ExpressVPN, the VPN with the most countries, is available for all smartphones and streaming devices. Though the Chromecast With Google TV is a new device, ExpressVPN is officially available for the device. You can install the ExpressVPN app right from the Play Store. Like Amazon App Store on Firestick, you can install ExpressVPN using Play Store on Google TV.

ExpressVPN on Google TV

ExpressVPN can be downloaded and installed on your Google TV in two ways. You can use the Play Store or use the Downloader app to sideload the app to your Google TV. In this article, we discussed both methods in detail.

Method 1: How to Directly Install Express VPN on Google TV?

Follow the steps below to install the ExpressVPN directly on your device:

1. Go to the Apps section on your Google TV.

2. Navigate to the Search for apps button and select it.

Apps section

3. You will get the Search Bar. You can also go to the Search button on the top to get the Search Bar.

4. Using the virtual keyboard, type ExpressVPN and click the Search icon.

ExpressVPN on Google TV

5. Select the ExpressVPN from the results.

6. Now, click the Install button to get the ExpressVPN on your Chromecast With Google TV.

ExpressVPN on Google TV

7. Once it is installed, tap the Open button to launch the ExpressVPN.

Open button

Method 2: How to Sideload ExpressVPN on Google TV?

In order to sideload apps on Google TV, you need a third-party installer. After installing the app, you also need to allow the third-party app to install apps on your Google TV.

Getting into Developer Mode

You can sideload apps only in the developer mode. Here are the steps to enter into developer mode:

1. Tap the Profile icon on the top-right screen of your TV.

2. Open the Settings menu from the Profile.

3. Select the About option under the System Settings menu.

ExpressVPN on Google TV

4. Now, continuously select the Android TV OS to build option until you get the You are now a developer pop-up.

Android TV OS build

Install Downloader App

1. Now, go to the Search menu and search for the Downloader app.

2. Select the app and click the Install button to download the Downloader app on your Google TV.

Downloader app

Allow Apps from Unknown Sources

1. Then, go to Settings from the Profile and choose Apps.

2. Under Apps, select Security & Restrictions and choose the Unknown Sources.

3. Turn on the Downloader toggle.

Downloader app

Sideload ExpressVPN on Google TV

1. Now, open the Downloader app and go to the Search bar.

2. Enter the ExpressVPN download link ( and click the Go button.

Downloader app Search bar

3. The ExpressVPN apk file will be downloaded.

4. Then, click the Install button to download and install the ExpressVPN on Google TV.

How to Use ExpressVPN on Google TV

You can’t create an account from the ExpressVPN app. So, create an account and buy any subscription from the ExpressVPN website.

1. Open the ExpressVPN app on your Google TV.

2. Click the Sign In button and enter the ExpressVPN credentials.

Sign In

3. Now, ExpressVPN will ask your permission to share information while using the app. Click OK or No Thanks based on your preference.

ExpressVPN on Google TV

4. On the Set Up Your VPN screen, select the OK button.

ExpressVPN on Google TV

5. Select the OK button on the Connection request pop-up.

Connection request

6. Then, you will get the ExpressVPN home screen.

7. If you click the Tap to connect button without choosing any server, it will connect you to the faster server.

Tap to connect button

8. When connected, you will get the Connected screen.

Connected screen

9. If you want to change the server or location, click the Hamburger icon on the top left corner.

10. Two options will appear, Recommended, and All Locations. Choose any one of the locations from the list.

VPN Locations

11. If you hold the Select button on a specified location, the location will be added to your Favorites list.

12. To disconnect from the VPN network, click the Connected button again.

How to Uninstall ExpressVPN from Chromecast With Google TV?

If your subscription gets over or you moved to another VPN, you can uninstall the ExpressVPN from your TV.

1. Go to the ExpressVPN app from the Apps section and hold the Select button.

2. On the pop-up, click the View Details option.

3. Choose the Uninstall button.

4. On the confirmation screen, click the OK button to uninstall the ExpressVPN.

With these steps to install and use the ExpressVPN on your Google TV. If you don’t want the VPN, you can uninstall it anytime you want.


1. Does ExpressVPN work on Chromecast With Google TV?

Yes, ExpressVPN will work on Chromecast With Google TV without any issues.

2. Can Netflix detect ExpressVPN?

ExpressVPN is one of the fewest VPNs that can bypass Netflix’s geo-restrictions. So, if you are a Netflix user, you can install ExpressVPN to watch international content.