Trading Holidays 2018 – NSE, BSE, MCX

December 5, 2017
Trading holiday calendar 2018

Hello Traders,

The list of trading holidays for the calendar year 2018 has been announced by NSE. Here’s a one-page list of all trading holidays for NSE & BSE.

Holiday Date Day
Republic Day January 26, 2018 Friday
Mahashivratri February 13, 2018 Tuesday
Holi March 02, 2018 Friday
Mahavir Jayanti March 29, 2018 Thursday
Good Friday March 30, 2018 Friday
Maharashtra Day May 01, 2018 Tuesday
Independence Day August 15, 2018 Wednesday
Bakri ID August 22, 2018 Wednesday
Ganesh Chaturthi September 13, 2018 Thursday
Moharram September 20, 2018 Thursday
Mahatama Gandhi Jayanti October 02, 2018 Tuesday
Dasera October 18, 2018 Thursday
Diwali-Laxmi Pujan* November 07, 2018 Wednesday
Diwali-Balipratipada November 08, 2018 Thursday
Gurunanak Jayanti November 23, 2018 Friday
Christmas December 25, 2018 Tuesday

*Muhurat Trading will be conducted on Wednesday, November 07, 2018. Timings of Muhurat Trading shall be notified subsequently.

Holidays On Saturday/Sunday

Holiday Date Day
Ram Navami March 25, 2018 Sunday
Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti April 14, 2018 Saturday
Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan ID)* June 16, 2018 Saturday

Holidays For Clearing & Settlement

Holiday Date Day
Republic Day January 26, 2018 Friday
Mahashivratri February 13, 2018 Tuesday
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti February 19, 2018 Monday
Holi March 02, 2018 Friday
Mahavir Jayanti March 29, 2018 Thursday
Good Friday March 30, 2018 Friday
Buddha Poornima April 30, 2018 Monday
Maharashtra Day May 01, 2018 Tuesday
Independence Day August 15, 2018 Wednesday
Parsi New Year August 17, 2018 Friday
Bakri Id August 22, 2018 Wednesday
Ganesh Chaturthi September 13, 2018 Thursday
Moharram September 20, 2018 Thursday
Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti October 02, 2018 Tuesday
Dassera October 18, 2018 Thursday
Diwali – Laxmi Pujan November 07, 2018 Wednesday
Diwali – Balipratipada November 08, 2018 Thursday
Bhai Duj November 09, 2018 Friday
Id-e-Milad November 21, 2018 Wednesday
Guru Nanak Jayanti November 23, 2018 Friday
Christmas December 25, 2018 Tuesday

The holiday list for Currency Derivatives Segment isn’t out yet. But you can rest assured that we will be the first to update it once the list is out.

Holidays For Commodity Trading- MCX/NCDEX

Holidays Date Day Morning Session Evening Session*
New Year’s Day 01-Jan-18 Monday Open Closed
Republic Day 26-Jan-18 Friday Closed Closed
Mahashivratri 13-Feb-18 Tuesday Closed Open
Holi (2nd Day) 02-Mar-18 Friday Closed Open
Mahavir Jayanti 29-Mar-18 Thursday Closed Open
Good Friday 30-Mar-18 Friday Closed Closed
Maharashtra Day 01-May-18 Tuesday Closed Open
Independence Day 15-Aug-18 Wednesday Closed Closed
Bakri Id (Id-ul-Zua) 22-Aug-18 Wednesday Closed Open
Ganesh Chaturthi 13-Sep-18 Thursday Closed Open
Moharram 20-Sep-18 Thursday Closed Open
Gandhi Jayanti 02-Oct-18 Tuesday Closed Closed
Dassera 18-Oct-18 Thursday Closed Open
Diwali – Lakshmi Puja 07-Nov-18 Wednesday Closed Open**
Diwali – Balipratipada 08-Nov-18 Thursday Closed Open
Guru Nanak Jayanti 23-Nov-18 Friday Closed Open
Christmas 25-Dec-18 Tuesday Closed Closed

Morning session – 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM Evening session – 05:00 PM to 11:30/11:55 PM

*5:00 PM to 9:00 PM/9:30 PM for Internationally linked Agricultural commodities

You can check out the official list here. You can also add this list to your Google Calendar by clicking here.


Corporate Communications Manager @ Zerodha, perpetual student, an eccentric Grammar Nazi, rock lyrics police and voracious reader.


  1. Hariharan says:

    why no holiday on jan 1??

