We don't offer family or children's facilities or play areas at Drake Circus, but often have events and installations throughout the year at Christmas or Easter, for example.
What family / childrens facilities are there at Drake Circus? Are there childrens play areas?
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.
Monday – Saturday: 11:00am-11:00pm
Sunday: 11:30am – 10:30pm
Sunday – Wednesday: 11am – 11pm
Thursday - Saturday: 11am - 12am
Monday - Thursday:11am - 11pm
Friday - Saturday: 11am - 12am
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.
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.
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
ATMs are located on the Lower Mall and at the Food Court
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 just £4 if arriving at 4pm and leaving before 1am.
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.
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
Recycling facilities are located throughout the centre
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.
Drake Circus offers step-free access and easy-to-use lift facilities to all levels
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.
Lost & Found is located at our Customer Service Desk at the Food Court
Free Wi-Fi available throughout Drake Circus