⏰ Official trading hours

London Stock Exchange 🇬🇧

London Stock Exchange is a stock exchange located in the city of London, United Kingdom. This page contains detailed information on LSE exchange's trading hours, market holidays, contact information and much more.

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Market holidays and irregular opening hours 2024

This table lists all the opening hours, market holidays and early closing dates of year 2024 for the London Stock Exchange.

Holiday nameStatusTrading hours
Good FridayThursday, March 28, 2024
EasterSunday, March 31, 2024
Bank HolidaySunday, May 5, 2024
Bank HolidaySunday, May 26, 2024
Bank HolidaySunday, August 25, 2024
ChristmasMonday, December 23, 2024
Partially open
8:00 - 12:30
ChristmasTuesday, December 24, 2024
Boxing DayWednesday, December 25, 2024
New Year's DayMonday, December 30, 2024
Partially open
8:00 - 12:30


London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange based in London, United Kingdom. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is LSE. This page contains information on the trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.


London Stock Exchange is located in the country of United Kingdom.

Stock exchanges near London Stock Exchange include the following markets: Borsa Istanbul, Irish Stock Exchange, Luxembourg Stock Exchange, Frankfurt Stock Exchange & Swiss Exchange.

Official currency

The main currency of London Stock Exchange is GBP. It's symbol is £.

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London Stock Exchange trading hours
London Stock Exchange
London, United Kingdom
Official trading hours
08:00 - 16:30Europe/London
Lunch hours
GBP (£)
10 Paternoster Square London, EC4M 7LS