About Drake Circus


Drake Circus is Plymouth’s most popular shopping centre with more than 70 of the UK’s top brand names and biggest stores in the region all under one roof. These include Marks & Spencer, Primark, Next, Superdry, Topshop and many more. Here, you can browse for the latest fashions or discover great gifts for friends and family.

As well as our vast selection of shops in Plymouth, there are loads of places to stop and eat and with 1,270 parking spaces a visit to Drake Circus Shopping Centre on Charles Street couldn't be easier.

We are situated in the heart of Plymouth, easily accessed by car and public transport. We offer a Shopmobility service which provides powered scooters and manual wheelchairs to our visitors as required.

Drake Circus is open Monday – Wednesday 9:30 – 19:00, Thursday 9:30 – 20:00, Friday and Saturday 9:30 – 19:00 and Sunday 11:00 – 17:00. Store opening times may vary. Food will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.

The new Drake Circus The Barcode leisure destination includes a 12-screen Cineworld IMAX 4DX cinema as well as Paradise Island Adventure Golf and dining brands including Zizzi, Five Guys, Nando’s and Cosy Club. There’s more than 400 car parking spaces available, including five electric car charging points.

If you'd like to keep up to date with everything that’s going on at Drake Circus and Drake Circus The Barcode, including all of the latest offers and events, follow us on Twitter or find us on Facebook and Instagram.

Drake Circus offers a free Wi-fi service for use by our customers, so it couldn't be easier to keep up-to-date with the latest trends and tell your friends about your purchases on social media while you shop.  

Store opening times at Drake Circus Plymouth may vary. Food will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details. Please note the centre will be closed on Easter Day and Christmas Day. 

Please note that some retailers may vary from these times.

Search below for the shop details or view the full list of retailers

Getting here

Drake Circus
1 Charles Street
01752 223030
  • Car

    Drake Circus car park is situated off Charles Street.  It's clearly signposted via the city centre car park messaging system.  The postcode for Drake Circus is PL1 1EA.

  • Train

    Drake Circus is a 10 minute walk from the station and there are regular bus services to and from Plymouth train station.  Taxi stands can be found at Old Town Street. 

  • Bus

    Plymouth City Centre is served by Citybus and Stagecoach.  All operate in most areas of Devon and Cornwall.  There are many bus stops situated on Charles Street, all giving direct access to Drake Circus. Plymouth Coach Station is a 0.3 miles’ walk away from the centre.  Plymouth also operates a park and ride scheme with car parks at Coypool, Milehouse, and George junction.  For more help, contact www.plymouth.gov.uk

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