  2. Dyal Chand says:

    Happy New year 2018

  3. Zakir Mulla says:

    Thanks, Happy New Year

  4. MEHUL says:

    Wish you all very Happy and Profitable year…

  5. Sandip says:

    Happy New year in advance . Thanks ZERODHA

  6. Dharmdip says:

    Hope in new year Kite platform is more stable, scalable and able to trade on volatile trading day ..

  7. Santosh Joshi says:

    Thanks and happy new year in advance

  8. SRIBALAJI says:

    Thanks, Happy New Year

  9. Abhijeet Vilas Durge says:

    I hope in 2018 Kite will be much more better with 2hr and 4hr Charts. Further my favourite Pi will have Ichimoku Clouds included in the Studies section.

    Thank you Nithin for providing such wonderful platforms for trading. Love Zerodha!

    Happy new year guys in advance.

  10. Ravindra Ambupe says:

    Wish you Healthy, Wealthy & Happy New Year !!!!!!!

  11. Sanjay says:

    Thanks zerodha

  12. Piyush Wadhwa says:

    Happy New Year Zerodha

  13. प्रविण शितोळे says:

    नववर्षाच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा झिरोदा

  14. Rati Ranjan SAHOO says:

    Happy New year advance ZERODHA SUPPORT TEAM.

  15. M.Prakash Reddy says:

    Thanks for advance information and well supported Zerodha team and same will maintain in future.

  16. Sudarshan says:

    Is there any way by which these dates can be automatically synced with google calendar?

    • Matti says:

      I’ve just added the link to the Google Calendar for this list. You can click on the link and add it to your own calendar.

      • Srinivas says:

        The calendar cannot be added in one go. We need to click on each individual event and click on “add to my calendar”.
        Can you please provide a link to add the entire calendar in one go?

  17. karan says:

    i love you JiyoDha

  18. Abdulrahman says:

    Happy New year in advance to Zerodha friends.

  19. Jayakarthik says:

    Kite3 is web based… Is there similar change in mobile app.

  20. Parveen says:

    Thanks Team Zerodha for your effort and support.

  21. Kenny Vincent says:

    Thank You Zerodha Team. Our local group of traders really appreciate your efforts. Am really glad and proud that such excellence exists in good ol’ India. Here’s wishing your team even greater laurels. Happy New Year in advance.

  22. Indresh Kumar says:

    Very happy new year for all zerodha team.

  23. kannapiran says:

    Thank you zerodha team.

    Happy and Prosperous New Year 2018 To All

  24. Nagarajan says:

    Thanks for the update and Wish you Happy New Year 2018..

  25. Prasanth says:

    Advance Happy New Year 2018
    Thanks for the Update Zerodha …

  26. Ramesh Pandey says:

    Happy New Year Zerodha & all Team.

  27. Uday says:

    नववर्षाच्या हार्दिक शुभेच्छा झिरोदा

  28. mugunthan.k says:

    zerodha is comfortable platform for share market trading and not disturbing in any way to clients. Good maintanence in finance and account segments. thanks to zerodha team.

  29. NAVEEN J says:

    That,s good to known about holidays but it will better if we got a mail & text message on all mondays to know the coming holiday on that week.

  30. Prasad says:

    Happy New Year and Profitable days are coming in 2018 🙂

  31. M.SampangiRamaReddy says:

    Dear Team,
    wishes happy wonderful new year in advance -2018

  32. Sushant says:

    Happy new year in advance

  33. Vivek Kamra says:

    Happy new year to everyone and zerodha team.

  34. Rajan Nambiar says:

    From 2018 in kite platform mark Sensex and nifty

  35. Rajan Nambiar says:

    Provide Sensex and nifty index in kite platform from 2018


    useful info.

  37. Santosh Pandey says:

    Useful info.
    Happy new year for all team

  38. ramachandran says:

    Thank you Sir, very very happy new year

  39. Mahesh says:

    Super zerodha

  40. Raghu varan reddy says:

    Thank you zerodha….

  41. srinivasa sriram says:

    Wishing Mr. Nitin and all this excellent team members, a very happy and prosperous new year 2018.
    I Wish & pray almighty, the Zerodha customer base be doubled in 2018!

  42. Amol Thombre says:

    Thanks Zerodha…..

  43. rama hareesh says:

    happy new year to every one.

  44. Bivas Sahoo says:

    Thanks in Advance for your effort and New Year.

  45. srivatsav says:

    Thank you zerodha .Advance happy new year to all.

