It’s great to be open again and welcome you all back! Most of our stores and restaurants are now open, with others planning to reopen soon, please check store listings here for more details.

Retail opening hours are now as follows: Monday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday from 11am to 5pm.
Leisure opening hours are: Monday to Sunday from 11am to 9pm.

The car park can be accessed 15 minutes before store opening hours and will be locked at 9.30pm.

GETTING HERE

By Car

With over 500 spaces, Market Place Centre car park provides fast and easy access to the centre in a secure and safe environment.

If you are using a Sat Nav, use the postcode BL1 2AL.

From the motorway network follow the M61 to Bolton and then take the A666.

Leave the A666 at the Bolton North/Town Centre exit and follow the signs for Market Place Car Park.

By Bus & Train

The Bolton Bus and Rail Interchange is located a ten minute walk from Market Place Centre, on the corner of Newport Street and Trinity Street. There are also two bus stops located just outside the centre on Knowsley Street and also on Bridge Street.

If you are looking for trains to Bolton to visit Market Place Centre, Northern Rail offer services direct to Bolton and with TransPennine Express, you can save up to 50% on train tickets.

There is also a free Metroshuttle. The number 500 stops outside Market Place Centre every 15 minutes.

OUR FACILITIES

Parking

The Market Place Centre car park provides easy access to over 500 secure spaces. Opening times are: Monday to Saturday from 9.45am to 4.30pm and Sunday from 10.45am to 4.30pm.

First 60 mins are FREE, £1 for 2.5 hrs, £2 for 3.5 hrs, £4 for 4.5 hrs, £10 for 4.5 hrs+. Park FREE after 5pm, 7 days a week.

Cinema customer? Then validate your parking for FREE for up to 4.5 hours and £10 thereafter.

Shopping Mobility

We provide specific parking spaces close to the centre entrance on Level 2 Green for disabled shoppers and our multi-level car park offers convenient undercover facilities. All of our public toilets are accessible to disabled customers. A free wheelchair service is available from the Centre Management Office, upon request. Please visit the Third Floor for assistance.

Toilets, Baby Changing & Quiet Room

Our clean, spacious public and disabled toilets with baby changing facilities are situated on every floor.

A Quiet Room is also available on the ground floor. The entrance is on the East mall entrance between Pandora and New Look just over half way down on the right hand side.

MARKET PLACE MAP

Take a look at our floor maps below to find the destination you are looking for. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Visit our contact page.

The Vaults

Accessible Shopping
  • Accessible parking spaces close to entrances, and under cover in our multi-storey car park.
  • Disabled toilets in The Vaults and on the Ground, Upper Ground and Second Floors.
  • Eight customer lifts.
  • Baby changing and parents rooms in The Vaults and on the Ground, Upper Ground and Second Floors.
  • A free wheelchair service is available from the Centre Management Office, upon request. Please visit the Third Floor for assistance.