European time zones:

BST – British Summer Time

Current time in London

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 5:45:15 PM BST

London will stay on BST until Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 2:00 AM
when clocks are moved to Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 01:00:00GMT

Find local time and time zone for a location

We recommend looking up by location name, not time zone name.

Time zone offset: UTC + 1 hour

BST is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Note that BST is a daylight saving time/summer time zone. It is generally only used during the summer in the places listed below, during the winter GMT or IST are used instead

Time zone abbreviation: BST

Full name is British Summer Time

Email time zone indicator: +0100

An email sent from someone in the BST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0100" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0100" does not have to be in BST, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

For actual dates DST might be observed, look at the examples below
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Where and when is BST observed?

Areas in the UK using BST only in the summer and GMT during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in BST

Other time zones in Europe

Go directly through the links below, or see the Europe time zone list

Time zones in other regions

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