One of the better features of Hulu is the ability to manage Premium add-ons with just one account. This means you can add channels HBO to your Hulu account whenever you'd like without setting up a new account or payment method. When you're ready to add some Game of Thrones to your Handmaid's Tale, here is how to add HBO to your Hulu account.
For the purposes of this guide, we used the Hulu app for Android and an Android phone. The Hulu app for iPhone and iPad devices require you to use the Hulu website to manage your account and add-ons. Luckily, the Hulu mobile website, which can be accessed on an iPhone, works with this How-To guide.
Products used in this guide
How to add HBO to your Hulu account
- Open the Hulu app on your Android phone. On an iPhone, open hulu.com in your mobile browser.
- Tap on the Account button in the bottom navigation bar. If you're using the mobile website, tap Manage Account. You'll be prompted to enter your password.
Choose Account from the menu list.
Scroll to your Subscription area.
- Tap Manage next to Add-ons.
- Find HBO in the Premium Add-ons section.
Tap the plus icon in the HBO card.
Tap Review Changes at the bottom.
- Accept the changes.
Now HBO shows and movies will be a part of your Hulu account. You can add the shows to My Stuff, and they will show up in search as well. If you prefer to use the HBO Now app, you can even use your Hulu credentials to log in. Either way, you're ready to binge watch every Game of Thrones so you're ready for season 8 to start. Now stream on, and don't forget to Hold the Door.
Our top picks
A La Carte Central
Add on HBO, or other Premiums, when you want
Hulu gives you the flexibility to add on HBO, or other Premium add-ons, whenever you want using one account. You still get their other excellent services. Hulu on-demand, at $6 a month, has a big content catalog while Live TV, at $45 a month, offers live sports, news and more.
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.
Looking for the best shows on CuriosityStream? We've got you covered
With multiple award-winning documentaries in its library, CuriosityStream's got content to suit just about anyone. If you aren't sure where to start, we've compiled a few of the best shows the service has to offer
Enjoy some screen time outdoors with the best outdoor projector screens
Spending time outdoors is great, but spending time outdoors while still keeping up with your favorite shows and movies is even better! Here's the best outdoor projector screens that can help bring screen time to the great outdoors.
Every Studio Ghibli film on HBO Max
Rejoice, Studio Ghibli fans. The beloved movies by Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata are now available on HBO Max. Finally, you can watch some of the greatest animated features of all time without having to search forever. Here's every Studio Ghibli film coming to the streaming service.