Watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3 final online from the UK and abroad

Krystal Versace, Ella Vaday, and Kitty Scott-Claus in RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3
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We've discovered the tops and the bottoms and each of our finalists have had their fair share of RuPeter badge wins (and sashes - hey, Kitty girl!), but who will be taking the title of RuPaul's season 3 queen? Find out and watch RuPaul's Drag Race season 3 final online for free in the UK and get streaming options abroad, too.

Watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3 final

When: Thursday, November 25 at 7pm GMT

Stream on: BBC Three via FREE stream on BBC iPlayer

Watch anywhere: tune in today with a 100% risk-free VPN

Mama Ru gave us not one, but two seasons of RuPaul's Drag Race UK this year as 12 drag queens sashayed onto the mainstage once again. But who will become the next Queen of Drag Race UK, and demonstrate the highest level of creativity, uniqueness, nerve, and talent? Well, we're about to find out now we're down to our three finalists.

Krystal Versace, RuPaul's youngest contestant at 19-years-old, goes up against comedy queen Kitty's Scott-Claus, and fairly new to the world of drag, Ella Vaday.

Challenged with delivering a festive jingle 'Hey Sis, It's Christmas', there will then be one final mainstage runway, too, where we're expecting the three queens to sleigh with their holiday inspired looks.

Ready, set, glow, queens! Here's how to watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3 final online 100% for free in the UK, and options to stream abroad, too.

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How to watch RuPaul’s Drag Race UK season 3 final online for FREE in the UK

7pm GMTNovember 25

Oh, Brit crew! The season 3 final of RuPaul's Drag Race UK is here, dropping at 7pm GMT on BBC iPlayer on November 25.

BBC Three is 100% free to stream with a valid TV licence and can be viewed on a number of devices. These include: desktop on Windows and Mac machines, on smartphone apps for Android and iOS, as well as media streaming devices like Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Chromecast, Roku and more. You can also get BBC iPlayer on PlayStation and Xbox consoles.

Outside of the country? Don't fret, henny - you can make use of a VPN like Express VPN to bypass geo-restrictions and stream BBC iPlayer as if you were right at home.

How to watch RuPaul’s Drag Race UK online from outside your country

Don't Ru the day you booked a trip abroad when season 3's Drag Race UK final drops. Sure to be serving looks, you'll be faced with geo-restrictions when trying to access the likes of BBC iPlayer. However, there is a werk around.

The best VPN - otherwise known as a virtual private network - offers a simple solution. This piece of software alters your IP address to appear as though you're based in another country, allowing you to gain access to your preferred streaming platform, and watch episodes live or on-demand just like you would at home.

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Once downloaded, search for the location of your home country or select it from the pre-defined list, and click connect. Condragulations: you’re a winner baby! Streaming season 3 episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK online will now be a breeze no matter where you are.

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Three simple steps to using a VPN to watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK

1. Download and install a VPN - we recommend ExpressVPN

2. Connect to the relevant server location - launch the VPN app, click on 'choose location' and select the right location i.e. UK for iPlayer

3. Head to the chosen broadcaster's live stream - in this case, head to the BBC iPlayer

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How to watch RuPaul’s Drag Race UK season 3 final online in the US


WOW Presents Plus will be your ticket to drag heaven if you live in the US, with the final of Drag Race UK season 3 available at 11am PST / 2pm EST – at exactly the same time as in the UK. 

New subscribers can enjoy a 7-day free trial. After that, a monthly subscription is a meagre $3.99 a month, which will give you access to the international versions of Drag Race (Thailand, Canada, Holland, and UK), in addition to dozens of drag documentaries, originals, and specials like Werq the World and UNHhhh.

Out of the country and unable to connect to your WOW Presents Plus account? Simply download a VPN to overcome annoying geo-blocks and watch RuPaul’s Drag Race UK online from anywhere.

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How to watch RuPaul's Drag Race UK season 3 final online in Canada


Canadians…put the bass in your walk! Not only can you gag on all the eleganza extravaganza of the final in sync with UK audiences, but you have two viewing options: Crave and OUTtv.

Crave's streaming service is CND$9.99 a month (plus tax) after your 7-day free trial, with the final episode of Drag Race UK dropping online on Thursday at 3.01Am ET. / 12.01am PT.

Alternatively, OUTtvGo will have the final episode of Drag Race UK just after its broadcast on OUTtv. It’s an online platform full of LGBTQ+ content, whose CND$3.99 monthly subscription is a bargain for fans of queer entertainment. An annual subscription is even cheaper in the long run for the one-off cost of CND$39.99.

If you’re adventure seeking abroad while Drag Race UK is released online, geo-blocks will prevent you from catching all the werkroom backstabbing and bonding. A VPN like ExpressVPN, however, will let you connect to your VoD service back home, and as detailed above, they’re currently offering 49% off.

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How to watch RuPaul’s Drag Race UK season 3 final online in Australia 


New season 3 episodes were made available every week from September 23 on both WOW Presents Plus or Stan for those looking to watch in Australia. That means those in Australia can watch RuPaul's Drag Race season 3 final online the same day as the UK on November 25.

If you’re looking for a larger number of RuPaul shows, then Stan is your best option! It’s AUS$10 a month, but in addition to new Drag Race UK, it’s the exclusive home of all 13 seasons of the original Drag Race, Drag Race All Stars, Untucked, and lots more. Oh, and they offer an incredible 30-day free trial too!

Alternatively, a monthly subscription to WOW Presents Plus – the home of all things drag – is AUS$5.49 after your 7-day free trial. Yass queen!

And if you’re abroad? Just purchase a VPN as detailed above. It’ll let you stream Drag Race UK season 3 online from anywhere, so you can keep up to date with all Madame Ru’s talented queens.

Who are RuPaul's Drag Race UK contestants for season 3?

  • Anubis, 19 from Brighton
  • Charity Kase, 24 from Preston
  • Choriza May, 30 from Newcastle
  • Elektra Fence, 29 from Burnley
  • Ella Vaday, 32 from Dagenham
  • Kitty Scott-Claw, 29 from Birmingham
  • Krystal Versace, 19 from Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • River Medway, 22 from Medway
  • Scarlett Harlett, 26 from East London
  • Vanity Milan, 29 from South London
  • Veronica Green, 35 from Rochdale
  • Victoria Scone, 27 from Cardiff

Use WOW Presents Plus to watch RuPaul's Drag Race and more

WOW Present Plus is the self-dubbed "official streamer of all things drag" and comes to us from World of Wonder, the production company behind RuPaul's Drag Race.

As such, it has an impressive catalogue of RuPaul shows - including the latest season 13 episodes - available to stream all over the world including in markets like India, South Africa, the UAE and many other countries. A full list of what's available and where can be found here.

It's a pretty niche offering but if drag shows are your thing, you'll find it also hosts the likes of UNHhhh, Untucked, and Transformations - all for the ultra-affordable price of just $3.99 a month. Best of all, there's a FREE 7-day trial on offer so you can sashay on over and check it out for yourself.

Alice Marshall
eCommerce Editor

Alice is eCommerce Editor at Future with a focus on streaming services, such as Disney Plus and HBO Max, and VPN. She predominantly writes buying and streaming service guides, as well as how to watch articles. Previously a Commercial Content Writer at Trusted Reviews, Alice has five years experience giving online buying advice, and over two years writing about consumer tech.