How to listen to Absolute Radio

What frequency is Absolute Radio on? In a world of multiplatform radio, with DAB, FM, HD Radio and radio online, there are many different ways to tune in, whether you want to listen in the car, on the bus or at home.

More info: to find out more, including addresses, people who work there, audience figures and other information, see Absolute Radio’s directory listing.

Listen to Absolute Radio online

You can listen to live online radio from Absolute Radio for free.

Click a button below to listen now in your browser. TuneIn

Apps: we may also list official apps to help you tune in on Absolute Radio’s page.

Listen to Absolute Radio on DAB Digital Radio

You’ll find Absolute Radio on DAB in the areas below. You don’t need to know any numbers: just tune it in, by name.

DABLondon 1 and UK (Digital 1)

Your set is a DAB Digital Radio if it has a DAB logo on it somewhere, or if it receives BBC Radio 6 Music. You should find this station on there too, if you’re in the transmission area. If not, you might need to retune, or rescan, your set: here’s how to rescan your digital radio.

You can buy DAB Digital Radio receivers at

Listen to Absolute Radio on AM

AM radio is sometimes marked MW on older radio sets. It works best when you’re outside or near a window, and sounds best during daylight.

AM1215 kHz

Other platforms

Freeview (UK)Channel 727
FreesatChannel 724
Virgin MediaChannel 915
RadioFeeds UK & IrelandListen live: ABS
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