Irish Bank Holidays

There are 9 annual public holidays in Ireland.

During bank holidays, businesses and schools tend to close but other services such as public transport and some shops still operate but with reduced hours.

2012 Irish Bank Holidays (still to come)

6th August - August Bank Holiday
29th October - October Bank Holiday
25th December - Christmas Day
26th December - St Stephen's Day


2013 Irish Bank Holidays

1st January - New Years Day
17th March - St Patricks Day
1st April - Easter Monday
6th May - Labour Day - Early May Bank Holiday
3rd June - June Bank Holiday
5th August - August Bank Holiday
28th October - October Bank Holiday
25th December - Christmas Day
26th December - St Stephen's Day - Boxing Day

For more information on Irish Bank Holidays, try our Public Holidays in Ireland page.