What Time Do Pharmacies Close & Open?

Most pharmacies open and close under long hours on weekdays, weekends and holidays. They open from morning till late evening. Please note that the operating hours of most pharmacy stores are varied from one area to another. In addition, please be aware that the hours and schedules we are about to discuss below are subject to change on some holidays.

What Time Do Pharmacies Close & Open on Weekdays?

Most Pharmacies open at 8 a.m. and close at 10 p.m., Monday through Friday. Always remember that the opening and closing hours of your favorite pharmacy stores may vary from one location to another. For example, there are some locations that are open 24 hours a day. Hence, we recommend that you inquire from the representatives at your local stores to find out about their exact hours.


Are Pharmacies Open on Saturday and Sunday?

Most pharmacies are open on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Do not forget that weekend hours also vary in different areas. There are some pharmacies that open and close under 24 hours on weekends. Keep in mind that some national events and holidays may also affect these hours.


Pharmacy Hours

DaysPharmacy Hours
Monday8 AM – 10 PM
Tuesday8 AM – 10 PM
Wednesday8 AM – 10 PM
Thursday8 AM – 10 PM
Friday8 AM – 10 PM
Saturday8 AM – 10 PM
Sunday8 AM – 10 PM

Pharmacy Holiday Hours

Majority of the pharmacies in the US will be closed on Christmas Day. However, they will remain open on the rest of the holidays we have provided in the table below. Please note that on some of these holidays, the operating hours above may be slightly adjusted or completely modified.

New Year’s DayWednesdayJan 1Regular Hours
Martin Luther King DayMondayJan 18Regular Hours
Presidents’ DayMondayFeb 15Regular Hours
Good FridayFridayApril 2Regular Hours
EasterSundayApril 4Regular Hours
Memorial DayMondayMay 31Regular Hours
Independence DaySundayJul 4Regular Hours
Labor DaySaturdayMay 1Regular Hours
Columbus DayMondayOct 11Regular Hours
Veterans DayThursdayNov 11Regular Hours
Day Before ThanksgivingWednesdayNov 24Regular Hours
ThanksgivingThursdayNov 25Regular Hours
Black FridayFridayNov 26Regular Hours
Christmas EveFridayDec 24Regular Hours
Christmas DaySaturdayDec 25Closed
Day After ChristmasSundayDec 26Regular Hours
New Year’s EveFridayDec 31Regular Hours