School Holidays Wales 2017 and 2018

On this page you will find the dates for the school holidays in Wales. In Wales local authorities are responsible for setting the school holiday dates. Therefore regional differences are possible. If possible always inform about the exact dates at your children's school. See the page school holidays of the United Kingdom to get a complete view for the UK.

School Holidays Wales 2017

Below you see the school holiday dates for Wales in 2017. Please note: these are guidelines.

School holidays Wales 2017 - All dates are subject to changes and errors
School HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2016 17-12-2016 02-01-2017 51-52
Half term 2017 20-02-2017 24-02-2017 8
Easter holidays 2017 08-04-2017 23-04-2017 15-16
Half term 2017 29-05-2017 02-06-2017 22
Summer holiday 2017 22-07-2017 03-09-2017 30-35
Autumn break 2017 30-10-2017 03-11-2017 44
Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 07-01-2018 52-1



School Holidays Wales 2018

Below you see the school holiday dates for Wales 2018, as far as known to this date. Please note: these are guidelines.

School holidays Wales 2018 - All dates are subject to changes and errors
School HolidayStart dateEnd dateWeek
Christmas holiday 2017 23-12-2017 07-01-2018 52-1
Spring half term 2018 12-02-2018 16-02-2018 7
REMARK: Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Powys, Wrexham
Spring half term 2018 19-02-2018 23-02-2018 8
REMARK: Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan and Isle of Anglesey
Easter holidays 2018 26-03-2018 06-04-2018 13-14
REMARK: Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Powys, Wrexham
Easter holidays 2018 30-03-2018 13-04-2018 14-15
REMARK: Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan and Isle of Anglesey
Half term 2018 28-05-2018 01-06-2018 22
Summer holiday 2018 23-07-2018 02-09-2018 30-35
REMARK: In Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Monmouthshire, Neath Port Talbot, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport, Pembrokeshire, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Swansea, Torfaen, Vale of Glamorgan and Isle of Anglesey first day of summer holiday is 25 July 2018