Java Convert String to Datetime using SimpleDateFormat

Hey guys in this short article, you will learn how to convert the String into datetime with time zone in Java.

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To convert String into date we need to use parse() method on the SimpleDateFormat() object.

Date d = simpleDateFormat.parse("2021-12-31");

Convert date to dd/MM/yyyy format

public class ConvertStringToDate {
	public static void main(String[] args) {
		SimpleDateFormat ft = new SimpleDateFormat("yyyy-MM-dd");
		String date = "2021-12-31";
		Date t;
		try {
			t = ft.parse(date);
		} catch (ParseException e) {


Fri Dec 31 00:00:00 IST 2021

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Bushan Sirgur

Hey guys, I am Bushan Sirgur from Banglore, India. Currently, I am working as an Associate project in an IT company.

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