10 Best Date And Time Picker JavaScript Plugins (2022 Update)

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What is Date/Time Picker

Web developers are searching for ways to let their website users easily select a date, time or a special range of dates. One of the nifty solutions known as date and time picker provides just such an ability. Unlike conventional text fields, date and time pickers let you choose a value for a day, month, year, hour, minute or any other unit of time.

In the world of web development, a date/time picker is a type of user interface component, which makes it easier to help visitors to quickly select dates, times and/or date ranges on the booking, schedule, event calendar web apps.

The Best Date/Time Picker

When designing an app or a website that allows the user to input date and time information, you may need to include a date/time picker in your design.

The most useful (sometimes) thing about these date and time pickers is that you don’t need to write any code for them. Sometimes, with all the things to do, it’s nice to have a plugin that would do it for you.

In this post you will find the 10 best Date/Time Picker plugins implemented in jQuery and Pure (Vanilla) JavaScript. They're easy to install and extend your site with time and date features. Enjoy!

Originally Published Dec 04 2017, updated Jan 14 2022

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jQuery Date/Time Picker Plugins:

Clean jQuery Date and Time Picker Plugin - datetimepicker

datetimepicker is a jQuery plugin that popups a simple and clean date & time picker interface when an input field on focus.

Clean jQuery Date and Time Picker Plugin - datetimepicker

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Customizable Date/Time Picker Component For Bootstrap 4

This is a useful and highly customizable date/time picker component for Bootstrap 4 framework that uses Font Awesome icons instead of Bootstrap 3 Glyphicons.

Customizable Date/Time Picker Component For Bootstrap 4

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Persian (Jalali) Calendar & Data Picker Plugin With jQuery - kamaDatepicker

kamaDatepicker is a customizable jQuery Jalali (Shamsi) calendar plugin for jQuery that makes it easier to select Persian(Jalali) dates with lots of useful options.

Persian (Jalali) Calendar & Data Picker Plugin With jQuery - kamaDatepicker

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Beautiful Datetime Picker With jQuery And Moment.js

Yet another date & time picker plugin which appends a pretty nice, multi-language date and time selection popup to a hidden input field using jQuery and moment.js JavaScript libraries.

Beautiful Datetime Picker With jQuery And Moment.js

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Customizable Date & Time Picker For Bootstrap 4

A simple-to-implement and highly customizable jQuery date & time picker plugin for the latest Bootstrap 4 framework.

Customizable Date & Time Picker For Bootstrap 4

[Demo] [Download]


Vanilla JS Date/Time Plugins:

Minimal Date & Time Picker – dtsel

A minimal, clean, simple-to-implement date & time picker in plain JavaScript.

Minimal Date & Time Picker – dtsel

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Material Inspired Date & Time Picker – simplePicker

A vanilla JavaScript plugin to create Material Design inspired date picker with time picker integrated.

Material Inspired Date & Time Picker – simplePicker

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Beautiful Date Picker Component – MCDatepicker

A well-designed, fully responsive, highly-customizable, framework-agnostic date & date range picker component written in Vanilla JavaScript.

Beautiful Date Picker Component – MCDatepicker

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Vanilla JavaScript Date & Date Range Picker For The Web

A flexible, powerful, accessible, multi-language, framework-agnostic date & date range picker for modern web design.

Vanilla JavaScript Date & Date Range Picker For The Web

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Flat Style JavaScript Date Picker – flatpickr

flatpickr is a super simple JavaScript library which enables the visitor to pick a date from a flat, clean, customizable calendar.

Flat Style JavaScript Date Picker – flatpickr

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Conclusion:

In this article, we’ve reviewed the 10 best Date And Time Picker JavaScript plugins. Keep in mind that a lot of developers will find such plugins as unnecessary and prefer to write their own instead. That is fine, but if you are looking for something professional, easy to install and use, you should check out one of the plugins we have listed above.

Seeking more jQuery plugins or JavaScript libraries to create awesome date/time pickers on the web & mobile? See jQuery Date Picker and JavaScript Date Picker sections for more details.

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