Aldi Announces Extended Opening Hours Over Christmas Week

By Donna Ahern
Aldi Announces Extended Opening Hours Over Christmas Week

Aldi Ireland has announced it is extending the opening hours of its 149 Irish stores in the run up to Christmas to ensure shoppers can pick up all their Christmas essentials, at a time that suits them best.

Aldi stores across the country will be open at 8am during Christmas week, with opening hours extended until 11pm.

St Stephen’s Day

As a thank you to colleagues and in recognition of their hard work throughout the year, Aldi has also today confirmed it will maintain its tradition of keeping all stores shut on St Stephen’s Day, the discounter said.

The supermarket has always remained closed on St Stephen’s Day, ever since opening in Ireland over 20 years ago.


Niall O’Connor, Aldi group managing director, commented, “It’s important to us that our customers get even more time to stock up on all the essentials they need for Christmas this year."

"We are extending our opening hours to make sure more shoppers can avail of our unbeatable range and prices and conveniently pick up everything they need this Christmas,” he said.

Aldi Extended Christmas Opening Hours:

Friday 17th:                          9am to 10pm

Saturday 18th:                   9am to 10pm


Sunday 19th:                      8am to 10pm

Monday 20th:                    8am to 11pm

Tuesday 21st:                     8am to 11pm

Wednesday 22nd:            8am to 11pm

Thursday 23rd:                  8am to 11pm


Friday 24th:                        8am to 7pm

Saturday 25th:                   CLOSED

Sunday 26th:                      CLOSED

Customers can find more information about their local Aldi store’s opening hours over the Christmas period here.

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