Does NordVPN Work with Netflix in UK? [February 2022]

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Does NordVPN work with Netflix in the UK? As per my testing, NordVPN consistently works on Netflix providing super-fast streaming speed. I try to unblock the US, Canada, Japan, and Australian Netflix with NordVPN, and it successfully unblocks all of them with blazing fast speed without any buffering and proxy error issues in the UK.

What makes NordVPN Good for Netflix in the UK

NordVPN is hands down one of the best VPN for Netflix, it has over 5000+ servers in 59+ countries, provides excellent speed and a great range to unblock content from the UK. The addition of Nordlynx in all NordVPN apps is just a cherry on top that is built on WireGuard VPN protocol and provides a blazing fast VPN connection.

Cost $3.71/mo. on a 2-year plan
Average Speed 92.75 Mbps
Streaming Quality Ultra HD (1080p)
No. of Servers 5400+ in 59 countries
No. of Multi login 6 devices
Encryption Class AES with 256-bit keys
Official Website
Supported Platforms Netflix, Hulu, BBC iPlayer, Disney+
Unblocking Netflix 14 Libraries

NordVPN has proved its worth multiple time when it helped me watch the Harry Potter series, John Wick Trilogy, How I Met Your Mother, The Office (in 2021), and many other titles that are available in different regions. You only need to know the region in which the title is available on Netflix and NordVPN will help you watch it in the UK in HD.

How to Watch Netflix with NordVPN in the UK

Follow these 4 easy steps to watch Netflix with NordVPN in the UK region:

  1. First, download and subscribe to NordVPN.
  2. Now open the NordVPN app and sign in with your account credentials.
  3. Connect to the country server based on which Netflix version you want to access. Like, e.g. for US Netflix, you need to connect to the American server from the list.
  4. Once you are connected to the US server > Open Netflix site or app > Sign in to your account and enjoy.

Testing Videos of NordVPN with Netflix

According to Screenbinge testing, NordVPN works perfectly fine that unblocks 14 different Netflix content libraries from the UK. It offers 5400+ in 59 countries with unlimited bandwidth to stream any major Netflix country uninterrupted.

NordVPN Works with American Netflix

In the testing, I unblock American Netflix with NordVPN with server #8451 to access Blair Witch Project.

Besides US Netflix, NordVPN works with UK Netflix, Japanese Netflix, Australian Netflix, and 10 other Netflix regions.

NordVPN Speed Testing for Streaming (14 Countries)

If we talk about NordVPN Netflix libraries’ support then overall NordVPN unblocks 14 major content libraries on Netflix from the UK with its super-fast servers in these locations. However, many streamers concern that which NordVPN server is Netflix on? Truthfully, you can stream Netflix on any NordVPN servers in major countries such as Japan, Mexico, and Hong kong.

Now, let’s talk about the second biggest concern after unblocking different Netflix content libraries from the UK with NordVPN.

Does NordVPN provide enough streaming speed on Netflix?

To unblock and watch Netflix, the minimum requirement for SD( standard definition) streaming is 3 Mbps and 5 Mbps for HD (high definition) streaming.

Netflix recommends 25 Mbps for 4K quality streaming.

I tested NordVPN and it quickly unblocked 14 Netflix content libraries with ample speed to stream in Ultra HD and 4K. Here is the breakdown of the internet speed I was getting for streaming on different Netflix regions and the best NordVPN servers in those regions to connect with:



Streaming Speed

Best Servers

United States

120 Mbps #5404, #5411, #8030, #8082, #8451


115 Mbps

       #1053, #1055, #1230

United Kingdom

140 Mbps

#1869, #1886, #1996, #1856


110 Mbps

  #158, #199, #155


127 Mbps

#779, #798, #1006, #1012


131 Mbps

#625, #658, #725


141 Mbps #526, #563, #597


113 Mbps

#517, #560, #681


123 Mbps

#820, #828, #904

Spain (Espana)

129 Mbps #134, #138, #141

158 Mbps

 #94, #96


103 Mbps

 #45, #57, #68

South Korea

97 Mbps

  #33, #39


112 Mbps

  #162, #164, #177

NordVPN Working Countries on Netflix

  • US
  • Canada
  • Netflix Germany
  • UK
  • France
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Australia
  • Netherlands
  • India
  • Brazil
  • Finland
  • Spain
  • South Korea

NordVPN Not working Countries on Netflix

  • Singapore
  • Hong Kong
  • Turkey

Connecting to these countries will drive you to US Netflix. 

NordVPN Not Working with Netflix in the UK? Probable Reasons

Nord is hands down one of the best VPNs to stream on Netflix in the UK. However, due to excessive pressure from content owners to restrict the content to the audience of assigned areas, Netflix has started hunting down some VPN provider’s servers and blocking their IP addresses.

In easy words, if maximum devices connect to a single server then Netflix receives the same IP address and bans the IP address/servers.

Therefore, sometimes you might find the issue of NordVPN Netflix slow.

Besides servers, an issue of cache on the user web browsers is also the prominent reason that does not allow VPN to alter the IP address and creating the issue of NordVPN Netflix bad quality and proxy error.

If NordVPN is not working with Netflix in the UK, then opt for the following methods:

  1. Try different NordVPN servers by changing cities.
  2. Clear cache from a web browser.
  3. Use different VPN providers.

NordVPN Netflix Proxy Error (why it happens)

If you are using NordVPN for Netflix in the UK and getting a proxy error that probably means the server you are using is blacklisted. In that case, you will see proxy error code: m7111-5059 appear on the screen.

