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Store opening times may vary. Food will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.
Additional opening times
Store opening times at Drake Circus Plymouth may vary. Food will be open later – please check retailer websites for further details.
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 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
Our Drake Circus Plymouth car park is open from 6.30am - Midnight.
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
Park for just £4 if arriving at 4pm and leaving before midnight.
You can also park overnight from 5.00pm until 10.00am the following day for £5. 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
Recycling facilities are located throughout the centre
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.
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.
Lost & Found is located at our Customer Service Desk at the Food Court
Free BT Wi-Fi available throughout Drake Circus