21 Time Travel TV Shows You Need To Binge-Watch

The time travel trope is quintessentially romantic, with different themes and elements giving it a desperate, romantic air.

There is the lone time traveler, bouncing across time in search of lost love. Or, a group of travelers unable to return home due to a rift in the space/time continuum.

Depending on your taste in time travel stories, here are 21 binge-worthy dramas, romantic comedies, and Sci-Fi/Fantasy stories (plus some bonus recommendations at the end).

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With history threatened by an evil consortium, a historian, soldier, and scientist join forces to travel through time to save history.


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Doctor Who

Doctor Who follows the trials of an extraterrestrial Time Lord. Known as the Doctor, he/she travels through time to solve problems and battle injustice across the universe.

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DC’s Legends of Tomorrow

With the world and timeline in catastrophic danger, time-traveler Rip Hunter sets out to save the world.

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12 Monkeys

Cole travels from a post-apocalyptic future to save the world from a deadly plague. He meets Dr. Cassandra Railly, a virologist, who joins him in his crusade.

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El Ministerio del Tiempo (The Department of Time)

A secret government agency recruits three people from different eras to protect Spain’s history.

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