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 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.

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.

Commercial Enquiries

Commercial space and new opportunities at the Merrion Centre

For all enquiries please email info@merrioncentre.co.uk or to view details of all current available space available at the Merrion Centre please VISIT HERE

At the Merrion Centre, we have over 1 million square feet of retail, office and leisure accommodation, not to mention parking provision for around 1000 vehicles.

In 2017 alone, we welcomed over 11.5m visitors through our doors.

Given our size, city centre location and huge footfall, we offer property opportunities to suit a wide range of budget and space requirements.

On an average, we attract over 950,000 customers each month, making the Merrion Centre one of the busiest shopping malls in Leeds City Centre. Our anchor tenants include Morrisons, the ever-popular Home Bargains, Superdrug and the O2 Business Centre.


Office space at the Merrion Centre

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

For all enquiries please email info@merrioncentre.co.uk or to view details of all current available space available at the Merrion Centre please VISIT HERE


Job vacancies at the Merrion Centre

Nights Guest Service Assistant

Posted – 20 Jun 2018

The ibis Leeds City Centre Arena Hotel, are looking for a Night Guest Service Assistant to join their team.

Responsibilities include, running nightly reports, overseeing a busy reception area, you will be dealing with guests checking in/out, enquiries, whilst also having the experience to work in the bar, kitchen and restaurant areas, being flexible within your role supporting any department in line with business demands.

Experienced ‘all rounders’ are required!

Guest Service Assistant

Posted – 20 Jun 2018

The ibis Leeds City Centre Arena Hotel, are looking for a Guest Service Assistant/Receptionist to join their team.

Responsibilities will include the up-selling the hotel and local area plus overseeing a busy reception area, dealing with guests checking in/out and enquiries, and having the experience to work in the bar, kitchen and restaurant areas.

A flexible approach is required which includes supporting any department in line with business demands.

Temporary Promotional Staff

Posted – 20 Jun 2018

Are you looking for flexible work that accommodates to your studies and other demands?

Are you a bright and bubbly individual?

CitiPark are looking for outgoing, confident, professional and generally awesome people to join the team and help promote some of their amazing offers.

Essential skills:
Must be a good communicator.
Be clean and presentable
Willing to engage with the public
A ‘can do’ attitude at all times
Outgoing yet professional
Ability to work without supervision
Attention to detail

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7am – 9am and 5pm – 7pm

Full Time Stylist

Posted – 20 Jun 2018

Supercuts at the Merrion Centre are looking for a full time (38 hrs) stylist to work in their busy salon.

For further details and to apply, please visit the store on the main mall with a copy of your CV.

Part Time Sales Assistant

Posted – 20 Jun 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.

Store Manager (perm, full time 37.5 hours)

Posted – 20 Jun 2018

To maximise sales at Bonmarche Merrion Centre and profit through promoting excellent customer service and creating a culture which puts the customer first. Ensuring high retail standards are implemented and maintained in order to maximize profits. Responsible for the development and succession of the store team.

Main Areas of Accountability

• To maximise sales by always putting the customer first. Considers the customer in all areas of activity and exceeds the customer’s expectations to create a memorable shopping experience.
• Provide clear communication and direction, ensuring the team is motivated and aware of the Retail Strategy. Create opportunities for development and succession through regular on the job training ensuring the team are multi-skilled. Ensure personal development plans are kept live and objectives are set and reviewed.
• Embraces change and responds positively to new Company initiatives and directives.
• Proactively promotes multi-channel opportunities and engages and involves the team as and when required.
• Seek opportunities to market the brand through external events and PR opportunities.
• Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of business objectives, current performance indicators and utilise all commercial reports effectively.
• Implement and maintain high visual merchandising standards to ensure consistency across the brand in our visual proposition.
• Develop and implement proactive solutions and actions in order to meet business objectives.
• Demonstrate drive and the ability to manage time effectively. Prioritise tasks in order to deliver high standards in both shop floor and back of store areas.
• To communicate effectively with all areas of the business, establishing personal credibility and building strong relationships both internal and external.
• To adhere to all Company regulations regarding store operations and Company policies, procedures, Health and Safety guidelines and security processes.

Full Time Foreign Exchange (FX) Sales Advisor

Posted – 20 Jun 2018

Are you passionate about sales?

There could not be a more exciting time to join eurochange Ltd at the Merrion Centre than now!

We are looking for enthusiastic and engaging people to join our team. Your role with us will be an important one; you’ll deliver expert advice and excellent customer service.

To apply please forward your CV to hrapplications@eurochange.co.uk quoting ref: TMSALEEDS or apply online www.eurochange.co.uk/careers

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The Merrion Centre
Leeds, LS2 8NG

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