The BEST Episodes of Quantico

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 17, 2020

Network: ABC (US)

This drama from executive producers Josh Safran and Mark Gordon explores the lives of young FBI recruits who have come to the Quantico base in Virginia for 21 weeks of training to become special agents. The recruits have been thoroughly vetted and are considered the best and the brightest -- but each one possesses secrets, including hidden reasons for enlisting. One recruit is harboring the biggest secret of all, and ends up being suspected of masterminding the biggest and most deadly attack on U.S. soil since 9/11.


#1 - Yes

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired May 15, 2016

It’s graduation day for the NATS of Quantico, while, in the future, Alex and her team find themselves head-to-head with the terrorist.

star 7.99
2,759 votes
Directors: Larry Teng
Writers: Joshua Safran


Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired May 15, 2017

It’s Alex and the team’s last stand against the Collaborators at the Constitutional Convention, where a new amendment to the Constitution threatens every American’s freedom.

star 7.95
1,604 votes
Directors: Jim McKay
Writers: Joshua Safran

#3 - Right

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired May 8, 2016

The NATS are excited that graduation is near as they prepare to leave Quantico and head out into the real world for their new assignments. In the future, Alex learns someone she cared about at Quantico is not who they seemed to be, as she finds herself at the heart of another possible attack.

star 7.87
2,701 votes
Directors: Holly Dale
Writers: Cameron Litvack

#4 - Care

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Apr 10, 2016

At Quantico, the NATS' current assignment is to learn about human trafficking when Liam and Miranda challenge them to cross the U.S. / Canadian border without passports. Meanwhile, in the future, Simon continues to help Alex try to find the terrorist, but doing so puts his own life in great risk.

star 7.85
2,903 votes
Directors: Felix Alcala
Writers: Braden Marks, Logan Slakter

#5 - Inside

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 13, 2015

The terrorists responsible for the bombing of Grand Central Station finally reveal themselves, but instead of answers, more questions remain. While back at Quantico, the recruits receive a well-deserved few days off for the holidays, but not everyone is oh so merry when secrets are revealed and lines and blurred.

star 7.84
3,001 votes
Writers: Joshua Safran

#6 - Guilty

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 29, 2015

At Quantico, the NATS attend a class with guest speaker Dr. Susan Langdon. Dr. Langdon is a former agent and profiler who tasks the trainees with looking at serial killer cases to find the one victim that doesn’t fit the case, but when Simon becomes too good at finding things that don’t belong, it’s his life that becomes endangered. In the future, Alex is interrogated by a highly sophisticated FBI team while Ryan’s life hangs in the balance.

star 7.81
3,024 votes
Directors: Stephen T. Kay
Writers: Cameron Litvack
No Place Is Home

#7 - No Place Is Home

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 13, 2018

When Owen and McQuigg learn heartbreaking news about family members, the team goes on high alert as they quickly learn nowhere is safe.

star 7.79
651 votes
Directors: Kenneth Fink
Writers: Gisselle Legere, Julia Cohen

#8 - Ghosts

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Jul 27, 2018

Conor Devlin continues to seek revenge as someone from Alex’s past comes back into her life.

star 7.77
634 votes
Directors: Sharat Raju
Writers: Julia Cohen, Matthew Klam

#9 - Go

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 8, 2015

It’s midterm exam time at Quantico where the NATS are given an explosive assignment which results in some people going home for good. In the future, Alex continues to try and clear her name, finding Nimah and Raina who provide more questions than answers leaving Alex and the world to wonder, “who can you really trust?

star 7.77
3,016 votes
Writers: Logan Slakter


Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 13, 2016

At the Farm, Owen teaches the trainees about enhanced interrogation techniques, and turns the tables on his students by putting himself in the hot seat. Meanwhile, Shelby goes undercover. In the future, a new president is sworn in, and Miranda makes a tough choice.

star 7.75
2,542 votes
Directors: Steve Robin
Writers: Gideon Yago
The Art of War

#11 - The Art of War

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 20, 2018

Conor Devlin has plans of his own when he plots revenge and returns to his home country, Ireland; meanwhile, the team unknowingly finds themselves as a pawn in his plans.

star 7.74
629 votes
Directors: Jennifer Phang
Writers: Adam Armus, Tom Mularz

#12 - ODENVY

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 27, 2016

At the Farm, Lydia and Owen teach the group about the necessity of lying and cutting off relationships. Perfect timing for Alex, since she is feeling disconnected from Ryan personally and professionally. In the future, Alex and company attempt to destroy the biological weapon.

