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Spend it well at M&S

join us on Tuesday the 13th of June at M&S for their Spirit of Summer event. From 6pm - 8pm, M&S will be holding an...

Spring trends as worn by you

The days are getting longer and the weeks are getting warmer… finally! It’s time for a whole new season of trends! We took to the...

Cold Brew at Starbucks

For 40 plus years Starbucks baristas have been perfecting the craft of coffee and now they combine their craft with cold to delight...

Summer living at Next

Cast off the blankets and throw open the windows! Summer is just around the corner and with it, the opportunity to bring a taste of...

Modern Folklore at Topshop

Topshop’s new spring collection mixes folk-inspired pieces with contemporary styling to give a modern twist on summer dressing.

Hot Arrivals at H&M

Shake up your summertime repertoire with elevated classics, statement-making stripes and, if you’re lucky, sun-kissed skin!

Find the perfect fit at M&S

Chances are, you're not wearing the right size bra and you probably don't even realise it! Pop into M&S for a free bra fitting...

Summer sleeping bags at Mothercare

With warmer weather upon us (for now), shop summer weight sleeping bags for little sleepyheads at Mothercare. Swap out those winter...

Park 'til late at Drake Circus

Do you have a big evening out at the theatre planned? Popping into the city centre for dinner? Why not park with us? Our undercover...

Choc-tastic at Costa Coffee

Chocaholics rejoice, Costa Coffee have some seriously choc-alicious items on the menu to put a big chocalately smile on your face.

General opening times

Bank Holiday Monday

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 www.plymouth.gov.uk


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

Drake Circus car park is open from 6.30am - Midnight.

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.


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

Max charge of £4.00 if arriving after 4pm and leaving before Midnight.

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.