Timezones in Europe

Move your cursor above that European country you want to see current time for and click to view time zone and your actual time details.


Scroll with your mouse to zoom, or use zoom buttons on the left side of the map. For Google Street View pull that small yellow man from the left side on the European country map.

The following table lists the European time zone abbreviations.

The term “IST” is not the legal abbreviation to describe Irish Summer Time but it is commonly used. IST is described as “summer time”, according to Irish law, while Irish Standard Time is described as both “standard time” and “winter time”.

AbbreviationFull nameOther abbreviationsTimezone
BSTBritish Summer Time UTC + 1 hour
CESTCentral European Summer TimeMESZUTC + 2 hours
CETCentral European Time UTC + 1 hour
EESTEastern European Summer Time UTC + 3 hours
EETEastern European Time UTC + 2 hours
GMTGreenwich Mean Time UTC
ISTIrish Standard Time UTC + 1 hour
KUYTKuybyshev Time UTC + 4 hours
MSDMoscow Daylight Time UTC + 4 hours
MSKMoscow Standard Time UTC + 4 hours
SAMTSamara Time UTC + 4 hours
WESTWestern European Summer Time UTC + 1 hour
WETWestern European TimeWEZUTC

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