Current time in London


4:27 a.m.
Sept. 24, 2023

Local time in London

The time in London is 1 hour ahead of UTC and 1 hour behind Amsterdam. The current timezone in London is British Summer Time (BST). London is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in London ends at Oct. 29, 2023.

Details for the time in London

Current time
4:27 a.m.
Time zone British Summer Time (BST)
Standard timezone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
IANA time zone Europe/London
Your time difference 1 hour behind Amsterdam
UTC time difference UTC+1
1 hour ahead of UTC

London Daylight Saving Time (DST)

London uses Daylight Saving Time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in London.

DST started at March 26, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 29, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 31, 2024
Sets the clock forward 1 hour