All the stores are spread far and wide all over the UK, so there might be a slight variation in the timings. However, here is an overview of the opening and closing hours of Boots.
While Boots offers a wide range of products, their pharmacies are also open. You can visit their pharmacies to get your prescriptions, over-the-counter medicines, advice, and treatments for minor ailments. Everything else that boots offers is open right now.
Boots Opening Times
All Boots stores across the UK open by 7:45 am – 9 am and they close between 5 pm – 6 pm. This entirely depends on the area you are living in. They are mainly operational between 8/9 am – 5/6 pm on weekdays. It is advised to call beforehand or find the time in your area through their online store locator.
|MONDAY||9:00 - 18:00|
|TUESDAY||9:00 - 18:00|
|WEDNESDAY||9:00 - 18:00|
|THURSDAY||9:00 - 18:00|
|FRIDAY||9:00 - 18:00|
|SATURDAY||9:00 - 17:30|
|SUNDAY||10:00 - 16:00|
On Saturdays, Boots operates between the hours of 8/9 am – 5/8 pm. This also depends on the area you reside in. However, only a few Boots stores are open till 8 pm. Most of them close between the hours of 5 pm – 6 pm.
On Sundays, Boots operates between the hours of 10:30 am – 5:30 pm. However, some of them also operate between 11 am – 5 pm. The area you live in will tell you what time the Boots stores near you will close and open.
Measures being taken in store
When you visit Boots, you can expect all social distancing protocols being followed and they have limited the number of people they are letting inside. They are also encouraging contactless card payments for your safety and their employees as they have increased their limit.
You can also download their app and link your Advantage Card to it to reap its benefits. You can do this by opening the app on your phone and then scanning it at the checkout counter so you can use the offers and still collect points through your card.
Boots has suspended their click and collect option. However, they are still offering delivery. Orders above £30 are being delivered for free. The available delivery slot will also be shown before you checkout so you can know your estimated delivery time.
The delivery might take longer than usual but you will be notified as soon as your order is dispatched from the stores.
Restrictions on items
There are restrictions placed on the number of things you can order online from their store, these include tissues and wipes, feminine hygiene, pain relief, cough and cold medicines, children's medicine, thermometers, hand sanitizers, and many other things.
This is why it is better that you visit Boots during the timings stated above so you don’t face any hindrances when it comes to buying certain things.
Boots is ensuring everything is still working in optimal condition. However, because of the times, you might not get everything. This is why it is advised to call beforehand so you can save yourself the trip in case what you want isn't available. Otherwise, visit the stores during these times and you are good!