Public holidays and school holidays in Germany

Overview of public, church and national holidays in all German states with school holidays and bridging days. For national holidays and school holidays there are also individual overviews by holiday type and for the entire country.

Upcoming Public Holidays

Public holiday Date States
International Women's Day 08.03.2022 (Tuesday) Berlin BE
Maundy Thursday 14.04.2022 (Thursday) BW BW
Good Friday 15.04.2022 (Friday) (all) (all)
Easter Monday 18.04.2022 (Monday) (all) (all)
May Day 01.05.2022 (Sunday) (all) (all)
Ascension of Jesus 26.05.2022 (Thursday) (all) (all)
Whit Monday 06.06.2022 (Monday) (all) (all)
Corpus Christi 16.06.2022 (Thursday) BW, Bavaria, Hesse, NRW, RLP, Saarland, Saxony, Thuringia BW, BY, HE, NW, RP, SL, SN, TH
Augsburg Peace Festival 08.08.2022 (Monday) Bavaria BY
Assumption of Mary 15.08.2022 (Monday) Bavaria, Saarland BY, SL
German Unity Day 03.10.2022 (Monday) (all) (all)

Upcoming School Holidays

Type Start date End date
Winter holidays in Berlin 29.01.2022 05.02.2022
Winter holidays in Brandenburg 31.01.2022 05.02.2022
Winter holidays in Bremen 31.01.2022 01.02.2022
Winter holidays in Lower Saxony 31.01.2022 01.02.2022
Winter holidays in Saxony 12.02.2022 26.02.2022
Winter holidays in Saxony-Anhalt 12.02.2022 19.02.2022
Winter holidays in Rhineland-Palatinate 21.02.2022 25.02.2022
Winter holidays in Saarland 21.02.2022 01.03.2022
Winter holidays in Bavaria 28.02.2022 04.03.2022
Easter holidays in Hamburg 07.03.2022 18.03.2022