BST – British Summer Time / British Daylight Time (Daylight Saving Time)
Also known as: BDT – British Daylight Time, BDST – British Daylight Saving Time
Europe: BST is currently not observed because locations are on standard time and are observing GMT.
Please use the search field on the right to find the correct local time in any city.
This time zone is often called British Summer Time.
Winter Time & DST
This time zone is a daylight saving/summer time zone, in the winter some places will switch to the corresponding standard time zone: GMT (Greenwich Mean Time).
Email Time Zone Indicator: +0100
An email sent from someone in the British Summer Time (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 British Summer Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and When is BST Observed?
European countries/territories using BST in the summer and GMT in the winter:
- Isle of Man
- United Kingdom - main islands
England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland
Other Time Zones in UTC +1
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as BST, but can be found under a different name:
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America
No locations currently on BST
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Other time zones named BST
United Kingdom – London (Summer)