Open today

09:00 - 20:00

I'm interested in renting a display area within Drake Circus. Who do I contact for more information?

Please contact our agents, Space & People - you can contact them by email or phone on 0845 241 8215.


Who should I contact to discuss leasing one of your retail units?

For any enquiries relating to leasing a unit, please contact James Martin at Smith Young, our letting agent, by email ( or phone on 0114 256 8089.


I'm interested in organising a charity event and/or charity collection. Who do I contact for more information?

Drake Circus heavily supports four chosen charities per year, which have been selected by our team. All of our focus and effort goes into supporting these charities and we unfortunately cannot accept any other charity requests.


Who do I need to contact to carry out maintenance work within the Centre?

Please email our Technical Services Manager, James Farley, with regards to any on-site maintenance work. Alternatively, you can email Technical Services, or call reception on 01752 223030.


I would like to take pictures or carry out surveys within the Centre. Who do I contact for more information?

Please contact Centre Management and place all requests in writing, giving as much detail as possible, and a member of staff will contact you. For information about the shopping centre, please contact our receptionist on 01752 223030, or drop us an e-mail.


Who do I contact to discuss advertising within the Centre?

We have oppotunities with lift advertising and scrren advertising.

Screen Advertising

Clearchannel  0845 4508421


Lift Advertising 

Limited Space  01202 708 884

For any other advertising enquiries please e-mail us


Who do I contact regarding any PR related enquiries?

For all PR enquiries, please contact Onshore Communications on 01752 262 432. Out of hours please contact Simon Whittam on 0207 873 2316.

General opening times


Store opening times may vary. Food will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.

Additional opening times

Store opening times may vary. Food will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.

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 is served by Citybus, First Bus 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.  Bretonside bus station is also situated within 100m .  Plymouth also operates a park and ride scheme with car parks at Coypool, Milehouse, and George junction.  For more help, contact


ATMs are located on the Lower Mall and at the Food Court

Drake Circus car park is open from 6.30am - 10.30pm.

There are 1,270 parking spaces including bays for disabled drivers and parents with children. These are situated on Levels 1, 2 and 3. Please note that disabled spaces are for blue badge holders only and you must display your badge. There is also a 2m height restriction for the car park.


Less than 1 hour: £1.40

1-2 hours: £2.80

2-3 hours: £3.90

3-4 hours: £4.80

4-5 hours: £6.00

5-6 hours: £7.20

6-24 hours: £12.00

You can also park overnight from 5.00pm until 10.00am the following morning for £8. Please note that you must arrive after 5.00pm and leave before 10.00am.

We are proud that our car park has been issued the Park Mark, an award given by the Police to car parks that have achieved the standards of the Safer Parking Scheme, designed to reduce crime in car parks.

You can buy Drake Circus Gift Cards from the Customer Service desk which is located on the Food Court / Car Park Level 1 in the centre, or if you would prefer to purchase online, then please click here.

Gift card amounts available to purchase range from £5 up to £500, and you will be able to use the gift cards in all shops at Drake Circus with the exception of EE, Spud-u-like, Fuel Juice, Regus and Krispy Kreme.

Information Pods featuring live bus timetables and electronic centre guides are located throughout the centre

Children's rides are located on all levels apart from Car Park Level 2

We have installed the award winning, secure device charging system Chargebox at Drake Circus.

Chargebox provides a secure and private way to charge your devices. It's simple, reliable, convenient and it's FREE!

You can find the Chargebox units on the food court level near to the toilets.  

Photo booths are located on the Lower Mall, Old Town Street and on Car Park Level 2

At Drake Circus, we are proud to have won Loo of the Year Award every year running since opening. 

Public toilets are available on the Lower Mall and at the Food Court. 

We also have a special care room which has specialist equipment for disabled people.



A number of stores within Drake Circus offer a Click & Collect service - please see individual store pages under the 'Shops' tab for more information.

Free BT Wi-Fi available throughout Drake Circus


Drake Circus offers step-free access and easy-to-use lift facilities to all levels

You can hire scooters and wheelchairs from Access Plymouth, a charity organisation set up to help people get out and about in Plymouth. 

You will need to register and there is a 12 month registration fee of £12. For more information, click here or call 01752 600633. 

Powered scooters and manual wheelchairs are also available to hire at the centre on Level 2 of the car park. There is a £3 usage charge and only registered members can hire powered scooters.