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The Best Teen TV Couples Of All Time

List RulesFictional teen couples from TV shows only.

We’re ranking the best teen TV couples of all time. Through the good and bad, the awkward and the emotional, these teen couples are known for making audiences swoon. But which do you think are the best teen couples ever?

From Jughead and Betty on Riverdale to Damon and Elena on The Vampire Diaries, the characters on this list of teen TV couples have some serious chemistry. Sabrina and Harvey from Chilling Adventures of Sabrina are another of the greatest teen couples on TV.

Determining the best TV couples of all time means diving into some of the greatest shows ever made. Who would vie for the title of teen couples with the best chemistry? Perhaps that would be Chuck and Blair from Gossip Girl. Some of the best TV teen couples end up dating in real life!

There’s no expiration date on being one of our favorite teen couples on TV, so this list includes characters from classics like The Wonder Years to present-day shows such as The End of the F**king World. Which of these pairs do you think are the greatest teen TV couples? Vote up who you believe are the greatest teen couples on TV, and if we’re missing your favorites, feel free to add them. 

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  • 1

    Haley and Nathan

    One Tree Hill
    624
    231

    Known collectively as 'Naley', Haley and Nathan's relationship may have had its ups and downs, but there was no denying the powerful chemistry between the two leads.

  • 2

    Seth & Summer

    The O.C.
    553
    216

    Seth and Summer seemed to be caught in a cycle of break-up, reunite, repeat until they got back together for good in the end of season three. They ultimately got married in the series finale.

  • 3

    Pacey & Joey

    Dawson's Creek
    653
    291

    In season one, Joey and Dawson seemed destined to be together, but by season three a relationship between Joey and Pacey started to bloom. They broke-up and reunited several times before tying the knot in the series finale.

  • 4

    Cory & Topanga

    Boy Meets World
    653
    306

    They first got together in season three, and after many ups and downs (and breakups!) throughout the next four seasons, they finally tied the knot in season seven, in an episode appropriately titled, “It’s About Time.”

  • 5

    Magnus Bane & Alec Lightwood

    Shadowhunters
    257
    94
  • 6

    Blair & Chuck

    Gossip Girl
    785
    400

    They got together in season one, but were infamously on and off throughout the entire series. In season six, episode 10, the pair gave up the games and finally got married.

  • 7

    Hanna & Caleb

    Pretty Little Liars
    521
    252

    Hanna and Caleb overcame four breakups to go on to be married by season seven. Who cares if not being able to testify against one another was a driving factor in their decision to wed.

  • 8

    Damon & Elena

    The Vampire Diaries
    767
    397

    Damon and Elena shared a love that lasted a lifetime and beyond. They officially started dating in season four and the season finale found the couple happily married.

  • 9

    Rory & Jess

    The Gilmore Girls
    612
    313

    Although her relationship with Jess was one of Rory's shorter-lived – they were together from season two episode 22 through season three episode 23 – fans always rooted for the bibliophiles to reunite.

  • 10

    Toby & Spencer

    Pretty Little Liars
    448
    237

    Toby and Spencer share an undeniable attraction, but their frequent secrecy has caused them to break-up a time or two or three...

  • 11

    Veronica & Logan

    Veronica Mars
    359
    191

    From friends to enemies to partners in (solving) crime, Veronica and Logan saw many relationship ups and downs from their first kiss in season one to their marriage in season four. Let's just not talk about what happened next.

  • 12

    Scott & Allison

    Teen Wolf
    413
    237

    A supernatural Romeo and Juliet, Scott and Allison's families were sworn enemies. The couple first got together in season one though their love could not overcome their differences.

  • 13

    D.J. & Steve

    Full House/Fuller House
    406
    239

    DJ surprised her entire family when she brought a boyfriend back from her trip to Spain in Full House’s fifth season. They were the “it” couple from then until their breakup in season seven, episode 19. But the Netflix spinoff Fuller House brought them back together.

  • 14

    Mike & Eleven

    Stranger Things
    475
    300

    Their romance became official in season two. El impulsively takes Max’s advice and dumps Mike in season three episode two, but by episode eight of that season they were back together.

  • 15

    Santana & Brittany

    Glee
    298
    173

    Often the best friendships make for the best relationships as proven by the romance of Santana and Brittany who, by the end of Glee, found themselves committing to a lifetime together.

  • 16

    Jughead & Betty

    Riverdale
    619
    417
     

    Friendship led to love in the case of Jughead and Betty who first got together in season one. This on again, off again pair didn't survive the season 5 time-jump, but will a romantic reunion be on the horizon?

  • 17

    Buffy & Angel

    Buffy the Vampire Slayer
    271
    188

    Despite the fact that she was a vampire hunter and he was a vampire, Buffy and Angel defied the odds and fell in love. Though a lasting relationship was unlikely, their love was eternal.

  • 18

    Blaine & Kurt

    Glee
    331
    238

    Blaine and Kurt had instant chemistry and they started dating in season two. Though they broke-up a time or two, the series finale found the couple spontaneously tying the knot.

  • 19

    Finn & Rachel

    Glee
    339
    250

    Finn and Rachel never had enough of silly love songs or each other throughout Glee's run. The on-and-off couple's duet came to an abrupt end when Cory Monteith (Finn) passed away in 2013.

  • 20

    Zack & Kelly

    Saved by the Bell/Saved by The Bell: College Years
    272
    212

    Zack and Kelly represented quintessential high school couple from the the prom to 'The College Years,' and many breakups in between. They said, 'I do,' in a special TV movie giving fans a happy ending.

  • 21

    Alyssa & James

    The End of the F***ing World
    178
    150

    Alyssa and James accept each other despite their flaws, even if one of them may be a deadly psychopath.

  • 22

    Isak & Even

    Skam
    99
    71
     

    The focus of season 3 of the hit teen drama, SKAM, Isak and Even were drawn to each other from the start, and although they encountered obstacles, in the end, they came out stronger and more in love than ever.

     
     
  • 23

    Shawn & Angela

    Boy Meets World
    225
    207

    After they started dating in season five, Shawn and Angela seemed to be a match made in heaven. They broke up in season seven and a flash forward revealed that Angela had married someone else.

  • 24

    Guzmán & Nadia

    Elite
    81
    59
     

    What started as a bet became so much more between rich kid Guzmán and scholarship student Nadia, the Romeo and Juliet of Elite won the hearts of everyone.

     
     
  • 25

    Cheryl & Toni

    Riverdale
    337
    331

    It wasn't an instant attraction, but Cheryl and Toni's relationship developed quickly.