As of v.4.0, Telegram clients support rounded square mp4 videos of up to 1 minute long. Use this method to send video messages. On success, the sent Message is returned.


Name Type Description
chat_id Union[int, str] Unique identifier for the target chat or username of the target channel (in the format @channelusername)
video_note Union[InputFile, str] Video note to send. Pass a file_id as String to send a video note that exists on the Telegram servers (recommended) or upload a new video using multipart/form-data.. Sending video notes by a URL is currently unsupported
duration Optional[int] Optional. Duration of sent video in seconds
length Optional[int] Optional. Video width and height, i.e. diameter of the video message
thumb Optional[Union[InputFile, str]] Optional. Thumbnail of the file sent; can be ignored if thumbnail generation for the file is supported server-side. The thumbnail should be in JPEG format and less than 200 kB in size. A thumbnail‘s width and height should not exceed 320. Ignored if the file is not uploaded using multipart/form-data. Thumbnails can’t be reused and can be only uploaded as a new file, so you can pass 'attach://' if the thumbnail was uploaded using multipart/form-data under .
disable_notification Optional[bool] Optional. Sends the message silently. Users will receive a notification with no sound.
reply_to_message_id Optional[int] Optional. If the message is a reply, ID of the original message
reply_markup Optional[Union[InlineKeyboardMarkup, ReplyKeyboardMarkup, ReplyKeyboardRemove, ForceReply]] Optional. Additional interface options. A JSON-serialized object for an inline keyboard, custom reply keyboard, instructions to remove reply keyboard or to force a reply from the user.


Type: Message

Description: On success, the sent Message is returned.


As bot method

result: Message = await bot.send_video_note(...)

Method as object


  • from aiogram.methods import SendVideoNote
  • from aiogram.api.methods import SendVideoNote
  • from aiogram.api.methods.send_video_note import SendVideoNote

In handlers with current bot

result: Message = await SendVideoNote(...)

With specific bot

result: Message = await bot(SendVideoNote(...))

As reply into Webhook in handler

return SendVideoNote(...)