Metro Manila · Philippine Banking Hours during the Holidays

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Do you need to go to the bank during the holidays? Take a look at the bank schedules for the holidays this 201&. 

Here's the schedule of Philippine banks during the holidays:


According to Metrobank’s advisory, selected branches will be open during the holidays. For more information, take a look at this link. The PDF file in the link will show you that most of the branches will be open until noon during the holidays. However, some branches will still be open up to 4 pm in different parts of the country. To find out if you can go to your respective branch during the holidays, please refer to said link. 

Philippine Savings Bank (PS Bank)

While all online transactions and ATMs will resume its services, PS Bank branches will be closed on December 24, 25, 30 of 2016 and the 1st of January 2017.


We were informed that some branches will be open during the holidays on a limited schedule but to get more information on which Maybank branches will be open, you can call their trunkline 63 (2) 588 3777.


Chinabank representatives informed us that select branches will be open during weekends and holidays which includes December 24 and the 31st as well as January 2nd of 2017.

For more information about Chinabank’s holiday schedule you can call their Customer Contact Center at 63 (2) 885 5888. For domestic toll-free calls, you can call 1 800 1888 5888 for PLDT or 1 800 3888 5888 for Digitel subscribers.


Security Bank

For more information on their schedule please call their hotline 63 (2) 887 9188.

Land bank of the Philippines

All ATMs will be available for transactions during the holidays but if you need to go to your branch this time of year, you can call their toll free hotline 1 800 10 405 7000 for more information.

Philippine National Bank

Years ago, PNB kept its doors open during the holiday season but there is no advisory this year so it is best to call them at 63 (2) 573 8888 if you are planning to go to your PNB branch this holiday season.

United Coconut Planters Bank

UCPB will have extended banking hours up to 4 pm or 5 pm on regular days of December. 

Clients of the bank should be advised that all branches will be closed on the 24th, 25th, 30th, and 31st. All branches will also be closed on January 1st and 2nd of 2017.


Bank of the Philippine Islands

December 24-25 - All branches and kiosks closed

December 26 - Branches and kiosks with Saturday operations will be open

December 27 - Branches and kiosks with Sunday operations will be open

December 28-29 - All branches and kiosks are open on these dates. There are some branches that won't be open though so be sure to call your the bank before going there.

December 30 - Selected branches open

December 31-January 2, 2017 - All branches and kiosks closed

BPI’s automatic teller machines (ATMs), cash deposit machines, POS terminals, BPI Express Mobile, and their electronic banking platform will be available this Christmas.

For corporate clients, it is best to contact your account officers for all transactions with BPI ExpressLink.


Select branches of RCBC will be open on December 26 to 30 except on Christmas Day. 

BDO Unibank

According to BDO representatives, selected branches will be open on the 24th, 26th, and 27th. Automated teller machines and electronic banking will be available to handle banking services. It is best to call your respective branch. 
If you are in Metro Manila during the holidays, the BDO branch in SM Cubao is open until 7 pm.  


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