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How To Respond To The Question, "What Time Is It?"

We use it is or it's when telling someone the current time.

It is eight twenty.

It's twenty to three

To respond to someone asking about the time of something in the future, a party etc. we can respond in the following way.

We use the preposition at when talking about a specific time of day.

The party is at nine o'clock on Saturday.

Our flight leaves at half past one.