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Luxembourg School Holidays 2019 and 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 and 2020 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 2019-2020

School HolidaysStartsFinishes
First Day of School16 Sep 2019
(Mon)
Autumn Holidays26 Oct 2019
(Sat)
3 Nov 2019
(Sun)
Christmas Holidays21 Dec 2019
(Sat)
5 Jan 2020
(Sun)
Carnival Holidays15 Feb 2020
(Sat)
23 Feb 2020
(Sun)
Easter Holidays4 Apr 2020
(Sat)
19 Apr 2020
(Sun)
Pentecost Holidays30 May 2020
(Sat)
7 Jun 2020
(Sun)
Summer Holidays16 Jul 2020
(Thu)
14 Sep 2020
(Mon)

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)

Please visit men.public.lu for the original release of the 2019-2020 approved calendar and 2020-2021 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.

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