Set a sleep timer on Sonos

This article will show you how to set up a sleep timer on Sonos so the music automatically turns off after a specified time period. Follow the instructions below to configure a sleep timer for your Sonos.



Sonos app for iOS or Android

Sonos app version 80.0

This feature is not currently available in the Sonos app for iOS or Android, but it will return in a future update.


As a temporary workaround, you can use the Sonos app for macOS or Windows to set a sleep timer on your system.


Sonos apps for macOS or Windows

  1. Click Sleep Timer from the bottom of the Select a Music Source pane on the right side of the Sonos app.
  2. Select the desired time frame.

The remaining sleep timer duration appears next to the Sleep Timer option.



Sonos S1 Controller app for iOS or Android

  1. From the Now Playing screen, select the icon on iOS or the icon on Android to open the Info & Options menu.
  2. Select Sleep Timer.
  3. Choose a sleep timer duration, then select Done.

The remaining sleep timer duration appears next to the Sleep Timer option.

Still need help?

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