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Drake Circus Car Park

Our car park is open from 6.30am - 1am.

There are 1,270 parking spaces including bays for disabled drivers and parents with children 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 a 2m height restriction for the car park.

Up to 2 hours: £2.80
2-3 hours: £4.00
3-4 hours: £5.00
4-5 hours: £6.00
5-6 hours: £7.00
6-24 hours: £12.00

Customers can park for £2 if arriving after 5pm and leaving before the car park closes

You can also park overnight from 5.00pm until 10.00am the following day for £5. 

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

The nearest car parks for accessible vehicles over 2m are St Andrew St/Whimple Street, Guildhall and North Hill.

The Barcode Car Park

There are more than 400 car park spaces and five electric car charging points located within The Barcode car park.

The opening hours for the car park are:

Monday: 8am - 1.15am

Tuesday: 8am - 1.15am

Wednesday: 8am - 1.15am

Thursday: 8am - 1.15am

Friday: 8am - 3.30am

Saturday: 8am - 3.30am

Sunday: 8am - 1.15am


The car park’s tariffs are:

Up to 2 hours: £2.80

2-3 hours: £4.00

3-4 hours: £5.00

4-5 hours: £6.00

5-6 hours: £7.00

6-24 hours: £12.00

Customers can park for £2 if arriving after 5pm and leaving before the car park closes

Changing Places

We are registered with Changing Places, offering an accessible care room for customers who need it. This includes an adjustable height bench, peninsular toilet, hoist and adjustable wash facilities. Our care room can be found within the food court facilities on the first floor.

Phone Charging

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.  

Drake Circus Gift Card

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.


Free Wi-Fi available throughout Drake Circus

Recycling Bins

Recycling facilities are located throughout the centre

Kiddies' Ride

Children's rides are located on all levels apart from Car Park Level 2 - applies to Drake Circus only.

Information Pods

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

Photo booths

Photo booths are located on the Lower Mall, Old Town Street and on Car Park Level 2 - applies to Drake Circus only.

Click & Collect

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

Lifts & Escalators

Drake Circus and The Barcode offer step-free access and easy-to-use lift facilities to all levels.

Lost & Found Property

Lost & Found is located at our Customer Service Desk on the First Floor, Food Court Level (Monday – Friday) or at the Customer Service Desk on the Lower Mall (weekends).

Toilets & Baby Changing

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.

* applies to Drake Circus only


ATMs are located on the Lower Mall and at the Food Court - applies to Drake Circus only.


In order to hire a scooter or wheelchair from the team at Drake Circus, customers must be members of Shopmobility already.

To register, visit: Access Plymouth, Mayflower East Car Park, Mayflower Street, Plymouth, PL1 1QJ. More info is available on the website: http://www.accessplymouth.co.uk/

When registering, there is a 12 month registration fee of £12. For more information, call 01752 600633. 

When visiting Drake Circus, powered scooters and manual wheelchairs are available to hire at the centre on Level 2 of the car park. There is a £4 usage charge and only registered members can hire powered scooters.