How to Activate PBS Passport at

Hey there! PBS Passport lets you watch tons of your favorite Public Broadcasting Service shows online. As a member and donor, you get exclusive access to this sweet streaming library. 📺

Activating your Passport account is easy. Just follow this simple guide!

Become a PBS Passport Member

First things first – join your local PBS station.

Head to and find your station. Pay the $5 monthly fee or donate $60+ per year.

Once you’re an official member, you’ll get a unique activation code sent your way. Sweet!

Enter the Activation Code at

Got your PBS activation code? Let’s put it to use!

  1. Visit the Passport activation page:
  2. Enter your special code
  3. Sign in with your PBS, Google, Facebook, or Apple ID account
  4. Agree to the Terms
  5. Click Confirm

And you’re all set! Welcome to Passport, my friend. 🎉 Time to start streaming to your heart’s content!

Use Passport on Apple TV and Roku

Bring Passport straight to your Apple TV or Roku for easy big screen streaming.

Here’s what to do:

Apple TV

  • Get the PBS Video app
  • Under Activate Now, grab your new activation code
  • Head to and enter it
  • Sign into your PBS account


  • Add the PBS channel
  • Click Activate Now for your code
  • Go to and enter it
  • Sign in to your PBS account

Now just cozy up on the couch and binge on!

Favorite Shows at Your Fingertips

With your Passport account set up, thousands of commercial-free shows are ready to stream. Find classics like:

  • Antiques Roadshow
  • Nova
  • Nature
  • American Masters
  • Masterpiece
  • Frontline
  • And so much more!

Just sign in at and look for the “Passport” tags. Then kick back, relax, and let the binge session begin! 😎

I hope this guide got you all set up to enjoy full access to the Passport library. Now go dive in and start streaming to your heart’s content!