How To Listen To East Coast Radio

Love ECR? Want more? We’ve got you covered!

To simplify the process and ensure you’re always able to listen to East Coast Radio, we’ve created this step-by-step guide just for YOU!

Listen on the FM

The first option is to listen to us on the FM (frequency modulation) spectrum between 94 and 96.6 FM on your radio.

Frequencies for East Coast Radio in KZN

If you’re having trouble finding us, we’re here to take that stress away. Below are our frequencies for various areas in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN):

  • Donnybrook 95.9

  • Durban (Alverstone) 94

  • Durban North 95.7

  • Eshowe 96.6

  • Glencoe (Dundee) 96.3

  • Greytown 94.9

  • Harrismith 96.3, 94.2 or 96.9

  • Kokstad 94.2

  • Ladysmith 94.2

  • Matatiele 94.7

  • Mooiriver 95.4

  • Newcastle 96.9

  • Nongoma 96.1

  • Pietermaritzburg 94.6

  • Port Shepstone 94.5

  • The Bluff 95.2

  • Ubombo 95.6

  • Vryheid 94.4

  • Richards Bay 96.6

Listen through the East Coast Radio App

Did you know East Coast Radio has a FREE app? Well, what are you waiting for? Go to the Apple App Store or Google Play Store and download it now! 

Our app not only has the latest news, interviews, and memorable moments, but you can also listen to ECR and East Coast Gold LIVE.

Listen to East Coast Radio Online

If you’re missing out on East Coast Radio, we have a “Listen Live” section on our website. Click here to access it.

Where can I use the Listen Live link?

If you’re connected to the internet, you’re connected to us! East Coast Radio can be streamed online from your smartphone, laptop, iPad, tablet or PC.

Amazon Alexa and Google Home

Yes, you can! ECR is available on both Amazon Alexa and Google Home. If you’re curious as to how to listen to us live, we’re here to help.

Google Home

Simply say "Hey Google, play East Coast Radio live stream".

Amazon Alexa

On Alexa, enable the skill, then ask Alexa: "Alexa, play East Coast Radio.”

ECR on DStv and OpenView

If you’re missing us at home and you have DSTV or OpenView, finding us is simple!


On your audio bouquet search for channel 835.


Switch to the audio bouquet on your Openview decoder and head over to channel 606.

Windows Media Player

If you want to use Windows Media Player to listen to East Coast Radio, these are the requirements:

  • For flash stream, please install Adobe Flash Player at 

  • Supported Operating System: Microsoft Windows & MAC.

  • Supported Browsers: Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, Google Chrome, and Safari.

  • Please remember to check your volume setting before trying to access the stream. 

  • Enough dedicated Internet bandwidth is required to receive the stream - 32kbps is required for the stream.

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