Some Safeway stores are open 24 hours per day, but most are open between 16 and 20 hours per day. The store hours vary by location, and specific store hours for each Safeway location can be found on their website.
As of 2015, Safeway operates grocery stores in 18 states in the U.S. and all stores are open seven days a week. Most stores open between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. and close between 11 p.m. and 2 a.m. For instance, the Safeway in Aberdeen, Washington, is open daily from 6 a.m to 2 a.m, and the Safeway in El Cerrito, California, is open every day from 5 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Some stores have special hours for certain days. The Safeway in Great Falls, Virginia, is open Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. until 11 p.m., but it is only open between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. on Sunday.
Safeway Pharmacy hours are more consistent and are typically open between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m.