Welcome to Garden Square Shopping Centre, Letchworth’s premiere shopping destination. Situated in the heart of the world’s first Garden City, the centre is home to a wide range of national and local retailers including great names like Superdrug, Boots, New Look, Peacocks, Bonmarche and Costa Coffee.

Garden Square is an open and modern single level shopping precinct, conveniently connected to other parts of the town via the centre’s cruciform designed walkways, Commerce Way and Central Approach. It also benefits from a 400 space multi-storey car park which adjoins the centre.

Open 7 days a week, Garden Square Shopping Centre aims to cater for everyone’s shopping needs. Along with a wide retail mix, we also offer regular entertainment, promotions and events. We look forward to seeing you soon!


Garden Square Shopping Centre has a pay & display multi-storey car park open Monday to Sunday (FREE on Sundays).


Garden Square Shopping Centre is an open, single level mall, which has two main public pedestrian highways running through it; Commerce Way and Central Approach. In addition the multi-storey car park offers numerous disabled spaces on entrance level. The centre has been designed to offer accessibility to all.

Centre Toilets

Toilets, including disabled and children’s changing facilities are located behind Costa Coffee near the entrance to the multi-storey car park.

Getting Here

By Car: The centre can be found  from Junction 9 of the A1 (M). Located 25 minutes away from Junction 23 of the M25 or Junction 10 of the M1 via the A505, bringing you directly into Letchworth Garden City.

By Bus: Letchworth, Gernon Road (STOP F) is situated adjacent to the centre’s Gernon Road entrance with a regular local bus service serving the surrounding area. For information on routes and timetables visit Intalink’s website.

By Train: The centre is a 4 minute walk from Letchworth Garden City train station, with fast services from London Kings Cross and Cambridge taking just 25 minutes to reach Letchworth. For schedule information please visit the TrainLine website.

Shop Guide

For information on where our shops are located, click here to view our Shop Guide.

Amazon Lockers

Garden Square Shopping Centre has teamed up with Amazon.co.uk to provide you with a brand new way to collect your Amazon parcels. You can now select the Amazon Locker at Garden Square Shopping Centre allowing you to pick up your parcels at a time that is convenient for you*.

Here’s how Amazon Lockers works:

  1. Create your order on Amazon.co.uk
  2. At the checkout click choose a pickup location near you.
  3. Select the Locker location.
  4. Continue through checkout as usual.
  5. Once your order is delivered to the Amazon Locker, you’ll receive an e-mail with instructions and a unique pick-up code. When you go to the Amazon Locker, enter your pick-up code and the locker with your parcel will open.

* Your parcel will be available for pickup for three business days after you receive your pickup code. If your parcel is not picked up within the reservation window, it will be returned to Amazon.

A1 Poster Site Advertising

In partnership with Positive Media Marketing, we have big A1 poster sites (2 foot x 3 foot frames) located in key spots around the centre where thousands will view your message every day. Our poster sites are both effective and affordable, because they are positioned in captive areas where people stand, wait and want something to read or look at.

For further information please call Simon Grant on Free Phone 0800 915 4444 or email him at:

Email: simon.grant@positivemediamarketing.co.uk
Website: positivemediamarketing.co.uk

Promotional Space Opportunities

Exciting commercial opportunities, for new and established mall retailers and promoters, are available at Garden Square. Garden Square has a number of outdoor areas with excellent visibility that are available for hire for promotional and retail purposes, providing a great stage for both national and local businesses to promote their services and products.

For details of prices and availability, contact the shopping centre on 01462 480 281 or email info@gardensquare-shopping.co.uk