How To Watch All-New Star Trek: Short Treks On CBS All Access

Before Star Trek: Discovery returns, engage in six all-new Star Trek: Short Treks on CBS All Access.
Posted on Jan 9, 2020 | 11:00am

As Star Trek: Discovery fans anxiously await the third season, the universe has provided all-new Star Trek content to satisfy with further tales from the final frontier. All-new installments of Star Trek: Short Treks are now available on CBS All Access and here’s everything you need to know to stream them all!

Executive Producer Alex Kurtzman surprised audience members during the Star Trek Universe panel at New York Comic Con with the news of all-new installments of Star Trek: Short Treks on CBS All Access.

STREAM: Every Star Trek: Short Treks Installment To Date On CBS All Access

The first of the new Short Treks, written by Michael Chabon and directed by Mark Pellington, "Q&A" follows Ensign Spock’s (Ethan Peck) first day aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise, which doesn’t go as planned when he and Number One (Rebecca Romijn) are unexpectedly stuck together in a turbo lift.

What are Short Treks?​
Short Treks are approximately 10-15 minute stand-alone short stories that allow fans to dive deeper into the key themes and characters from not only Star Trek: Discovery, but the established Star Trek universe.

When are new episodes of Star Trek: Short Treks available?
Following the release of "Q&A" on Oct. 5, each of the remaining new Star Trek: Short Treks drop on CBS All Access the second Thursday of each month, starting with "The Trouble With Edward" on Thursday, Oct. 10.

Then, in the month of December, fans will be treated to a special drop of two new Short Treks on Thursday, Dec. 12 with the sixth and final installment in January of 2020.

Here's the full roll-out schedule for the next installments of Star Trek: Short Treks on CBS All Access:

"Q&A" - Saturday, Oct. 5
"The Trouble With Edward" - Thursday, Oct. 10
"Ask Not" - Thursday, Nov. 14
"The Girl Who Made The Stars" & "Ephraim And Dot" - Thursday, Dec. 12
"Children Of Mars" - Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020

How can I watch and stream Star Trek: Shorts Treks online?
Watching Star Trek: Short Treks is as easy as replicating a cup of tea. You can watch Star Trek: Short Treks on CBS All Access, which is available on iOS devices (including iPhones and iPads), Android devices (including phones and tablets), Apple TV, Google Chromecast, FireTV, PS4, Roku, Xbox, and many more!

Or, simply visit CBS.com.

What else can I stream on CBS All Access?
Star Trek fans, engage! Not only will CBS All Access let you stream every bite-sized story Short Treks has to offer (as they're released!) but you also get access to an enormous library of new and classic Star Trek shows. That includes CBS All Access original series like Star Trek: Discovery and the upcoming Star Trek: Picard—with Sir Patrick Stewart reprising his iconic role—as well as all previous series like Star Trek: The Next Generation.

CBS All Access has plenty to offer outside the Star Trek universe, as well. Subscriber exclusives include original series like The Twilight Zone, Tell Me A Story, Why Women Kill, and the upcoming limited-event series, The Stand, based on the Stephen King novel of the same name.

Of course, CBS All Access gives you thousands of episodes from CBS shows on demand. That includes full episodes from current and earlier seasons FBI, Evil, The Unicorn and many more. And you'll get all the special events you've come to love on CBS, like the Tony Awards®, GRAMMY® Awards, Kennedy Center Honors, and Academy Of Country Music Awards.

Whatever your preference, CBS All Access has you covered for $5.99/month with limited commercials, or you can go commercial-free for $9.99/month.

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While we await new Star Trek: Short Treks to be released, stream all four of the previously released installments—"Runaway," "Calypso," "The Brightest Star" and "The Escape Artist"—now on CBS All Access.