During his childhood days, he played shortstop on his travel baseball team. At the age of 10, he decided that he wanted to become an actor. His mother Liz helped him to achieve his dream by driving between Las Vegas and Los Angeles for his auditions. Soon thereafter, he entered a local acting contest and was signed by a talent agency.
He started his career with the role of Wes on the Disney Channel’s show "Dog With a Blog" in 2013-2014.He appeared in 9 episodes and became relatively famous. In 2014, he was cast in the lead role of the Disney’s series Girl Meets World, which was a spin-off of the regular series Boy Meets World. Peyton Meyer’s character name was Lucas Friar. He has been a part of the show since its 1st season and has completed 3 seasons with them. It was his performance in the lead role that led to his role in the family comedy film Gibby in 2016.
He is a baseball fan and in his free time enjoys snowboarding and surfing. Meyer has shifted to Los Angeles along with his parents, both the brothers and a miniature poodle “London”.