When will Season 6 of ‘Riverdale’ be on Netflix?
Riverdale Season 6 Netflix Release Date

Riverdale Season 6 Netflix Release Date: The new season of teen drama premiered on The CW on Nov 16, 2021. Here’s when it will arrive on Netflix in the United States & other regions.


Riverdale is a teen drama TV series based on the characters of Archie Comics. It originally airs on The CW network in the United States. It debuted on The CW on Jan 26, 2017. The first season consists of 13 episodes concluded airing on May 11, 2017. Since then five seasons have aired on the network. Riverdale Season 6 premiered on The CW on Nov 16, 2021. As of March 6, 2022, only six episodes of the new season have aired on The CW. While millions of viewers watch Riverdale on weekly basis, even more, wait for it to land on Netflix. The fans in the United States are waiting for Riverdale Season 6 to land on Netflix. Here’s is everything you need to know about the ‘Riverdale ‘ Season 6 release on Netflix US and other regions.

How many seasons of Riverdale are there?

There are a total of six seasons. The first season had 13 episodes, followed by two seasons with 19 episodes each. The last two seasons had 19 episodes each. Here’s a timeline of Riverdale episodes:

Season # No. of Episodes First Aired Last Aired
Season 1 13 Jan 26, 2017 May 11, 2017
Season 2 22 Oct 11, 2017 May 16, 2017
Season 3 22 Oct 10, 2018 May 15, 2019
Season 4 19 Oct 9, 2019 May 6, 2019
Season 5 19 Jan 20, 2021 Oct 6, 2021
Season 6 22 Nov 16, 2021

How many episodes are in Riverdale season 6?

Though not official, as per Riverdale Season 6 fandom page, the new season has 22 episodes.

When will Riverdale Season 6 arrive on Netflix?

As per the contract, The CW shows arrive on Netflix US just eight days after the season finale airs on The CW. With Season 6 far from its conclusion, the fans in the United States at least around the mid of 2022.

Currently, there is no exact release date for Riverdale Season 6 finale on The CW. However, one can expect it to be in July 2022. Netflix US will receive Riverdale Season 6 entirely after 8 days of the finale release date on The CW.

What about Riverdale Season 6 in other Netflix regions?

Besides Netflix US, Riverdale is an original in approximately all Netflix regions. These regions receive new episodes on weekly basis. New episodes air Tuesdays before dropping on Netflix at 8:00 AM GMT in every region outside the United States. These regions Netflix Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. You can check the details on Unogs.

How to watch Riverdale in the United States if not on Netflix?

If you can’t wait for the next season of Riverdale to drop on Netflix then the best option to watch new episodes is The CW. You can watch the new episodes live on Tuesdays at 9:00pm on The CW. The new episodes also get available the next day on The CW app, where you can watch them for free.

Will there be Riverdale Season 7?

Recently, rumours were rife that the CW teen drama will come to an end with season 7. However, series creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa confirmed that he has not yet begun preparing Riverdale for the final season. So, as of March 22, 2022, there is no official update on Riverdale Season 7.