List of television stations in France

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This is a list of TV services available on digital terrestrial, satellite, internet streaming and cable systems in France.

National channels[edit]

List available from 12 December 2012:

EPG No. Channel Notes Owner/parent company Broadcast hours Format Multiplex
1 TF1 Privatised during 1987. Formerly RTF (Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française) and ORTF (Office de Radiodiffusion-Télévision Française) TF1 Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV SMR6
2 France 2 State owned. Formerly Chaîne 2 and Antenne 2 France Télévisions 24 hours 16:9 SDTV GR1
3 France 3 State owned. Semi-localised channel, the programs may differ according to region. Formerly Couleur 3 and FR 3 France Télévisions 24 hours 16:9 SDTV GR1
4 Canal+ HD Private. Subscription network, some programs without encryption in SDTV Canal+ Group 24 hours 16:9 HDTV CNH
5 France 5 State owned. Formerly La Cinquième) France Télévisions 24 hours 16:9 SDTV GR1
6 M6 Métropole 6 - Commercial network Métropole Télévision (RTL Group) 24 hours 16:9 SDTV Multi 4
7 Arte State owned. French-German arts channel. ARTE France 24 hours 16:9 SDTV SMR6
8 D8 Commercial station Canal+ Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV NTN
9 W9 commercial station Métropole Télévision 24 hours 16:9 SDTV Multi 4
10 TMC Formerly Télé Monté-Carlo, Monaco-based commercial station TF1 Group, Government of Monaco 24 hours 16:9 and 4:3 SDTV SMR6
11 NT1 Nouvelle Télévision 1, commercial station TF1 Group 24 hours 16:9 and 4:3 SDTV Multi 4
12 NRJ 12 commercial station, NRJ network NRJ Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV SMR6
13 La Chaîne parlementaire State owned. National Assembly, Senate 24 hours 16:9 SDTV GR1
14 France 4 State owned. Entertainment programming. France Télévisions 24 hours 16:9 SDTV NTN
15 BFM TV commercial news and finance station NextRadioTV 24 hours 16:9 SDTV NTN
16 I-Télé commercial news station Canal+ Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV NTN
17 D17 Commercial music network Canal+ Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV NTN
18 Gulli children's programming Lagardère Active 24 hours 16:9 SDTV NTN
19 France Ô State owned. French Overseas programmes. France Télévisions 24 hours 16:9 SDTV GR1
20 HD1 Commercial network TF1 Group 24 hours 16:9 HDTV MHD7
21 L'Équipe 21 Commercial sports news station Amaury Group 24 hours 16:9 HDTV MHD7
22 6ter Commercial network Métropole Télévision 24 hours 16:9 HDTV R8
23 Numéro 23 Commercial network Diversité TV France SA 24 hours 16:9 HDTV R8
24 RMC Découverte Commercial documentary network NextRadioTV 24 hours 16:9 HDTV R8
25 Chérie 25 Commercial network NRJ Group 24 hours 16:9 HDTV MHD7
41 Paris Première pay-TV, some programmes free-to-air Métropole Télévision 24 hours 16:9 SDTV Multi 4
42 Canal+ Sport pay-TV, some programmes free-to-air Canal+ Group 07:00 - 04:00 16:9 SDTV CNH
43 Canal+ Cinéma pay-TV Canal+ Group 07:00 - 04:00 16:9 SDTV CNH
45 Planète+ pay-TV, documentaries Canal+ Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV CNH
46 TF6 pay-TV TF1 Group, Métropole Télévision 24 hours 16:9 SDTV SMR6
48 LCI pay-TV, news and information TF1 Group 24 hours 16:9 SDTV SMR6
49 Eurosport pay-TV, sports programs Discovery Communications, TF1 Group 06:45 - 02:00 16:9 SDTV SMR6
51 TF1 HD high definition version of TF1 TF1 Group 24 hours 16:9 HDTV MR5
52 France 2 HD high definition version of France 2 France Télévisions 24 hours 16:9 HDTV MR5
56 M6 HD high definition version of M6 Métropole Télévision, RTL Group 24 hours 16:9 HDTV MR5
57 Arte HD high definition version of Arte ARTE France 24 hours 16:9 HDTV Multi 4

Regional channels on multiplex GR1[edit]

Regional channels on multiplex L8[edit]

EPG No. Channel Area
20 Bip TV City of Issoudun
20 Canal 32 Department of Aube
21 Demain IDF / BDM TV / Cinaps TV / Télé Bocal (time-shared) Region of Île-de-France
22 IDF1 Region of Île-de-France
23 NRJ Paris Region of Île-de-France
24 BFM Business Region of Île-de-France
23 Canal Cholet Department of Vendée
24 TV Vendée Department of Vendée
25 Canal 15 Department of Vendée

Satellite television[edit]

Bis Télévisions[edit]

Nouveau CanalSat[edit]

This is a list of channels carried by CanalSat:[1]

Defunct channels[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Grille TV" (in French). CanalSat. Retrieved 11 January 2013.