What time does "Dancing With The Stars" season 25 premiere start on Monday, September 18, and how can you watch the show live streaming online? Fans of ABC's popular ballroom dance competition can watch not only the premiere but the entire 25th anniversary season on their local ABC TV channel or live streaming online. Not near a TV? Watch the celebrities compete for the Mirrorball Trophy on your mobile phone or tablet.

'DWTS' season 25 start time

The two-hour "Dancing with the Stars" season premiere begins at 8 p.m.

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ET on Monday night. Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews will serve as co-hosts again this season along with a trio of judges — Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, and Bruno Tonioli.

People magazine reports Julianne Hough will not return to the judges' table this season so fans can expect to see guest judges take her seat at throughout the season.

Watch 'DWTS' online

ABC live streams many TV shows — including "Dancing with the Stars" —via Watch ABC or the network's free mobile app.

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At this time, the free live stream is only available in select cities across the U.S. If you don't live in one of these cities, we've provided some alternate viewing options below.

Please note, to access the live stream, you must verify that you have a paid TV subscription (Cox, Comcast, Verizon FiOS, and more) when you log in to WatchABC.com.

Live streaming is currently available in Chicago, Fresno, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, Raleigh-Durham and San Francisco.

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If you have a DirectTV subscription, you can watch ABC's live stream in the following cities: Albuquerque, Boston, Ft. Smith/Fayetteville, Jackson (Mississippi), Kansas City, Milwaukee, Monterey-Salinas, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Pittsburgh, Portland-Auburn (Maine), Savannah and West Palm Beach.

Other viewing options

If you can't live stream "Dancing with the Stars" on ABC, there are a few options for streaming the show this season. You will need a streaming device like the Fire TV Stick, Chromecast, Xbox, or PlayStation.

The only downside to streaming via the services listed below is you won't be able to watch "DWTS" live. However, most episodes should be available for viewing approximately 24-hours after they air on ABC.

Hulu is $7.99 per month and is currently offering a 30-day free trial. New episodes of "Dancing with the Stars" should be in the Hulu library the day after it airs. Keep in mind, episodes don't stay on Hulu forever.

PlayStation Vue and DirecTV Now also stream ABC's shows approximately 24-hours after the air date.

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If you live in one of the cities listed above that are served by DirectTV, you will be able to watch live with your DirecTV Now subscription.

Rates vary depending on the package you pick for both PlayStation Vue and DirecTV.

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