Energy Trading Hours
 

Trading hours are in U.S. Central Time unless otherwise stated.

For a listing of closing range time periods for CME Group products traded via open outcry, please click here.

 

Energy

Product Name
Pre-Open Electronic Trading (Sunday)
Electronic Trading (Sunday)
Pre-Open Electronic Trading (Weekday)
Electronic Trading (Weekday)
Open Outcry
CME ClearPort
Crude Oil (NYMEX)
Light Sweet Crude Oil (WTI) Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Crude Oil Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Crude Oil Volatility Index (VIX) Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
  18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Crude Oil TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
Crude Oil TAM LDN 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-11:30 ET
(17:00-10:30 CT)
17:50 ET
(16:50 CT)
18:00-11:30 ET
(17:00-10:30 CT)
   
Crude Oil TAM SINGAPORE 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-04:00 ET
(17:00-03:00 CT)
17:50 ET
(16:50 CT)
18:00-04:00 ET
(17:00-03:00 CT)
   
E-mini Light Sweet Crude Oil (WTI) - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Brent Crude Oil Last-day - Financial Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Brent Crude Oil TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
Brent Crude Oil Last Day TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
Brent Crude Oil Last Day TAM LDN 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-11:30 ET
(17:00-10:30CT)
17:50 ET
(16:50 CT)
18:00-11:30 ET
(17:00-10:30 CT)
   
Brent Crude Oil Last Day TAM SINGAPORE 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-04:00 ET
(17:00-03:00CT)
17:50 ET
(16:50 CT)
18:00-04:00 ET
(17:00-03:00 CT)
   
Russian Export Blend Crude Oil (REBCO) Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Russian Export Blend Crude Oil (REBCO)-Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Russian Export Blend Crude Oil (REBCO) TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-13:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
Gulf Coast Sour Crude Oil Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Brent Crude Oil Penultimate Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
  18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Ethanol
CBOT Denatured Fuel Ethanol Forward Month Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
  18:00-17:15 ET
(18:36-15:00 CT)
CBOT Denatured Fuel Ethanol Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
  18:00-17:15 ET
(18:36-15:00 CT)
Cash Settled Ethanol           19:36-16:00 ET
(18:36-15:00 CT)
Cash-Settled Ethanol Options           19:36-16:00 ET
(18:36-15:00 CT)
Natural Gas (NYMEX)
Natural Gas (Henry Hub) Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Henry Hub Natural Gas Last Day Physically-Delivered 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Henry Hub Natural Gas Last-day-Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Henry Hub Natural Gas Penultimate - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
E-mini Natural Gas (Henry Hub) - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
  18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Henry Hub Natural Gas Penultimate - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Henry Hub Natural Gas Last Day Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
  18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Natural Gas TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
Refined Products (NYMEX)
NY Harbor ULSD Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
NY Harbor ULSD Bullet Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
E-mini NY Harbor ULSD Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
NY Harbor ULSD TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
RBOB Gasoline Futures & Options 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
RBOB Gasoline - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
21:00-13:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
E-mini RBOB Gasoline - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
RBOB Gasoline TAS 17:00-17:01 ET (16:00- 16:01 CT) 18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
17:45-17:46 ET
(16:45-16:46 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-14:30 ET
(17:00-13:30 CT)
European Gasoil (ICE) - Financial Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Coal (NYMEX)
Central Appalachian Coal (CAPP) Futures 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Emissions (NYMEX)
California Carbon Allowance (CCA) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
California Carbon Allowance (CCA) Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Certified Emission Reduction Plus (CERplusSM) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Climate Action Reserve (CAR) Futures - Non Vintage 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Climate Action Reserve (CAR) Futures - Vintage 2009 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Climate Action Reserve (CAR) Futures - Vintage 2010 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Climate Action Reserve (CAR) Futures - Vintage 2011 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Climate Action Reserve (CAR) Futures - Vintage 2012 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Climate Action Reserve (CAR) Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Daily European Union Allowance (EUA) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Emission Reduction Unit (ERU) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Emission Reduction Unit (ERU) Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
European Union Allowance (EUA) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
European Union Allowance (EUA) Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
European Union Aviation Allowance (EUAA) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
In Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Serial Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures - Vintage 2009 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures - Vintage 2010 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures - Vintage 2011 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Futures - Vintage 2012 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance Option 17:00 ET (16:00 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET (16:45 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET (08:00-13:30 CT) 18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
Other
Uranium 17:00 ET
(16:00 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
17:45 ET
(16:45 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
09:00-14:30 ET
(08:00-13:30 CT)
18:00-17:15 ET
(17:00-16:15 CT)
For products traded solely via CME ClearPort Clearing, the hours are as follows: Sunday-Friday 6:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m. New York time/ET (5:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m. Chicago Time/CT) with a 45-minute break each day beginning at 5:15 p.m. (4:15 p.m. CT)

 

 
 

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