How to Cancel ESPN Plus

Deactivate your streaming subscription

The ESPN+ streaming service provides access to live events from multiple sports and leagues including the MLB, MLS, NBA, NHL, and UFC. If your favorite sports teams are currently enjoying their off-season, you might want to cancel ESPN Plus until they come back.

These instructions apply no matter which devices or platforms you utilize to stream ESPN+ content.

How to Cancel ESPN Plus

You can cancel your ESPN+ subscription at any time on your PC or mobile device by following these steps:

New subscribers are offered a 7-day free trial of ESPN+, after which your preferred payment method is automatically billed. You must cancel your account prior to the trial period expiring if you don't want to be charged.

  1. Select the Menu icon (the silhouette) in the upper-right corner of the page.

    The Menu icon
  2. Select ESPN+ Subscription from the pop-up menu.

    The ESPN+ Subscription heading
  3. Select Manage.

    screenshot of ESPN+ Subscriptions screen
  4. You should now see your subscription details. Scroll down and select Cancel Subscription.

    screenshot of ESPN+ subscription details

    Your account remains active until the end of the current billing cycle or the free trial period if you haven't been charged for a month. Accessing ESPN+ content during this time won't cause your subscription to be renewed.

  5. Select Finish to confirm and cancel your subscription.

    screenshot of ESPN+ subscription cancellation process
  6. A message should appear noting your ESPN+ subscription has been canceled. You'll also receive a confirmation email.

How to Cancel ESPN Plus on a Roku

If you signed up for ESPN+ through your Roku account, you can cancel your account from the Roku website:

  1. Go to your Roku account page and sign in if necessary.

  2. Select Manage your subscriptions.

    Manage Your Subscriptions in Roku account
  3. Select Cancel subscription next to ESPN+.

Other ESPN+ Cancellation Methods

There are other ways to cancel your ESPN+ service if you don’t want to use the method above:

  • Email: Send an email to containing your account details along with your cancellation request. It should be sent from the email account used to create your ESPN+ account and should contain all pertinent details, with the exception of your password and credit card number.
  • Phone: You can also cancel your subscription the old fashioned way by calling 1-800-727-1800.

How to Reactivate Your ESPN+ Account

After cancellation, your account information remains intact for an indefinite period, allowing you to quickly reactivate it at a later date. Follow the steps above until you’re prompted to reinstate your subscription. You'll be asked to confirm your desired plan and payment details.

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