School Holidays Germany

Below are all the German school holidays 2015. Germany has different regions, depending on the German states (Bundesländer), for the school holidays. The differences between the various regions can be quite large. In the following tables the different school holiday dates are visualised.
 

School Holidays Germany 2015

The German school holiday dates 2015 are shown below. Use the tabs to navigate through the various holiday periods.


Winter Holiday

 

German school holidays 2015 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Winter holiday 2015
Bavaria Winter holiday 2015 16-02-2015 20-02-2015
REMARK: In Bavaria known as "spring break"
Berlin Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 07-02-2015
Brandenburg Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 07-02-2015
Bremen Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 03-02-2015
Hamburg Winter holiday 2015 30-01-2015 30-01-2015
Hessen Winter holiday 2015
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 14-02-2015
Lower Saxony Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 03-02-2015
North Rhine Westfalia Winter holiday 2015
Rhineland-Palatinate Winter holiday 2015
Saarland Winter holiday 2015 16-02-2015 21-02-2015
Saxony Winter holiday 2015 09-02-2015 21-02-2015
Saxony-Anhalt Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 14-02-2015
Schleswig Holstein Winter holiday 2015
Thuringia Winter holiday 2015 02-02-2015 07-02-2015

Spring Break

German school holidays 2015 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015
Bavaria Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015
Berlin Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015
Brandenburg Spring break 2015 01-04-2015 11-04-2015
Bremen Spring break 2015 25-03-2015 10-04-2015
Hamburg Spring break 2015 02-03-2015 13-03-2015
Hessen Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 08-04-2015
Lower Saxony Spring break 2015 25-03-2015 10-04-2015
North Rhine Westfalia Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015
Rhineland-Palatinate Spring break 2015 26-03-2015 10-04-2015
Saarland Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015
Saxony Spring break 2015 02-04-2015 11-04-2015
Saxony-Anhalt Spring break 2015 02-04-2015 02-04-2015
Schleswig Holstein Spring break 2015 01-04-2015 17-04-2015
Thuringia Spring break 2015 30-03-2015 11-04-2015

Whitsun

 

German school holidays 2015 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 26-05-2015 06-06-2015
Bavaria Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 26-05-2015 05-06-2015
Berlin Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015
REMARK: Ascension
Brandenburg Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015
REMARK: Ascension
Bremen Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015
REMARK: Ascension, also closed 26-5 due to Whit Sunday
Hamburg Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 11-05-2015 15-05-2015
Hessen Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 22-05-2015 26-05-2015
Lower Saxony Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015
REMARK: Ascension, also closed 26-5 due to Whit Monday.
North Rhine Westfalia Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 26-05-2015 26-05-2015
Rhineland-Palatinate Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015
Saarland Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015
Saxony Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015
REMARK: Ascension
Saxony-Anhalt Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 23-05-2015
Schleswig Holstein Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015
Thuringia Ascension/Whit Sunday 2015 15-05-2015 15-05-2015

 

Summer Holiday

 

German school holidays 2015 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Summer holiday 2015 30-07-2015 12-09-2015
Bavaria Summer holiday 2015 01-08-2015 14-09-2015
Berlin Summer holiday 2015 15-07-2015 28-08-2015
Brandenburg Summer holiday 2015 16-07-2015 28-08-2015
Bremen Summer holiday 2015 23-07-2015 02-09-2015
Hamburg Summer holiday 2015 16-07-2015 26-08-2015
Hessen Summer holiday 2015 27-07-2015 04-09-2015
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Summer holiday 2015 20-07-2015 29-08-2015
Lower Saxony Summer holiday 2015 23-07-2015 02-09-2015
North Rhine Westfalia Summer holiday 2015 29-06-2015 11-08-2015
Rhineland-Palatinate Summer holiday 2015 27-07-2015 04-09-2015
Saarland Summer holiday 2015 27-07-2015 04-09-2015
Saxony Summer holiday 2015 13-07-2015 21-08-2015
Saxony-Anhalt Summer holiday 2015 13-07-2015 26-08-2015
Schleswig Holstein Summer holiday 2015 20-07-2015 29-08-2015
Thuringia Summer holiday 2015 13-07-2015 21-08-2015

Autumn Holiday

 

German school holidays 2015 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Autumn break 2015 02-11-2015 06-11-2015
Bavaria Autumn break 2015 02-11-2015 07-11-2015
Berlin Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 31-10-2015
Brandenburg Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 30-10-2015
Bremen Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 31-10-2015
Hamburg Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 30-10-2015
Hessen Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 31-10-2015
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Autumn break 2015 24-10-2015 30-10-2015
Lower Saxony Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 31-10-2015
North Rhine Westfalia Autumn break 2015 05-10-2015 17-10-2015
Rhineland-Palatinate Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 30-10-2015
Saarland Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 31-10-2015
Saxony Autumn break 2015 12-10-2015 24-10-2015
Saxony-Anhalt Autumn break 2015 17-10-2015 24-10-2015
Schleswig Holstein Autumn break 2015 19-10-2015 31-10-2015
Thuringia Autumn break 2015 05-10-2015 17-10-2015

