Canasta Online

There are several places to play Canasta online.  Some are free, some include a small fee, and others are made for phones.  We’ve posted some recommended Canasta games, and details on each, below.  They don’t all follow the Official Canasta Rules, so we recommend trying  them all to find the Canasta game that you like best.

Free Canasta Games

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We've posted a multiplayer version that offers Canasta Free Online from Novel Games. You can find it right here on our site. Click the picture above to play Canasta online free.


This site has an uncountable number of games. It probably has the largest population of day in and day out players on a free online Canasta game, with an average of about 100 players at any given time.

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GameTwist also has many games, however, they are focused mainly on games of skill. Besides free Canasta games, you'll find arcade games, board games, and card games.

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Games That Require a Small Fee

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Unfortunately, Canasta on POGO isn't 100% free. They do offer a 7-day free trial, but after that, they charge a small fee to get full advertisement free access to their Canasta game online.

Canasta Apps for Smart Phones

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Karman Games Canasta App (Android)

This is an Canasta Android App available at the Google Play Store. There are 37,750 reviews with an average of 4.5/5.0 stars at the time of this writing. You are able to change the opponent's skills so that you can play a game at your skill level no matter your experience.

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Mahjon Canasta App (IOS)

This Canasta App for IOS is available on iTunes. This free Canasta app has been available since 2015 and has a 4.5/5.0 star rating at the time of this writing. The quantity of players on this app varies depending on what time of day you're playing.

The above online Canasta games are great for practicing your game.  Don’t forget to stop by our Canasta Rules or Canasta Strategy pages to Learn how to play the game.