Stock Market Timings in India | NSE Trading Hours | 5paisa

What are the stock market timings of all the segments?

Trading on the equities segment takes place on all days of the week (except Saturdays and Sundays and holidays declared by the Exchange in advance). The market timings of the equities segment are:

1. Pre-open session:

Order entry & modification Opens: 09:00 hours

Order entry & modification Closes: 09:08 hours*

*with random closure in last 1 minute. Pre-open order matching starts immediately after close of pre-open order entry.

2. Regular trading session:

Normal/Limited Physical Market Opens: 09:15 hours

Normal/Limited Physical Market Close: 15:30 hours

3. The Closing session is held between 15:40 hours and 16:00 hours

Note: The Exchange may however close the market on days other than the above schedule holidays 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.

4. After Market Order (AMO)

AMO refers to the facility using which you can place orders to buy or sell stocks for the next day's trading before commencement of trading. This is useful for people who are unable to monitor the market at opening or during the trading session. AMO timings are 3:40 PM to 8:50 AM

Note: The limit for placing orders in the Currency/Derivative segment is 10 lots per order till January 10, 2021. Since January 10, 2021 the limit shall be increased to 50 lots per order. The constraints on the threshold of the limit for placing orders is done to safeguard the interest and minimize the risk of the customers.

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