School Holidays France

Below are the French school holidays 2017 and 2018.
France is divided in three zones/regions to handle the holiday rush better. This only applies for the winter holiday and spring break. The other holiday dates are the same for all France.
At the bottom of this page you can find the French regions.

School Holidays France 2017

Below are the French school holidays 2017. Please be aware of the French school holiday zones.

French school holidays 2017 - All dates are subject to change
RegionSchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Zone A, B, C Christmas holiday 2016 17-12-2016 02-01-2017 51-52
Zone A Winter holiday 2017 18-02-2017 05-03-2017 8-9
Zone B Winter holiday 2017 11-02-2017 26-02-2017 7-8
Zone C Winter holiday 2017 04-02-2017 19-02-2017 6-7
Zone A Spring break 2017 15-04-2017 01-05-2017 16-17
Zone B Spring break 2017 08-04-2017 23-04-2017 15-16
Zone C Spring break 2017 01-04-2017 17-04-2017 14-15
Zone A, B, C Summer holiday 2017 08-07-2017 30-08-2017 28-35
Zone A, B, C Autumn break 2017 21-10-2017 05-11-2017 43-44
Zone A, B, C Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 08-01-2018 52-1

School Holidays France 2018

Below are the French school holidays 2018. Please be aware of the French school holiday zones.

French school holidays 2018 - All dates are subject to change
RegionSchool HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Zone A, B, C Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 08-01-2018 52-1
Zone A Winter holiday 2018 10-02-2018 25-02-2018 7-8
Zone B Winter holiday 2018 24-02-2018 11-03-2018 9-10
Zone C Winter holiday 2018 17-02-2018 04-03-2018 8-9
Zone A Spring break 2018 07-04-2018 22-04-2018 15-16
Zone B Spring break 2018 21-04-2018 06-05-2018 17-18
Zone C Spring break 2018 14-04-2018 29-04-2018 16-17
Zone A, B, C Summer holiday 2018 07-07-2018 31-08-2018 28-35

Regions/zones school holidays France

Zone A:
Besançon, Bordeaux, Clermont-Ferrand, Dijon, Grenoble, Limoges, Lyon, Poitiers.

Zone B:
Aix-Marseille, Amiens, Caen, Lille, Nancy-Metz, Nantes, Nice, Orléans-Tours, Reims, Rennes, Rouen, Strasbourg.

Zone C:
Créteil, Montpellier, Paris, Toulouse, Versailles.

Interested in the UK school holiday dates? Check the UK holiday dates on this page.