Stock market trading timings in India are mainly divided into three sessions i.e.
- Pre – open and opening session
- Regular trading session
- Post closing session
Stock Market Opening Time in India (Pre-Open Session)
|Order entry & modification timing||09:00 AM|
|Order entry & modification close timing||09:08 AM|
During pre-market session orders are collected, modified and cancelled. The order placed are matched and trades are confirmed.
Stock Market Trading Time in India (Regular Trading Session)
|Market open timing||09:15 AM|
|Order close timing||03:30 PM|
Stock Market Post Closing Session in India
|Post closing start timing||15:40 AM|
|Post closing end timing||04:00 PM|
Block Deal Session Timings
|Morning Window||This window shall operate between 08:45 AM to 09:00 AM.|
|Afternoon Window||This window shall operate between 02:05 PM to 2:20 PM.|
Stock Market Timings in India FAQs
Normal market open time is 9:15 am and normal market close time is 3:30 pm
Indian stock market opens at 9:15 am.
Regular market hours are from 9:15 am to 3:30 pm but pre-market session starts at 9:00 am. So you can buy share at 9 am.
National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) remains closed on Saturdays and Sundays except Diwali Muhurat and any special occasion. However these announcements are made prior by the exchange on their official website.