Plan your visit

Opening times

Whether you just can’t wait to start shopping or you’re wondering how long you can relax with friends in one of our restaurants, find all the opening times here.


Monday 09.00 – 17.30
Tuesday 09.00 – 17.30
Wednesday 09.00 – 17.30
Thursday 09.00 – 17.30
Friday 09.00 – 17.30
Saturday 09.00 – 17.30
Sunday 10.00 – 16.00 


Flipout is open until 20.00 Mon-Thur and 21.00 Fri-Sat.

Cosmo is open until 22.15 Mon-Thur, 23.00 Fri-Sat and 22.00 Sun.

Guest Services is open 

Monday 09.00 – 16.30
Tuesday 08.30 – 15.30
Wednesday 08.30 – 15.30
Thursday 08.30 – 15.30
Friday 08.30 – 15.30
Saturday 10.00 – 17.00
Sunday Closed 


Getting here

Frenchgate Shopping Centre is located in the heart of Doncaster city centre with easy access from the North and South by car, as well as by bus and train via the centre’s transport interchange.

Getting here by car

With easy access from the M18 and A1, getting to Frenchgate by car couldn’t be easier. Simply click on the map on our contact page to open Google Maps and see our location. Alternatively, if using a Sat Nav, enter DN1 1QN to find us.

Once here you can enter via one of two entrances, rooftop or multi storey, both having 24 hour access with a total of 1,200 shopper spaces and 500 rail ones. For those headed out on the train, wishing to use the long-stay rail car park, it is operated by East Coast Trains and can be accessed via our multi-storey entrance only.

Getting here by bus

With our transport interchange including a bus and train station, getting to Frenchgate couldn’t be easier. Buses regularly operate in and out of Frenchgate throughout the week. For information on what bus route to use to get to Frenchgate, please contact one of the bus providers below:

First South Yorkshire

01709 566000

Stage Coach

0845 850 6505


01709 700900

Getting here by train

Doncaster Train Station is operated by East Coast Trains and includes a number of services from all over the country right into the heart of Frenchgate. For more details and to book tickets, contact the relevant operator below:

East Coast Trains

0345 7222 5333

Cross Country Trains

0870 010 0084

Hull Trains

08450 710222

National Rail Enquiries

08457 484950

Northern Rail

0845 000125

South Yorkshire Transport Executive’s Traveline

01709 515151

TransPennine Trains

Travel South Yorkshire

01302 815003