Local Time and Working Days
Iran local Time – is abbreviated as IRST (Iran Standard Time)
Iran Daylight Saving Time – is abbreviated as IRDT (Iran Summer Time)
Iran is GMT/UTC + 3:30h during Standard Time
Iran is GMT/UTC + 4:30h during Daylight Saving Time
Iran started Daylight Saving Time on Wednesday March 22, 2017 at 12:00 AM local standard time. (Midnight between Tuesday and Wednesday)
Iran ends Daylight Saving Time on Friday September 22, 2017 at 12:00 AM local daylight time.
(Midnight between Thursday and Friday)
The working week is Saturday to Thursday 12 pm. Ministries are closed on Thursday. Normal working hours for government offices are 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Banking hours are generally, Saturday to Wednesday, 7.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. Thursday working hours are 7.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. Generally, shops and bazaars are open 8.30 am to 8.30 pm, except on Friday.