Christmas

 

German school holidays 2015 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 09-01-2016
Bavaria Christmas holiday 2015 24-12-2015 05-01-2016
Berlin Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 02-01-2016
Brandenburg Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 02-01-2016
Bremen Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 06-01-2016
Hamburg Christmas holiday 2015 21-12-2015 01-01-2016
Hessen Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 09-01-2016
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Christmas holiday 2015 21-12-2015 02-01-2016
Lower Saxony Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 06-01-2016
North Rhine Westfalia Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 06-01-2016
Rhineland-Palatinate Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 08-01-2016
Saarland Christmas holiday 2015 21-12-2015 02-01-2016
Saxony Christmas holiday 2015 21-12-2015 02-01-2016
Saxony-Anhalt Christmas holiday 2015 21-12-2015 05-01-2016
Schleswig Holstein Christmas holiday 2015 21-12-2015 06-01-2016
Thuringia Christmas holiday 2015 23-12-2015 02-01-2016

 



Interested in the UK school holidays? Check out the page School Holidays UK.

 

School Holidays Germany 2016

The German school holiday dates 2016 are shown below. Use the tabs to navigate through the various holiday periods.


Winter Holiday

 

German school holidays 2016 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Winter holiday 2016
Bavaria Winter holiday 2016 08-02-2016 12-02-2016 6
REMARK: In Bavaria known as "spring break".
Berlin Winter holiday 2016 01-02-2016 06-02-2016 5
Brandenburg Winter holiday 2016 01-02-2016 06-02-2016 5
Bremen Winter holiday 2016 28-01-2016 29-01-2016 4
Hamburg Winter holiday 2016 29-01-2016 29-01-2016 -
Hessen Winter holiday 2016 -
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Winter holiday 2016 01-02-2016 13-02-2016 5-6
Lower Saxony Winter holiday 2016 28-01-2016 29-01-2016 4
North Rhine Westfalia Winter holiday 2016 -
Rhineland-Palatinate Winter holiday 2016 -
Saarland Winter holiday 2016 08-02-2016 13-02-2016 6
Saxony Winter holiday 2016 08-02-2016 20-02-2016 6-7
Saxony-Anhalt Winter holiday 2016 01-02-2016 10-02-2016 5-6
Schleswig Holstein Winter holiday 2016 -
Thuringia Winter holiday 2016 01-02-2016 06-02-2016 5

Spring Break

German school holidays 2016 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Spring break 2016 24-03-2016 02-04-2016 13
Bavaria Easter holidays 2016 21-03-2016 01-04-2016 12-13
Berlin Easter holidays 2016 21-03-2016 02-04-2016 12-13
Brandenburg Easter holidays 2016 23-03-2016 02-04-2016 12-13
Bremen Easter holidays 2016 18-03-2016 02-04-2016 12-13
Hamburg Easter holidays 2016 07-03-2016 18-03-2016 10-11
Hessen Easter holidays 2016 28-03-2016 09-04-2016 13-14
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Easter holidays 2016 14-05-2016 17-05-2016 -
REMARK: Only a long weekend.
Lower Saxony Easter holidays 2016 18-03-2016 02-04-2016 12-13
North Rhine Westfalia Easter holidays 2016 21-03-2016 02-04-2016 12-13
Rhineland-Palatinate Easter holidays 2016 18-03-2016 01-04-2016 12-13
Saarland Easter holidays 2016 28-03-2016 09-04-2016 13-14
Saxony Easter holidays 2016 25-03-2016 02-04-2016 13
Saxony-Anhalt Easter holidays 2016 24-03-2016 28-03-2016 -
Saxony-Anhalt Easter holidays 2016 24-03-2016 09-04-2016 13-14
Thuringia Easter holidays 2016 24-03-2016 02-04-2016 13

Whitsun

 

German school holidays 2016 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 17-05-2016 28-05-2016 20-21
Bavaria Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 17-05-2016 28-05-2016 20-21
Berlin Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 17-05-2016 18-05-2016 20
REMARK: + May 6 2016
Brandenburg Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 06-05-2016 17-05-2016 19
REMARK: Ascension
Bremen Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 06-05-2016 06-05-2016 -
REMARK: Ascension, also closed 17-5 due to Whit Sunday
Hamburg Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 20-05-2016 20
REMARK: + 5 and 6 May 2016 because of Ascension
Hessen Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 16-05-2016 -
Lower Saxony Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 17-05-2016 -
REMARK: + 6 May 2016 because of Ascension
North Rhine Westfalia Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 17-05-2016 -
Rhineland-Palatinate Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 17-05-2016 -
Saarland Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 17-05-2016 -
Saxony Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 16-05-2016 17-05-2016 -
REMARK: + 5 and 6 May because of Ascension
Saxony-Anhalt Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 06-05-2016 16-05-2016 19
Schleswig Holstein Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 05-05-2016 06-05-2016 -
Thuringia Ascension/Whit Sunday 2016 05-05-2016 06-05-2016 -
REMARK: Ascension

