The largest stock exchange in the country is the National Stock Exchange (NSE), which is India's major stock market. It is situated in Mumbai. The NSE is open Monday through Friday; it is closed on weekends and federal holidays. All the information you want regarding the NSE Holidays in 2024 is contained in this article.  

List OF NSE Holidays 2024

Please see below the trading and stock market holiday calendar for the year 2024 for equity (NSE).

List of Share Market Holiday 2024

Sr. No Holidays Date Day
1 Special Holiday 22-Jan-2024 Monday
2 Republic Day 26-Jan-2024 Friday
3 Mahashivratri 08-Mar-2024 Friday
4 Holi 25-Mar-2024 Monday
5 Good Friday 29-Mar-2024 Friday
6 Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramadan Eid) 11-Apr-2024 Thursday
7 Ram Navami 17-Apr-2024 Wednesday
8 Maharashtra Day 01-May-2024 Wednesday
9 General Parliamentary Elections 20-May-2024 Monday
10 Bakri Eid 17-June-2024 Monday
11 Moharram 17-Jul-2024 Wednesday
12 Independence Day/Parsi New Year 15-Aug-2024 Thursday
13 Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti 02-Oct-2024 Wednesday
14 Diwali Laxmi Pujan 01-Nov-2024 Friday
15 Gurunanak Jayanti 15-Nov-2024 Friday
16 Christmas 25-Dec-2024 Wednesday

List of Holidays falling on Saturday / Sunday

Sr. No Holidays Date Day
1 Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti 14-Apr-2024 Sunday
2 Shri Mahavir Jayanti 21-Apr-2024 Sunday
3 Ganesh Chaturthi 07-Sep-2024 Saturday
4 Dussehra 12-Oct-2024 Saturday
5 Diwali-Balipratipada 02-Nov-2024 Saturday

*Muhurat Trading will be conducted on Friday, 01 November 2024, Diwali * Laxmi Pujan .

Timings for Muhurat Trading will be notified by the exchange subsequently.


NSE Trading Schedule


Pre-open Timings to Trade Equities on NSE

The pre-open session is between 9:00 and 9:15 am, for 15 minutes. Both the order gathering and order matching phases make up the pre-open session. The applicable price range must mirror that of the normal market.

Regular Trading Timings to Trade Equities on NSE

The regular trading timings are from 9:15 am to 3:30 pm. The NSE does not pause for lunch, and the daily trading session length is 6 hours and 15 minutes. Neither pre-market nor after-hours trading is available. 

Block Deal Session Timings-NSE

 Session I- The first session of the block deal window takes place between 8:45 am to 9:00 am. 
● Session II- The second session of the block deal window takes place between 02:05 pm to 02:20 pm. 



Frequently Asked Questions

Refer to the above provided list to stay informed about the days when the NSE will be closed in 2024.

The NSE holds daily trading sessions in 2024 from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The National Stock Exchange, or NSE, is closed on weekends and national holidays. Its trading hours are Monday to Friday.

A settlement holiday is a designated day on which banks and stock exchanges, among other financial institutions, stop the settlement of financial transactions.

Clearing holidays are days when no stocks or commodities are cleared. These holidays are not the same as the trading holidays. The NSE releases a different list of the clearing holidays each year.

Yes, the stock market will be open on New Year i.e on 1st January 2024.

The last share market holiday will be on 25th December 2024 on account of Christmas.