Opening Hours

Melbourne Central is open 7 days a week, however different days mean different times. See our regular trading hours below. Check this page for updates on all extended, holiday and special event trading hours so you know exactly how to schedule your time.

Individual stores may vary from the centre's standard trading hours:
- Some of our cafés open earlier than 10am.
- Most Level 3 retailers, including Hoyts, Strike, Asian Beer Café and the Melbourne Central Lion Hotel, are open until late.

View individual store trading hours here

Individual store times may vary on public holidays. For Hoyts, Level 3, Level 2 Dining Hall and Lower Ground Eatery, please check with individual retailers for specific opening and closing times.

Christmas 2023

Thu 14 Dec - Sat 23 Dec 9am - 9pm
Sun 24 Dec 10am - 5pm
Mon 25 Dec Closed
Tue 26 Dec 9am - 9pm
Wed 27 Dec 10am - 7pm
Thu 28 Dec - Fri 29 Dec 10am - 9pm
Sat 30 Dec - Sun 31 Dec 10am - 7pm
Mon 01 Jan 10am - 6pm


Monday 10am - 7pm
Tuesday 10am - 7pm
Wednesday 10am - 7pm
Thursday 10am - 9pm
Friday 10am - 9pm
Saturday 10am - 7pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm


Melbourne Central
Cnr LaTrobe and Swanston Streets
Melbourne VIC 3000


Car Park Hours

The Melbourne Central Car Park is open 24 hours a day from Monday to Sunday. It has one of the cheapest rates in the CBD.

Major Stores Opening Hours

Individual major and specialty stores listed may vary with the centre specific trading hours. Please contact stores individually to confirm. 

Located on LG
03 9663 5245
Open from 6am - 12am today
JB Hi-Fi
Located on 1
03 9906 3500
Open from 9am - 6pm today