How to Chromecast Pandora from Smartphone and PC

Pandora Music

Cast Pandora from PC

Pandora Music is a famous music and podcast platform that offers you very a personalized listening experience that continually evolves with your tastes. With Pandora Music, you can create stations from your favorite songs, artists, or genres, search or browse to find recommended stations for your mood or activity, and discover podcasts that speak to you.

It is widely famous for a wide variety of podcasts where you can find your favorites and listen to personalized recommendations that actually make sense. It has more than 1400 podcasts that include SiriusXM shows, on-demand whether you’re on Pandora Premium, Plus, or Radio. Another amazing feature is that you can cast Pandora audio to Chromecast as well.

There are two ways where you can do it, the first one is to cast pandora from PC, and the second one is to cast from a smartphone. Today’s article about “How to Chromecast Pandora” will show you both these ways. There are other music apps as well that come with this functionality, and you can check in the 10 Best Free Music Apps without Wifi.

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Pandora for iPhone

Pandora Subscription Plans

Although Pandora is a free application still if you want to have the premium version that comes with features like ad-free listening, unlimited skips, and replays, higher-quality audio, and more you can buy any of these plans as per your budget.

Pandora Premium$9.99/month & $109.89/year
Premium Family$164.89/year
Pandora Student $4.99/month

How to Chromecast Pandora Music

As said earlier, you can Cast Pandora from PC and from a smartphone and I will show you “How to Chromecast Pandora” using both. Before starting with the tutorial, make sure that your PC, Smartphone, and Chromecast are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

Using Smartphone

(1) Download and install the Pandora app on your smartphone. You can download it from Google Playstore and Apple App Store.

(2) Open the application and log in with your credentials.

(3) On the home screen, in the right lower corner, you can see the “Cast” icon, click on it.

(4) You will see a list of available devices. Choose your Chromecast device from it.

(5) Now whatever song or podcast you play on your smartphone, will be streamed on your TV as well.

It’s time to Cast Pandora from PC which is as simple as that of the smartphone.

Using PC

(1) Launch your Google Chrome browser and visit the official Pandora Website. You will be asked to give your credentials to sign in.

(2) On the right upper corner of the Chrome browser, click the three dots. Out of the dropdown menu, click on the Cast option.

(3) Then select your Chromecast device and change the source to “Cast Tab”.

(4) Finally, choose a song and play it, it will be cast on your TV.

So this is “How to Chromecast Pandora” from PC and smartphone. You might face some problems while doing so, below are the most common solutions.

Problems to Cast Pandora from PC

  • The first and foremost check it ensure that both the Chromecast and smartphone or PC are connectd to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Keep your Pandora application upto date.
  • Restart you Chromecast and smartphone.
  • Restart you laptop or PC.
  • Clear app cahce of Pandora.


Please note that Pandora is a region-specific application and won’t work in all countries all over the world. You can use a VPN service for this purpose, and also you can try out other music applications like Deezer.

I hope this tutorial about “How to Chromecast Pandora” is helpful and if you face any issues while Casting Pandora from PC or smartphone, you can contact us via the comment section.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the Pandora Plans that support offline mode?

Currently, Pandora Plus, Premium, and Family subscribers will get access to Pandora’s offline mode feature. With this feature, users of such plans can listen without WiFi or the internet.

What are the modes available in Pandora?

Pandora offers six different modes and that includes My Station, Crowd Faves, Discovery, Deep Cuts, Newly Released, Artist Only, etc.

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