 

Summer Holiday

 

German school holidays 2016 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Summer holiday 2016 28-07-2016 10-09-2016 31-36
Bavaria Summer holiday 2016 30-07-2016 12-09-2016 31-36
Berlin Summer holiday 2016 21-07-2016 02-09-2016 30-35
Brandenburg Summer holiday 2016 21-07-2016 03-09-2016 30-35
Bremen Summer holiday 2016 23-06-2016 03-08-2016 26-31
Hamburg Summer holiday 2016 21-07-2016 31-08-2016 30-35
Hessen Summer holiday 2016 18-07-2016 26-08-2016 29-34
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Summer holiday 2016 25-07-2016 03-09-2016 30-35
Lower Saxony Summer holiday 2016 23-06-2016 03-08-2016 26-31
North Rhine Westfalia Summer holiday 2016 11-07-2016 23-08-2016 28-33
Rhineland-Palatinate Summer holiday 2016 18-07-2016 26-08-2016 29-34
Saarland Summer holiday 2016 18-07-2016 27-08-2016 29-34
Saxony Summer holiday 2016 27-06-2016 05-08-2016 26-31
Saxony-Anhalt Summer holiday 2016 27-06-2016 10-08-2016 26-31
Schleswig Holstein Summer holiday 2016 25-07-2016 03-09-2016 30-35
Thuringia Summer holiday 2016 27-06-2016 10-08-2016 26-31

Autumn Holiday

 

German school holidays 2016 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Autumn break 2016 02-11-2016 04-11-2016 40
Bavaria Autumn break 2016 31-10-2016 04-11-2016 44
Berlin Autumn break 2016 17-10-2016 28-10-2016 42-43
Brandenburg Autumn break 2016 17-10-2016 28-10-2016 42-43
Bremen Autumn break 2016 04-10-2016 15-10-2016 40-41
Hamburg Autumn break 2016 17-10-2016 28-10-2016 42-43
Hessen Autumn break 2016 17-10-2016 29-10-2016 42-43
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Autumn break 2016 24-10-2016 28-10-2016 43
Lower Saxony Autumn break 2016 04-10-2016 15-10-2016 40-41
North Rhine Westfalia Autumn break 2016 10-10-2016 21-10-2016 41-42
Rhineland-Palatinate Autumn break 2016 10-10-2016 21-10-2016 41-42
Saarland Autumn break 2016 10-10-2016 22-10-2016 41-42
Saxony Autumn break 2016 03-10-2016 15-10-2016 40-41
Saxony-Anhalt Autumn break 2016 04-10-2016 15-10-2016 40-41
Schleswig Holstein Autumn break 2016 17-10-2016 29-10-2016 42,43
Thuringia Autumn break 2016 10-10-2016 22-10-2016 41-42

Christmas

 

German school holidays 2016 - All dates are subject to change
State GermanySchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Baden-Württemberg Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 07-01-2017 52-1
Bavaria Christmas holiday 2016 24-12-2016 05-01-2017 52-1
Berlin Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 03-01-2017 52
Brandenburg Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 03-01-2017 52
Bremen Christmas holiday 2016 21-12-2016 06-01-2017 52-1
Hamburg Christmas holiday 2016 27-12-2016 06-01-2017 52-1
Hessen Christmas holiday 2016 22-12-2016 07-01-2017 52-1
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Christmas holiday 2016 22-12-2016 02-01-2017 52
Lower Saxony Christmas holiday 2016 21-12-2016 06-01-2017 51-52
North Rhine Westfalia Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 06-01-2017 52-1
North Rhine Westfalia Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 06-01-2017 52-1
Rhineland-Palatinate Christmas holiday 2016 22-12-2016 06-01-2017 52-1
Saarland Christmas holiday 2016 19-12-2016 31-12-2016 51-52
Saxony Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 02-01-2017 52
Saxony-Anhalt Christmas holiday 2016 19-12-2016 02-01-2017 51-52
Schleswig Holstein Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 06-01-2017 52-1
Thuringia Christmas holiday 2016 23-12-2016 01-01-2017 52

 

School Holidays Germany 2017

The German school holiday dates 2017 will be shown below shortly. Please get back to us for these dates.


Winter Holiday

 

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Spring Break

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Whitsun

 

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Summer Holiday

 

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Autumn Holiday

 

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Christmas

 

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About Germany

Germany is positioned in the centre of Europe and covers an area of nearly 360.000m2. Germany has almost 82 million inhabitants. East of Germany are Poland and the Czech Republic, south are Austria and Switzerland. In the west France, Belgium, Luxembourg and The Netherlands. Finally Denemark is positioned north of Germany. Main capitol is Berlin.

On the image below the states of Germany. 
School Holidays in states Germany

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