star 7.74
2,442 votes
Directors: Reza Tabrizi
Writers: Justin Brenneman


Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 2, 2016

New CIA recruits run counter-surveillance exercises at The Farm; in the future, Ryan and Raina try to thwart the terrorists' plan to blend in with hostages

star 7.74
2,955 votes
Writers: Cami Delavigne
Deep Cover

#14 - Deep Cover

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 29, 2018

Alex goes undercover with an American military contractor who is believed to have struck a deadly deal with another country.

star 7.73
652 votes
Directors: Jim McKay
Writers: Cole Maliska, Joe Webb

#15 - KUDOVE

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 25, 2016

While investigating the dark world of espionage at a mysterious CIA training facility, Alex becomes caught at the center of a conspiracy that threatens lives across the globe.

star 7.72
3,245 votes
Writers: Joshua Safran, Logan Slakter

#16 - KUMONK

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 17, 2017

A despondent Clay meets with the President to discuss the future of the task force, but he’s interrupted by the arrival of his brother. Meanwhile, Alex leads an operation to expose the collaborators’ plans to sink the President’s reputation, and she teaches Owen to trust his instincts.

star 7.72
1,708 votes
Directors: David McWhirter
Writers: Justin Brenneman

#17 - Drive

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired May 1, 2016

With only a few weeks until graduation, the NATS are dispatched to various field offices where Alex and Ryan find themselves working a case together. Meanwhile, in the future, Shelby and Caleb's relationship takes a turn, and Alex doesn't know who to trust when she discovers new information about the man she loves.

star 7.71
2,663 votes
Directors: Ron Underwood
Writers: Jake Coburn

#18 - Turn

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Mar 27, 2016

A terror cell tries to infiltrate Quantico, forcing Miranda and Liam to pay a deadly price. While in the future, Alex continues to get instructions from the terrorist – only this time, it’s Claire Haas’ life that hangs in the balance.

star 7.71
2,859 votes
Directors: David McWhirter
Writers: Cameron Litvack, Logan Slakter

#19 - Found

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 25, 2015

The trainees leave campus for the first time while undergoing their first undercover assignment. With an evening full of unpredictable events, Alex and Ryan find themselves getting close while the recruits’ skills are tested. In the future, Alex decides to tell her side of the story and sits down for her first public interview leaving everyone watching to wonder who is really telling the truth.

star 7.71
3,323 votes
Directors: David McWhirter
Writers: Jake Coburn, Justin Brenneman

#20 - Over

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 15, 2015

In the future, the FBI computer system is hacked and confidential files go public leading Alex to the conclusion that a second bomb is in play somewhere in NYC. Back at Quantico, the recruits are given individual assignments only to realize they are all connected as part of a lesson to look at the bigger picture.

star 7.71
3,106 votes
Writers: Justin Brennenman, Sharbari Ahmen

#21 - Quantico

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 6, 2015

At Quantico, an emergency disciplinary hearing causes deep secrets to be spilled, while in the future Alex works covertly with her team to find the real bomber before her time runs out.

star 7.71
3,024 votes
Directors: Paul A. Edwards
Writers: Jordon Nardino

#22 - Soon

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 17, 2016

At Quantico, the NATs look into each other’s background to determine who gets high- level security clearance, and in the process Alex, Shelby and Iris learn some surprising truths about Drew, Will and Caleb. Meanwhile, in the future, Alex contacts Claire Haas in order to find her missing friends and is shocked when she discovers what happened to Caleb.

star 7.70
2,804 votes
Directors: P.J. Pesce
Writers: Cherien Dabis

#23 - KUBARK

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 23, 2016

The trainees are put through a training drill that tests their stress levels while Alex tries to gather information and get close to Owen. Meanwhile, in the future, the terrorist organization demands a trade, a move that could possibly end the stand-off.

star 7.70
2,613 votes
Directors: Steve Robin
Writers: Jordon Nardino

#24 - Fast

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 24, 2016

It’s career day at Quantico as the NATS meet representatives from various FBI branches to help them decide their future paths. In the future, Alex continues to search for the terrorist, and in the process, discovers some familiar faces – including one who knows the terrorist’s endgame.

star 7.70
2,701 votes
Directors: J. Miller Tobin
Writers: Dan Pulick
Fear and Flesh

#25 - Fear and Flesh

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired May 3, 2018

In tracking down the origin of a deadly strain of tuberculosis threatening Americans, Agent Ryan Booth must go undercover and infiltrate a white supremacist organization; an assignment that threatens the life of another member of the team.

star 7.69
822 votes
Directors: Alex Kalymnios
Writers: Dave Kalstein