How to Convert Hulu Shows or Movies to MP4? [Fast & Easy]

When finding your favorite Hulu movies, how to download them to MP4 for playback everywhere?
 This article will help you out.
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If you want to watch downloaded Hulu videos on any device, you will find that videos downloaded on Hulu cannot be transferred to other devices. This is because the downloaded video file is in encrypted video format and is protected from opening from other devices. Downloaded videos can only be viewed on the Hulu app.
The videos cannot be transferred and viewed with other players, which is a great inconvenience to you. To watch Hulu videos offline without device restrictions, MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader can efficiently download movies and TV shows from Hulu in MP4 format without ads.

What Do You Need to Convert Hulu to MP4?

To convert Hulu videos to MP4, the following items are essential:
A computer
Better with stable network connection
Hulu account
No matter whether it’s ad-supported or ad-free
System requirement: Windows 11/10/8.1/8/7, Mac OS X 10.11 or higher
In fact, all Hulu videos downloaded by MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader are ad-free, no matter what kind of Hulu plans you’ve subscribed to (no ads or ad-supported). Therefore, it also avoids the limitation that users who subscribe to Hulu (ad-supported) cannot download Hulu movies and shows.
If you can't download videos from Live TV or Premium Add-ons, it's because you don't have a subscription to those plans. You can download Hulu shows or videos based on your Hulu subscription.

How to Convert Hulu to MP4 in 4 Steps?

The most important thing is to get MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader ready. MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader can download Hulu videos to MP4/MKV in HD 720P, and downloaded Hulu videos can be played on any supported device without Hulu app. It improves video compatibility, so you can easily watch Hulu videos offline on various devices and players.

Highlight Features of MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader

  • Save Hulu videos as MP4/MKV in HD 720P, helping you get rid of the device limitations
  • Audio and subtitle selection in different languages
  • Downloads can be watched anytime, even if you cancel your Hulu subscription
  • Batch download as many Hulu movies and TV episodes as you want
  • Audio description and audio surround can be added
The way MovPilot Hulu Downloader saves Hulu videos in MP4 format is very simple and only requires 4 steps:
Step 1. Open the MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader app and then log in to your Hulu account.
Log in to Hulu
If the website for your login does not correspond to the subscription member area, then you should change the website by clicking the settings "gear button" in the upper right corner.
Choose Hulu Website
Step 2. Paste the URL or title in the search bar and click the magnifying glass icon on the right.
Search on MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader
Step 3. You can set the output format as MP4, and select the video encoding, language, and subtitle type of the video for default settings.
Settings of MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader
If you want to modify the settings for an episode or video individually, such as changing the language to English and increasing the video quality to 720P, click the parameter settings icon to the right of the video.
You can click the gear icon on the right to select the language of the audio track.
Select Audio Language for Hulu Videos
Step 4. Start downloading video.
Downloading Hulu Video
The download completed interface is as follows:
Finished Downloading Hulu Episode
Check whether the downloaded video is saved as MP4, you can click the folder icon on the right side of the video. The location of the video MP4 will be displayed.
Location of Video in MP4 Format on MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader

FAQs About Converting Hulu Videos to MP4

Is There a Hulu to MP4 Online Converter?

NO. We have tested with popular Hulu to MP4 online converters on the market. But unfortunately, although the video can be searched by copying the URL and title, it can't be downloaded.

Can You Rip Hulu Show in Batch?

Yes. You can download all of your videos at the same time effortlessly through MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader. When downloading episodes, you can select all episodes to download videos in batches. If you want to continue downloading more videos after adding a video to the download list, you can search for the title and URL of other videos in the search bar. Then add new videos to the download list to load.
Also, you can get it to work if you're away from your computer, as it will also put your computer system to sleep after the download is complete, so you don't have to worry about it.


The inflexibility of Hulu's downloaded movie file formats means that you can only watch Hulu movies on the app. It can't be transferred to other devices, which can be inconvenient for most people to change viewing devices.
Fortunately, there are many ways to convert Hulu videos to MP4. Among them MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader can help you get rid of the limitation on your device to convert Hulu movies and shows to MP4 in 720P. It enables you to watch Hulu videos offline on other devices at any time. It also lets you download ad-free videos on the MovPilot Hulu Video Downloader even when you subscribe to Ad-supported Hulu plan.
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