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London Stock Exchange (LSE) Stock Market Holidays

Regular trading hours for the London Stock Exchange (LSE) are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM ET. The stock market periodically closes during the Public and bank holidays of England & Wales. Below, you will find a list of LSE holidays for 2024 through 2028. Learn more about stock market holidays.

London Stock Exchange Market Holidays20242025202620272028
New Year's DayJanuary 1stJanuary 1stJanuary 1stJanuary 1stJanuary 3rd
Good FridayMarch 29thApril 18thApril 3rdMarch 26thApril 14th
Easter MondayApril 1stApril 21stApril 6thMarch 29thApril 17th
Early May Bank HolidayMay 6thMay 5thMay 4thMay 3rdMay 1st
Late May Bank HolidayMay 27thMay 26thMay 25thMay 31stMay 29th
Summer Bank HolidayAugust 26thAugust 25thAugust 31stAugust 30thAugust 28th
ChristmasDecember 25thDecember 25thDecember 25thDecember 27thDecember 25th
Boxing DayDecember 26thDecember 26thDecember 28thDecember 28thDecember 26th

Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time on the following dates:

LSE Partial Holidays20242025202620272028
Christmas EveDecember 24thDecember 24thDecember 24thDecember 24thDecember 22nd
New Year's EveDecember 31stDecember 31stDecember 31stDecember 31stDecember 29th


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