Centre Information

Your handy guide to all things Merrion Centre

Opening Times

We’re open today

Our regular opening times are 6:30am to 9:30pm Monday to Saturday, and 10am to 6pm on Sundays.

Opening times for specific outlets may vary. We recommend checking individual stores directly to check when they’re open.

Just remember – opening times on public and bank holidays are always subject to change.

06.30am – 09.30pm
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How to find us

The heart of the City Centre

The Merrion Centre is conveniently located right at the heart of Leeds City Centre Arena Quarter. You’ll find us where the Leeds shopping quarter meets the civic quarter, northern office area and the city’s two main universities.

Getting here

The Merrion Centre is around 10 minutes walk from Leeds train station and Leeds bus station. With bus stops right outside our doors, around 20 different buses regularly pass by the shopping centre. We’re also on the free Leeds Metro bus route.


Park simply and securely in our very own multi-storey car park, operated by CitiPark. With almost 1,000 parking spaces, 24 hour security and CCTV, there’s no better place to park for instant access to the Merrion Centre. Parking starts at just £1.50 per hour on evenings and at weekends.

The car park is also located right by the O2 Academy, Millennium Square, Leeds City Museum and the first direct Leeds Arena. As the official car park for the arena, CitiPark operate a special tariff for events, offering visitors the chance to park for just £5 on the night.

Mode of transport

Services & Facilities

Everything you need

Customer Services, Lost Property & Security Information

The Merrion Centre is a secure, fully managed shopping centre which is monitored by 24-hour CCTV and SIA trained security staff.

If you have any queries during your visit or require any assistance (e.g. lost property), please don’t hesitate to contact Centre Management on the Balcony level.

Click here to read more about our Visitor Code of Conduct.

We welcome any feedback from customers to assist in enhancing their experience.

Lifts & Escalators

The Merrion Centre offers disabled-compliant lifts and escalators to allow easy access to the Balcony, street level stores and cafes.

All lifts and escalators are shown on our Centre Map.

Cash Machines / ATM's

You’ll find cash machines in two locations.

Inside the shopping centre, there are three cash machines right next to Home Bargains (opposite Daydreamers Florists). Outside the centre, there is also an ATM by Sainsbury’s on Woodhouse Lane.

Free Wi-Fi

We offer all Merrion Centre visitors free wi-fi. It’s super fast, so you can head online every time you come shopping.

Simply connect your device to _MerrionFreeWifi

Toilets & Baby Changing

We operate a Toilet Charter service – any of our cafes and stores can direct you to the nearest toilet or baby change facility.

If you’re lost or stuck, just speak to a member of the Centre staff, who will be happy to help.


Located right by the lifts to CitiPark, our Shopmobility store has a range of mobility aids you can book in advance to help you with your shopping trip.

To hire any equipment you need to be a member, which requires a simple registration and a safety assessment. You’ll need to take two forms of identification (with your address printed on), preferably one that is a photo I.D, and they can get you registered.

Please call in advance to make a booking or for any other enquiries, please contact Leeds Shopmobility on 0113 247 0010, or alternatively, email to info@leedsshopmobility.co.uk.

For full details visit merrioncentre.co.uk/shopmobility

Amazon Lockers

Your deliveries and returns couldn’t be easier with our Amazon Lockers.

Read more about them here.

O2 Business Centre

The O2 shop at the Merrion Centre is the flagship store for the entire North of England. Their in-store Business Centre can be used for meetings, interviews and training days. It’s ideal for entertaining clients in a professional environment.

The meeting space holds up to twelve delegates, offering use of the following facilities: interactive whiteboard, printer, scanner, photocopier, wi-fi and conference phone. Complimentary refreshments are also provided.

For further information, please call the O2 store on 0113 242 7406 or visit meetingsbooker.com .

Bag Drop Facility

Due to our location directly opposite the First Direct Arena, we are pleased to be able to support visitors in offering a secure Bag Drop Facility on Arena event nights.

This service is available at £5 per bag for up to a maximum of 24 hours, and can be found at the Centre Management Suite on the upper balcony level.

Please note – bags are subject to a search prior to accepting. The Merrion Centre is not responsible for any items left within storage.

Bicycle Parking

There are a number of cycle racks for visitors to use located around the Merrion Centre at the following locations:

• Merrion Street
• Woodhouse Lane
• Merrion Way
• Wade Lane

West Yorkshire Police - Project Servator

The Merrion Centre is actively involved with Project Servator which aims to deter, detect and disrupt criminal activity.

For further information visit: westyorkshire.police.uk/projectservator


Retail & leisure opportunities available

Welcoming over 11.5m customers in 2017, the Merrion Centre has over 1 million square feet of retail and leisure accommodation, not to mention parking provision for around 1000 vehicles


For Promotional Space enquiries, please contact:
Tel: 0845 241 8215
Web: spaceandpeople.co.uk

Offices TO LET

Office space available

The Merrion Centre is also home to nearly 250,000 sq ft (23,225 sq m) of office accommodation including (amongst others) Wade House and Town Centre House.



Job vacancies at the Merrion Centre

Sales Advisor

Posted – 14 Dec 2018

eurochange are looking for a Sales Advisor to join the Merrion Centre team. With the rapid expansion of the business and continuing career opportunities available, there could not be a more exciting time to join eurochange ltd than now!

You will be providing eurochange customers with exceptional service and expert knowledge to suit their needs, promoting eurochange products to meet and exceed your personal targets and other key performance indicators, along with providing a positive contribution to the store’s profitability.

If you have a genuine passion for customer service and are motivated to meet sales targets apply by visiting www.eurochange.co.uk


Posted – 23 Nov 2018

Do you love being a Hair Stylist and want to develop and excel in your chosen career? Supercuts believes that good looks cost less. With over 140 salons nationwide and no appointment necessary, guests can get great advice and style without the high-end price with haircuts starting from £14.95.

Supercuts at the Merrion Centre are currently looking for a fully qualified, full time (38 hours) stylist.

Experience is preferred but not essential.

Please contact the salon on 0113 245 3544 for more information.

StepChange Debt Charity is recruiting

Posted – 06 Dec 2018

StepChange Debt Charity, based in Wade House are looking for new candidates to fill a wide variety of roles.

Blue Sakura - Various Positions Available

Posted – 06 Dec 2018

Set to open in Autumn 2018, Blue Sakura will offer a unique all you can eat concept of Japanese sushi and Asian style grill.

Get acquainted with hundreds of delicious cold and hot traditional Japanese Sushi dishes at an affordable price all ordered via touch screen technology at their tables.

The restaurant is perfect for both larger parties and intimate evenings alike with its unique Japanese décor.

The team are now recruiting the following positions:


Part Time Sales Assistant

Posted – 06 Dec 2018

Part time Store Assistants required at Home Bargains store at the Merrion Centre.

Store Assistants will cover a range of store duties including stock replenishment, cash handling and helping to maintain excellent store standards.

For further details and to apply please click the link below.

Get in touch

Get in touch

The Merrion Centre
Leeds, LS2 8NG

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