Working Days Calculator UK

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England & Wales
Northern Ireland

This tool supports dates from 2015 to 2025

Between these two dates (-), there are:


We at Multiquotetime hope that this 100% free working day calculator tool is useful to quickly calculate the number of workings days and public holidays between any two given dates, in England, Scotland or Northern Ireland

How Does the Working Day Calculator work ?

The working days tool is easy to use. Start by selecting where you live UK, Scotland or NI and then enter the date range. The tool will calculate the exact number of business or working days between the 2 dates, taking into account public holidays and off course weekends. The free tool supports dates from 2015 to 2025

  • Select where in GB
  • Enter a start date
  • Enter an end date
  • No need to select calculate as tool will automatically calculate the number of working days in that time period or year

The tool will output the total number of days, the total number of working days, list any bank holidays along with the respective dates within the date range

How many workable days in a year

The number of working days in  a year will vary, but on the mean it will be 260 work days. A leap year may contain an extra work day, so there will be 261 work days and 52 weeks.

What is a working day in the UK?

The number of working days will be In the UK and all European countries a business work week is 5 days, from Monday to Friday, giving 5 business days in a work week. Another definition is any day other than Saturday or Sunday, Christmas day, Good Friday or a designated bank holiday under the banking act 1971 

We acknowledge that this is not always the case, especially if you work in the service industry when you will have to cover weekends and public holidays, but the tool is correct for most business models.

What are the bank holidays in 2022?

The bank holidays between From Saturday 01st January 2022 until Saturday Dec 31st 2022 are : 

New Year’s Day2022-01-03
Good Friday2022-04-15
Easter Monday2022-04-18
Early May bank holiday2022-05-02
Spring Bank Holiday2022-06-02
Platinum Jubilee bank holiday2022-06-03
Summer bank holiday2022-08-29
Boxing Day2022-12-26
Christmas Day2022-12-27

Number of working weeks in a year

The most accepted answer is that 48 weeks of the year are actual working weeks based on a 5-day working week, but it will vary depending on country and the associated work ethic.  

Business days in a year

What are the bank holidays in 2023?

New Year’s Day2023-01-02
Good Friday2023-04-07
Easter Monday2023-04-10
Early May bank holiday2023-05-01
Bank holiday for the coronation of King Charles III2023-05-08
Spring Bank Holiday2023-05-29
Summer bank holiday2023-08-28
Christmas Day2023-12-25
Boxing Day2023-12-26

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