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Luxembourg School Holidays 2021 and 2022

This page contains a calendar of all 2021 and 2022 school holidays in Luxembourg. These dates are unlikely to be modified by the Ministry of Education, Children and Youth. However, please check back regularly for any updates that may occur.

School Year 2020-2021

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School15 Sep 2020
(Tue)
Autumn Holidays31 Oct 2020
(Sat)
8 Nov 2020
(Sun)
Christmas Holidays19 Dec 2020
(Sat)
3 Jan 2021
(Sun)
Carnival Holidays13 Feb 2021
(Sat)
21 Feb 2021
(Sun)
Easter Holidays3 Apr 2021
(Sat)
18 Apr 2021
(Sun)
Pentecost Holidays22 May 2021
(Sat)
30 May 2021
(Sun)
Summer Holidays16 Jul 2021
(Fri)
14 Sep 2021
(Tue)

School Year 2021-2022

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School15 Sep 2021
(Wed)
Autumn Holidays30 Oct 2021
(Sat)
7 Nov 2021
(Sun)
Christmas Holidays18 Dec 2021
(Sat)
2 Jan 2022
(Sun)
Carnival Holidays12 Feb 2022
(Sat)
20 Feb 2022
(Sun)
Easter Holidays2 Apr 2022
(Sat)
18 Apr 2022
(Mon)
Pentecost Holidays21 May 2022
(Sat)
29 May 2022
(Sun)
Summer Holidays16 Jul 2022
(Sat)
14 Sep 2022
(Wed)

Please visit men.public.lu for the original release of the 2020-2021 approved calendar and 2021-2022 approved calendar.

Schools in Luxembourg start the school year in the middle of September, and end in the middle of July of the following year. Schools across primary and general secondary education share the same holidays. There are 6 holiday breaks each year:

  • Autumn (1 week)
  • Christmas (2 weeks)
  • Winter/Carnival (1 week)
  • Spring/Easter (2 weeks)
  • Pentecost (1 week)
  • Summer (8 weeks)

Schools in Luxembourg are also closed on public holidays, such as Labour Day, Ascension Day and National Day. School holidays, especially in spring and summer are popular with family-oriented travels and activities. Be sure to to book your holiday plans in advance.