Here are the Christmas 2021 and New Year’s shopping opening hours for Aldi.

Welwyn Hatfield Times: Aldi stores will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.Aldi stores will be closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. (Image: Aldi UK)

Want to know when supermarket chain Aldi will be open and closed this Christmas?

Aldi, which has stores in Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City and St Albans, has decided to close on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day, but will have plenty of opportunity for shoppers to visit during the festive period.

In the run-up to Christmas Eve, the chain has extended its regular opening hours from 7am to 10pm during the week.

Welwyn Hatfield Times: The Aldi store in Welwyn Garden City.The Aldi store in Welwyn Garden City. (Image: ©2018 Danny Loo Photography - all rights reserved)

Store opening times across the country may vary by location, so double check signage at your local store.


Here are the festive opening times for Aldi.

Seasonal opening hours:

  • Monday, December 20: 7am - 10pm
  • Tuesday, December 21: 7am - 10pm
  • Wednesday, December 22: 7am - 10pm
  • Thursday, December 23: 7am - 10pm
  • Friday, December 24 – Christmas Eve: 7am - 6pm
  • Saturday, December 25 – Christmas Day: CLOSED
  • Sunday, December 26 – Boxing Day: CLOSED.
  • Monday, December 27: 8am - 8pm
  • Tuesday, December 28: 8am - 8pm
  • Wednesday, December 29: 8am - 8pm
  • Thursday, December 30: 8am - 8pm
  • Friday, December 31 – New Year's Eve: 8am - 6pm
  • Saturday, January 1, 2022 – New Year's Day: CLOSED
  • Sunday, January 2: 9.30am - 4pm
  • Monday, January 3: 8am - 8pm.

Use the Aldi store locator to find your local store.

Welwyn Hatfield Times: Aldi HatfieldAldi Hatfield (Image: Alan Davies)