Store discounts at Drake Circus

Open Today

09:30 - 19:00

Here at Drake Circus we offer a range of discounts to members of the armed forces, NHS and emergency service staff and students. 

Whether you're searching for that perfect addition to your wardrobe, getting started on your Christmas shopping early or simply want to grab a bite to eat with friends and family, there are a whole range of discounts available for you to enjoy. 

Check out the offers below, or ask staff in store for details.

  Military Blue Light Student
Animal 10% 10% 10%
Ann Summers 10% - 10%*
Billabong 10% 10% 10%
Bill's 20%* 20%* 20%*
Boux Avenue - - 10%*
Build a Bear 10% - -
Cath Kidston - - 10%*
Claire's Accessories - - 15% (NUS)
Clinton Cards 20% - -
Cotswold Outdoor 15% 10% 10%
Drakes Fine Jewellers 10% - -
Ernest Jones 10% 10% 10%
Fat Face 10% - 10%
Foot Asylum - - 10%
Hotel Chocolat 5% 10% 5%
Jack Wills 10% - 10%
Joules  15%* 15% -
Krispy Kreme 20% 20% 10%
Mobile Bitz 10% - -
Monsoon - - 10% (Accessorize only)
Mr Pretzel 50p off per pretzel  50p off per pretzel  50p off per pretzel 
Paperchase 15% - 10%
Quiz - - 15%
Skinny Dip - - 20%
Sky Stand * See below - -
SuperDry - - 10%
The Fragrance Shop - 10% -
The Perfume Shop 10% 10% 10%
Topshop/Topman - - 10%
Vodafone Various - ask instore for details
Yo! Sushi - 20%* 25%*


* Ann Summers - Student discount offered on full price items only with a valid UniDays account. 

* Bill's - offer valid Monday-Friday only.

* Boux Avenue - Student discount offered on full price items only. 

* Cath Kidston - Student discount offered on full price items only. Terms and conditions apply - ask in store for details. 

* Joules - Military discount offered with Defence Discount Service Card.

* Sky Stand  - Military discount offers a reduced installation cost. 

* YO! Sushi - Blue Light and Student discount offered Tuesday-Friday and Sunday only. Sign up for emails to receive exclusive discount code. 


General opening times


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. 

The Barcode


Monday – Saturday: 11:00am-11:00pm

Sunday: 11:30am – 10:30pm


Five Guys

Sunday – Wednesday: 11am – 11pm

Thursday - Saturday: 11am - 12am



Monday  - Thursday:11am - 11pm

Friday - Saturday:  11am - 12am 

Sunday: 11am-10pm 

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


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.



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.

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:

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. 


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

Lost & Found is located at our Customer Service Desk at the Food Court

Free Wi-Fi available throughout Drake Circus

Download centre map