To fix this issue with Netflix proxy error issue, try using the following methods:

  • Use a different NordVPN server of the same location
  • Clear cache and cookies from the devices
  • Restart the NordVPN app

Best Alternatives VPN for Netflix When NordVPN Fails in the UK

If NordVPN fails completely with all the servers for a particular location then you’d better try the following tried and tested VPN for Netflix.


ExpressVPN is the greatest VPN for streaming movies and TV shows online, ExpressVPN works perfectly with Netflix in the UK to unblocks restricted content as well as many renowned streaming services as this VPN works with HBO Max, Disney+, Hulu, and many more. It offers 3000+ servers in 94 countries that provide a blazing fast speed 4k streaming on Netflix. It is compatible with every major streaming device and allows 5 simultaneous device connections on a single account.


Surfshark provides ultra-fast servers for streaming on Netflix. Other than speed, it offers 3200+ in 65 countries to watch any geo-restricted content on Netflix from the UK. Surfshark is great in unblocking and bypassing proxy detection on YouTube TV, Amazon Prime, HBO Max, Showtime, Amazon Prime Video, and Hulu.

Its plan comes with an unlimited device connection with a 30-day money-back guarantee.


PureVPN is a reliable VPN to unblock content of any location on Netflix in the UK. The massive offering of 6500+ servers in 140+ countries provides ultra-fast speed to stream Netflix in 4k. It is compatible with almost every device and operating system and allows 10-multi logins on a single account.

Also Read: List of Free VPNs that Unblocks Netflix

Quick Steps: Netflix not working with NordVPN Workaround

After following the mentioned above steps, If NordVPN is not working for you in the UK, follow these steps to fix it quickly, so start binging your favourite show or movie:

Method 1: For Windows/Linux/macOS Devices

  1. If NordVPN is not working for you on your Windows, Linux, or macOS device, then first delete and clear your browser cache and cookies.
  2. Once you cleared your browser cache, restart the NordVPN app > setup NordVPN DNS addresses to 86.96.100 and, restart your device.
  3. Now check if NordVPN starts unblocking Netflix or not.

Method 2: For iOS/Android Devices

  1. First, close the Netflix app.
  2. Now open NordVPN and connect to the server depends which region Netflix you want to watch.
  3. Once you are connected to your desired server, open the Netflix app, and enjoy.

Note: If NordVPN still doesn’t work for you in the UK, try to switch the servers or try one recommended server to watch the US, Canada, Australia, or Japan Netflix that are mentioned above.

Method 3: For Windows Devices-No Internet Connection After Connecting NordVPN

According to my testing, this mostly happens because of a firewall, antivirus, or any other security software. In this case, you might experience that NordVPN will not work with Netflix in the UK. To fix this issue follow these steps:

  1. First, disable antivirus or any security software that you are using on your device.
  2. Now open “Command Prompt” with Admin Right.
  3. Type “ipconfig/flushdns” or “ipconfig/renew” and press “Enter”.
  4. Now restart your Windows device and check if NordVPN Netflix starts working for you or not.

Download NordVPN on Android TV

NordVPN is available on Android TV, you can download its app from the Google Play Store within your TV. Here is how you set up NordVPN on Android TV in the UK:

  1. Open the Google play store on your Android TV and search for NordVPN.
  2. Install the app and sign in with your credentials.
  3. Select your preferred location.
  4. Go to Netflix, find the title, and start streaming.

Download NordVPN on Amazon Firestick

NordVPN is also compatible with Amazon Firestick (2nd generation or higher).  Here is how you can use NordVPN Netflix on Firestick in the UK:

  1. Search NordVPN on the FireStick home screen.
  2. Install the NordVPN and sign in with your credentials.
  3. Select your preferred location.
  4. Go to Netflix, find the title, and start streaming.


According to ScreenBinge testing, NordVPN is working with Netflix from the UK. You can watch the US, Australia, Canada, Germany, Netherlands Netflix with NordVPN from the UK.

Yes, you can get American Netflix with NordVPN in UK. According to ScreenBinge testing, NordVPN’s Atlanta, Denver, Chicago, and Miami are working to access American Netflix in UK.

According to the NordVPN support team, try these fixes if NordVPN can’t connect to Netflix with NordVPN in UK:

  • Clear the cache of your browser
  • Restart the NordVPN app
  • Setup the NordVPN DNS addresses and on your devices
  • Then Restart your device

  • Download and subscribe to a VPN
  • Now open VPN and log in with your username and password
  • Connect to the country’s server depends on which region Netflix you want to watch
  • Once you are connected to VPN server > Head to Netflix website or app > Sign-in and enjoy

Yes, you can watch any Netflix country from UK where NordVPN has servers. You can unblock several Netflix countries including, the US, UK, Japan, Spain, Australia, Canada, and others.

To change country on Netflix with Nord, all you need is to connect with the server of a country within the NordVPN app that you want to watch on Netflix. For example, if you want to watch American Netflix outside the US, then go to the NordVPN app and connect with US servers to access US Netflix

Final Thoughts

NordVPN is one of the best services that work with Netflix from the UK in 2022. However, sometimes NordVPN does not work with Netflix because of technical issues that can be fixed by following the mentioned above solutions. These solutions can also come in handy if you find your Amazon Video VPN not working.

I hope in this NordVPN Netflix not working guide, I answered all your queries. But if you still have any questions, you can ask me by mentioning your comment below. Happy Binging!

Ellison Shirley
Ellison Shirley

Ellison Shirley tends to go down the rabbit hole when it comes to research; hence it’s up to her to present the latest happenings in streaming town. And so she does. A serial binge-watcher, opinionated with a pinch of feminism on top, you name it, she’s a bit of everything.

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