Netflix says 'This title is not available to watch instantly.'

If you see an error on your Android phone or tablet that says

This title is not available to watch instantly. Please try another title.

It often means the data stored on your device needs to be refreshed. Follow the steps below to fix the issue.

Update the Netflix app

  1. Open the Play Store app.

  2. In the Search bar, search for "Netflix."

  3. From the search results, tap the Netflix app.

  4. Tap Update.

    • If you see only Uninstall or Open, the Netflix app is already up to date.

If the Netflix app doesn't show in the search results, follow the steps in Can't find the Netflix app in app stores.

If you don't have the Play Store app, visit Google's support site for help.

Sign out of Netflix

  1. From the Netflix app, tap More more icon or your Profile icon profile icon.

  2. Scroll down and tap Sign Out.

  3. Tap Sign Out again to confirm.

  4. Once you have signed out, sign back in and try Netflix again.