The 2022 Monaco Grand Prix gets into gear with qualifying at 3pm this Saturday, 28th May. Having lost out to Max Verstappen last week, Charles Leclerc will be keen to take back control of the championship. The race is on Sky in the UK, on ESPN in the US and free-to-air on TV in a few other places. Away from home at the moment? Follow our guide below to watch a Monaco Grand Prix free live stream from abroad with a VPN.
2022 MONACO GRAND PRIX LIVE STREAM
Date: 27th – 29nd May 2022
FREE F1 streams: RTL Zwee(opens in new tab) (Lux) | ServusTV(opens in new tab) / ORF(opens in new tab) (Austria)
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4K stream: Sky TV(opens in new tab) (UK)
Leclerc went fastest in First and Second Practice on Friday, edging his teammate Carlos Sainz by 0.044 seconds. Max Verstappen was third while George Russell was sixth.Final Practice is at 12pm on Saturday, before Qualifying at 3pm. Then it's lights out for the 2022 Monaco Grand Prix at 2pm on Sunday.
Monaco isn't known for overtaking but nothing gets an F1 fan's blood pumping more than the sight of a driver snaking through Casino Square and kissing the Armco at Portier.
Monegasque driver Charles Leclerc has yet to finish his home race, let alone win it, but looks to be fine form. If Mercedes has taken a big step forward, we could see a three-way fight between the young guns: Leclerc, Verstappen and Russell.
The 2022 Monaco Grand Prix takes place over 78 laps of the 3.337-kilometre Circuit de Monaco in Monte Carlo this Sunday, 29th May. With the weather in Monaco predicted to be 21°C and rainy, we could see some risky pitstop strategies.
Austrian fans can watch a free live stream of the Monaco Grand Prix(opens in new tab) (use a VPN to access the free stream(opens in new tab) if you're an Austrian overseas this week). We've listed all the ways to watch F1 in HD from your TV, tablet and mobile below.
Monaco Grand Prix free live stream
There are a number of ways to watch the Monaco Grand Prix for free this weekend.
A full list of free-to-air streams can be found on our dedicated F1 live stream 2022 guide. In Austria for example, all the Grands Prix are shared between free-to-air broadcasters Servus TV(opens in new tab) and Orf(opens in new tab) (this weekend's is Servus). Take a look and find out what's available where you are.
And if you're traveling abroad outside your country at the time of the race and want to tune in to your familiar Formula 1 coverage, you can use a VPN to do so as explained below – we rate ExpressVPN as the best provider out there(opens in new tab), which has a great track record for unblocking geo-restricted streams.
How to live stream the Monaco Grand Prix live stream from outside your country
If you're abroad for this weekend's Monaco GP, you'll likely find you're unable to access your usual Formula 1 coverage like you would at home. This isn't necessarily cause for alarm, but rather the result of geo-blocking – best understood as digital borders that restrict certain services and content to certain parts of the world.
Fortunately, there's a convenient way around this in the form of a VPN. This is a nifty bit of software that lets you whizz around these digital borders, thereby allowing you to globe trot and still access your preferred F1 live stream. It's a completely legal workaround, very affordable, and super easy to use – allow us to explain more.