  46. Shivram Jaiswal says:

    No holiday in April June July.
    Thanks ZERODHA

  47. er.mansury says:

    Please correct spelling of EID. instead of Bakri ID it should be Bakri EID

  48. Siva says:

    Thank you zerodha .Advance happy new year to all…..

  49. madhu says:

    good ninformation ThanQ

  50. Janardhan says:

    Many thanks for the list.
    Happy new year 2018 to all.
    I am relatively new to share market and started with Zerodha [ Kite ]
    It is very good experience and I feel lucky that I did not know other Platforms 😛
    I have one request.
    When we place an order, the window appears in the bottom middle [ laptop ] .. If this can be dragged around, it will help a lot for viewing many things simultaneously..
    Thanks in advance

  51. Deepak Longani says:

    Bakri Id (Id-ul-Zua) 22-AUG-18 please correct

  52. RAM says:


  53. Nikita Mehta says:

    No Buddha Pournima 30-Apr-18? It’s a bank holiday in Maharashtra and was a NSE holiday in 2017.

  54. Sameer says:

    How can i use Zerodha 3.0, i saw the video, however i m still on 2.0

  55. Sateesh B says:

    Happy New Year 2018

  56. Diptendu Panda says:

    Happy new year to everyone and zerodha team.

  57. manoj kumar says:

    Happy new year 2018 zerodha

  58. Jagannath says:

    Thanks Zerodha…We Wish you happy New Year!!!!


    1Dec 2018 will close market or not

  60. Ronita Shah says:

    Please add price alerts to KITE.

  61. Amit Kumar Singh says:

    Happy New Year 2018..Lets make 2018 more successful.

  62. RAVI SHANKAR sharma. Arwal says:


  63. Dileep Tamia says:

    07-Nov-2018 is not a holiday as per NSEINDIA website. Refer
    Select period 01-01-2018 to 31-12-2018.

    • Matti says:

      This is the list we received from the exchange. 🙂 It’s Diwali, so it’s definitely a holiday. There will be Muhurat trading though.

  64. Dhananjaya says:

    You have mentioned 22nd May 2018 Bakrid MCX Open evening, it is wrong , it should be 22nd Aug 2018

  65. prasad says:

    Holidays For Commodity Trading- MCX/NCDEX

    under this

    written 22nd may instead of 22nd august pls correct.

  66. advicsahil says:

    How I use this app, can you suggest be the best way to check trai enquiry details, i tried using

  67. Dinesh agrawal says:

    Good apps for zdrodha

  68. Chandrashekhar s. joshi says:

    Thanks for advance information and well supported Zerodha team and same will maintain in future.

  69. Jagadish Gowda says:

    Very informative..but hard find this link from Zerodha main page ..I came to link through Google search and directly from Zerodha..

  70. ajay says:

    whether account can be opened on holidays or not

    • Matti says:

      You can apply for o[ening an account at any time Ajay. The back-end process will, of course, be done on working days as this involves uploads to the exchanges and depositories.

  71. Gopi says:

    Can we do intraday for settelment holiday as zerodha informed we cant do btst

  72. Aji says:

    money transaction cannot done to bank account on 27.03.2018.Why?

  73. Sumit Kumar says:

    Why the hell so many holidays, if corporate gives us only 10 calender holidays then why 16 for trading……this is ridiculous….can somebody take this up?

  74. Rajesh says:

    How can receive my bill copy particular date 2/3/2017

  75. Uday Kumar says:

    Dear Zerodha,

    I have added funds of Rs. 2600/- on 30.03.2018 but it is not reflecting in the Equity column. Earlier availability was Rs. 16,051 after Rs. 2,600 it must be Rs. 18,651/-

    30-Mar-2018 (30-Mar-2018) TO TRANSFER
    UPI/808911496816/[email protected] 2,600.00

    Kindly check and resolve the difference issue immediately.

  76. Biswaranjan Patra says:


    Why investment Money and Holding Shares and P&L not showing correctly, april 2nd also not in calendar as a holiday.

  77. mohdsafdar ali says:

    my ledger balance shows zero and… in my entries closing balance shows my balance……. but why today my ledger balance showing zero

  78. Ananth says:

    May 1 is first celebrated as labour day. Do change in the article mentioned. It’s been mentioned as Maharashtra day.

  79. priti says:

    Please Specify Inventory days

  80. Baburay Nayak says:

    Is there anyone make profit in share market?

  81. Ravi shankar bathina says:

    Mahatama Gandhi Jayanti October 02, 2018 Tuesday.. Please check spelling mistake of Mahatma..

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