. Mention your favorite movie or show in the comments section.