Trade timing

BSE Timings, Commodity Timing, Mcx Trade Timings, NSE Trade Timings,

If you are doing trading in the Stock market or MCX market than you must be aware of the correct trade timing for trading market.

Trading on the Indian Stock Exchanges takes place on “All Weekdays”. Most of the trading in the Indian stock market takes place on its two stock exchanges: the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE) from Monday to Friday.

Market timings (Indian Standard Time for Equity and Derivatives Segment).

Market Opens at : 09:15 hours

Market Closes at : 15:30 hours

Market timings for Currency Segment.

Market Opens at : 09:00 hours

Market Closes at : 17:00 hours


A) Pre-open session

Order entry & modification Open : 09:00 hrs
Order entry & modification Close : 09:08 hrs*

*with random closure in last one minute. Pre-open order matching starts immediately after close of pre-open order entry.

B) Regular trading session

Normal / Limited Physical Market Open : 09:15 hrs
Normal / Limited Physical Market Close : 15:30 hrs

Block deal session is held between 09:15 hrs and 09:50 hrs

C) The Closing Session is held between 15.40 hrs and 16.00 hrs


Note: The Exchange may however close the market on days other than the above schedule or may open the market on days originally declared as holidays. The Exchange may also extend, advance or reduce trading hours when its deems fit and necessary.