Getting here and parking couldn’t be easier...

Parking in Luton town centre at The Mall couldn’t be easier.

Market & Central Car Parks

Take Junction 10 off the M1 and follow the signs to the town centre. Once on Gipsy Lane (A505) continue straight through the roundabout approaching St Mary's Road, where you will see a large church on your left hand side, remaining in the left hand lane pass through the first set of traffic lights. The Mall Luton will be on your left. A car park entrance can be found by taking the first slip road to the left (John Street) and following the road in to Melson Street which will lead you into Market Car Park.

Central Car Park is situated off Cheapside and can be found by continuing further along to the end of John Street.

Library Car Park

Alternatively, additional parking is available in Library Car Park and is located off Library Road behind Luton Central Library and adjacent to The Galaxy.

Sat Nav users should use the postcodes LU1 2JX for Market Car Park, LU1 2HN for Central Car Park and LU1 2NG for Library Car Park.

Various bus companies offer services to Luton Town Centre, including Arriva, Centrebus and Stagecoach. Many of these services stop directly outside The Mall or within a 5 minute walk.

For further information on their services then please visit their websites by clicking on the links below.

The Mall is a 5 minute walk from Luton Train Station. Exit the station towards the town centre. At the traffic lights cross over Guildford Street and you will see The Mall's entrance directly ahead of you.

Click here to view live departures and arrivals at Luton train station.


At The Mall Luton parking is easy, safe and secure. We have three car parks offering convenient access to your Mall shopping centre, all of which are accredited by the Park Mark® Safer Parking Scheme.

Market & Central Car Parks

These car parks offer 1,620 car parking spaces and are open 24 hours a day. Tariffs for these car parks are shown in the table to the right. 

  • Disabled Parking:
    • Market Car Park - 35 spaces on level 3 (adjoining Shopmobility).
    • Central Car Park - 31 spaces on levels 1 & 2.
  • Parent & Child Parking:
    • Market Car Park - 31 spaces on level 4.
    • Central Car Park - 32 spaces on level 1.
  • Electric car charging points:
    • Market Car Park - Ground level.
    • Central Car Park - Level 1.

Library Car Park

Library car park offers 104 spaces including disabled spaces and is open 24 hours a day. Tariffs for the library car park are also shown on the right. Sundays and Bank Holidays are priced as normal.

  • Disabled parking - 6 spaces on ground level.

 Height Restrictions

  • Market Car Park: 6'2"
  • Central Car Park: 6'2"
  • Library Car Park: 6'10"

Car Valeting

Car Valet Service available at Central Car Park (Level1) and Market Car Park (Ground level) 7 days a week. You shop while they wash! The area in each car park is clearly marked in orange. Simply park in an orange bay, choose which service you require and they'll do the rest.

The Mall's car valeting services is provided by Inter Car Cleaning, for more information visit


Approximately 20 spaces are available around The Mall for cyclists. Due to safety reasons no bikes are permitted in The Mall so please utilise these facilities.

Other information

  • Lost tokens will be charged at £6.00 plus parking fee
  • Car valet service available from £5.00
  • There is a grace period of a maximum of 15 minutes to drop off or collect without being charged for this time. To exit within these 15 minute, drive directly to the exit barrier and insert your chip coin.

Car park opening times

Market car park 24 hours
Central car park 24 hours
Library car park 24 hours

Car park tariffs

0-2 hours £1.50
2-3 hours £2.00
3-4 hours £3.00
4-5 hours £4.00
Over 5 hours £8.00
Thursday after 5pm FREE for late night shopping
All other evenings - 6pm to 6am £1.00
Sundays and Bank Holidays Up to 3 Hours - £1, Over 3 Hours - normal tariff applies
Up to 1 hour £1.50
1-2 hours £2.20
2-3 hours £3.20
3-4 hours £4.20
4-5 hours £5.20
5-24 hours £8.00
Sunday and Bank Holidays Normal prices apply

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