Upgrade to Chess.com Premium!
Live Chess

Live Chess

  • Play chess online right now!

    Chess.com Live Chess puts you in the game with hundreds of other players online! Find a game and play at your speed. Chat with friends and enjoy playing chess - live!

    • It's FREE and easy!
    • Play from any computer - nothing to download!
    • Play against friends and other Chess.com members and see how you stack up!
Play Live Chess Now!

There are currently 13430 players online!

Player Reviews


  • " Chess.com is an excellent place for chess players! We can play online tournaments and face everyone from Grandmasters to beginners, sharing ideas and getting better together! "

    Paco - Hawaii

  • " After a decade of trying other chess sites I decided to give Chess.com a try. Chess.com is the best out there for me! Since joining I've seen my rating climb! I've found my chess home. "

    Simon - England

  • " Chess.com is a fabulous place to play chess whether you are a beginner or an advanced player. It's extremely user-friendly and allows players of all chess abilities to enjoy the great game of chess! "

    Jose - Brazil