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The Best Episodes of Doctor Who

Every episode of Doctor Who ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Doctor Who!

The Doctor and his companion travel across time and space encountering incredible friends and foes.

Genres:Action & AdventureDramaSci-Fi & Fantasy
Network:BBC One

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Doctor Who" is "73 Yards", rated 8.4/10 from 2517 user votes. It was directed by Dylan Holmes Williams and written by Russell T Davies. "73 Yards" aired on 5/25/2024 and is rated 0.3 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Boom".

  • 73 Yards
    8.4/10 2,517 votes

    #1 - 73 Yards

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2024-05-25

    Landing on the Welsh coast, the Doctor and Ruby embark on the strangest journey of their lives. In a rain-lashed pub, the locals sit in fear of ancient legends coming to life.

    Director: Dylan Holmes Williams

    Writer: Russell T Davies

  • Boom
    8.1/10 3,885 votes

    #2 - Boom

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2024-05-18

    Caught in the middle of a devastating war on Kastarion 3, the Doctor is trapped when he steps on a landmine. Can he save himself and Ruby, plus the entire planet... without moving?

    Director: Julie Anne Robinson

    Writer: Steven Moffat

  • The Devil's Chord
    6.4/10 5,124 votes

    #3 - The Devil's Chord

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2024-05-11

    The Doctor and Ruby meet The Beatles but discover that the all-powerful Maestro is changing history. London becomes a battleground with the future of humanity at stake.

    Director: Ben Chessell

    Writer: Russell T Davies

  • Space Babies
    5.4/10 5,153 votes

    #4 - Space Babies

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2024-05-11

    Ruby learns the Doctor's amazing secrets when he takes her to the far future. There, they find a baby farm run by babies. But can they be saved from the terrifying bogeyman?

    Director: Julie Anne Robinson

    Writer: Russell T Davies