How to Download Videos on Hulu for Offline Viewing on PC

Written by Ashley Rowell

Same as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, Hulu is an American subscription video on demand over the top streaming service owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company and Comcast and it offers users options to stream their favorite TV shows and movies on any device, including smartphones, tablets, Apple TV and Xbox. With the watch history, you can easily keep the track of movies and videos so as to watch recent episodes of your favorite TV Shows. Hulu also has its own original content and updates its library of TV shows frequently.

Download Hulu Videos Offline

You can't download Hulu videos, why?

As of the third quarter of 2021, Hulu has 42.8 million subscribers. Same as other video streaming services, Hulu offers different plans. So, you can choose the one suitable for your needs and budget. There is regular Hulu plan that comes with a price of $7.99 per month. It is quite affordable, but this package comes with commercials. If you select a plan that costs $11.99 per month, you will enjoy the content commercial-free. If you have never used Hulu before, you will get a one-month free trial.

As you probably already know, Hulu is different from Netflix or Amazon Prime Video, which doesn’t offer the option to download movies and TV shows and watch them offline. If you want to play Hulu on your smartphones or tablets, it will easy to get it. Just Open the Hulu app, and then tap Downloads on the next prompt to view an A-Z list of your downloaded videos, and select any downloaded movie or episode to start watching offline. If you want to download Hulu videos on your computer and play them offline or backup to USB drive or SD card and so on, Is there any method to download Hulu videos?

Don't worry, the newly released Kigo Hulu Video Downloader offers a simple solution for both Windows and Mac users to download movies or TV shows from Hulu and save to MP4 / MKV format with audio track and subtitle kept. And then the downloaded Hulu videos can be played on any video player like Windows Media Player, VLC Media Player, Roku, RealPlayer, Amazon Fire TV, Microsoft Xbox 360, Samsung Phones, iPhone and other Android phones and Android Tablets.

Hulu Video Downloader
  • Support downloading Hulu videos including movies and TV shows.
  • Retain audio tracks and subtitles.
  • Download Hulu videos in MP4 / MKV format.
  • Support AC3 audio and HD video downloading.
  • Fast speed and easy to operate.

How to Download Movies or TV Shows from Hulu Offline on Computer

According to your system, download the right version and install Kigo Hulu Video Downloader on your computer. In the following, we mainly used Windows version to guide users.

After you launch Kigo Hulu Video Downloader on your PC, you will see the clean and simple user interface below.

interface of Hulu Video Downloader

Step 1. Set Output Format and Output Quality.

Click on the Settings tab on the top right corner of the window to set the output format, video quality and so on. From the Download Settings option, you can set MP4 or MKV as the output video format. And you can also set the download video quality, audio type, subtitle language, output folder and more as you need.

download settings

Step 2. Add Movies or TV Series from Hulu.

You can copy and paste the Hulu video URL to or drag videos' link to Kigo Hulu Video Downloader, or use the video title to search and add

If this is your first time login, you need to login with your Hulu account to go on.

Login with Hulu Account

After the login, now the search results will list on the program.

Add Hulu videos

Please note that Kigo Hulu Video Downloader will not take any information out of your account. More declaimer about privacy.

Step 3. Select Audio Track and Subtitle.

Kigo Hulu Video Downloader added advanced download settings to allow users to select the audio track and subtitle as needed. If you are trying to download a TV show, simply click the Download icon, followed that a window will pop up allowing you to select titles as well as seasons, and to choose audio track and subtitles by clicking "Advanced Download" in the bottom left corner. If you try to download a movie, please click advanced icon to open the window.

Advanced download settings

Step 4. Start downloading.

Now you can click the "Download" button to start downloading movies or TV series from Hulu.

Downloading Hulu videos

Step 5. Find the downloaded videos.

After the downloading, you can click "Library" - "Folder icon" to locate the downloaded videos directly.

Find the downloaded Hulu videos


As you know that Hulu subscribers can download tons of shows and movies from the Hulu streaming library. If you only want to play them offline on your mobile device when you travel and watch without WiFi or data, the built-in download feature of Hulu app can totally meet your need. Or if you want to download Hulu videos offline or backup some Hulu videos to other device on PC or on your Mac, Kigo Hulu Video Downloader will be your answer.

Ashley Rowell
Ashley Rowell
Staff Writer

Ashley Rowell, a senior staff writer, is an expert in video and audio subjects, specializing in streaming video and audio conversion, downloading, and editing. She has a deep understanding of the video/audio settings for various devices and platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus, Hulu, YouTube, etc, allowing for customized media files to meet your specific needs.

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