Supermarket opening hours on May 1 and 2: Mercadona, Carrefour, Lidl or El Corte Inglés

This Saturday May 1 is International Workers’ Day, a holiday throughout Spain, while Sunday 2 is Mother’s Day. To this we must add that Monday the 3rd is a holiday in Madrid as the day of the autonomous community moves, because the 2nd falls on a Sunday.

For all this, many users are waiting to know the opening hours of the main supermarkets in order to be able to make their purchases without setbacks and without unexpected surprises.

Faced with these holidays, supermarkets have decided to modify their opening and closing hours to better suit the needs of their customers.

Mercadona

It does not open on Saturday 1st or Sunday 2nd. In this case, it has chosen to close both days, so it opens from Monday 3rd from 9:00 am to 9:30 pm. However, on Monday in the Community of Madrid or in regions where it is a holiday, it only opens from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Carrefour

It closes on Saturday, May 1 and opens during normal hours on both Sunday and Monday. Thus, it will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

To field

It only closes on Saturday the 1st, and on Sunday and Monday it keeps its establishments open. On Sunday it opens its doors from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., the same as on Monday.

Lidl

This supermarket adapts its schedules more. For example, on Saturday the 1st it closes in most of its stores but some open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. On Sunday 2 it opens from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., but in Madrid most of them change and open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Day

On Saturday it closes completely and on Sunday and Monday it depends on the community and the store, if it is Supermercados Dia or La Plaza de Dia. Both Sunday and Monday it will open from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. or from 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

The English Court

As for this establishment, it only closes on May 1, while on May 2 and 3 it will maintain its usual hours. On Sunday it opens from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., and on Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., although in the Community of Madrid from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.