Public Holidays in Saudi Arabia 2019 1440-1441

List of Public Holidays in Saudi Arabia 2019 1440 to 1441 hijri

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as a strict Islamic country mostly contains holidays related to Islamic events such as Eid. Muslims celebrate their religious events more enthusiastically in Saudi Arabia and only other holiday is given is the National Holiday of KSA. Lets see the dates of 2019 Holidays in Saudi Arabia


Ramadan Start from May 5, 2019

Ramadan ends on Jun 3 in the year 2019 after that Eid ul Fitr Holiday starts.

Eid ul Fitr 4th June (Tuesday) to 7th June 2019 (Friday)(1440 Hijri)

Arafat day Aug 10, 2019, After that Eid ul Adha holiday starts.

Eid Ul Adha Bakreid will on 10th August (Saturday) to 13th August 2019 (Tuesday)

National Day of Saudi Arabia 23rd September 2019 one day

What is Saudi National Day

Other Holidays and Rules:

Read in Detail: Saudi Labour Laws of Leaves and Holidays Article 151

Weekend holidays in Saudi Arabia are on Friday and Saturday every week in most of Government and private sectors.

Most government institutions give more than one week of Holidays during Eid ul Fitr and Eid Ul Adha.

Private sector follows their own criteria or does what all other sectors do. But according to Labour law, Many private companies give usually 4 days of holidays on both Eids.

Companies having more Non-Muslims employees usually gives 1 day Eid holidays and remaining become as overtime.

National Day of Saudi Arabia in this year 2018 will fall on 23rd sep 2019 1440.