6 Cinemas in Islamabad To Visit For The Best Movie Experience

Cinemas in Islamabad

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Cinemas in Islamabad

This article lists all the details about cinemas in Islamabad. In the table below you can find booking information, ticket price, and location of all of the cinemas in Islamabad.

#Cinemas in IslamabadLocation Ticket PriceBooking Info
1The Centaurus Cineplex Centaurus MallRs. 600 – Rs. 1500051-111626384
2Raiha CineGold PlexBahria Town, Phase 7Rs. 500 – Rs. 1000051-5706441
3Cinepax World Trade CenterDha Phase IIRs. 600051-111246372
4The Arena Islamabad Bahria Town, Phase 4Rs. 800051-57319013
5Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) CineplexDha Phase IIRs. 600051-2311001
6Islamabad Club CinemaMain Murree RoadRs. 600 – Rs. 1500051-9046354
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1. The Centaurus Cineplex 

Centaurus mall was the first mall to open its doors in Islamabad and remains one of the most popular places for recreation in the capital. The Centaurus Cineplex is located on the 4th floor of Centaurus Mall. It consists of five cinemas including the premium Ambassador cinema, which is popular among foreign delegates and dignitaries.

The theatres in Centaurus Cineplex Islamabad are equipped with the latest Dolby Digital Surround EX sound system, wide screens, and comfortable seats. It has the facility to screen both 2D and 3D movies while enabling viewers to enjoy the delicious food items available on the premises. The Cineplex has a little over 500 seats. This includes the 17 luxury recliners in the Ambassador cinema.

The Centaurus Cineplex provides quality entertainment to the people of the twin cities by premiering new Hollywood, Bollywood, and Lollywood movies.

Ticket price:

  • Standard 2D/3D ticket price = PKR 600.
  • The ambassador category ticket price is:
  • 2D ticket = PKR 1,250
  • 3D ticket = PKR 1,500
  • Cost of 3D glasses = PKR 200.

Movie schedule: The movie schedule starts at 11 a.m. and lasts till midnight.

Contact: 051-111-626-384

Location: Centaurus Mall, 1 Jinnah Avenue, F-8, Islamabad

2. Raiha CineGold Plex 

Raiha CineGold Plex is a premium cinema in Bahria Town, Islamabad. It is ideally located for the residents of Bahria Town and DHA. 

Member Benefits: The cinema also offers membership for its customers. The membership card entails the holder availing benefits such as free tickets, discounts, free snacks, and exclusive ticket booth facilities.

Raiha CineGold Plex being the only luxury dine-in movie theatre in Islamabad is a popular option for an extravagant and memorable cinematic experience. The cinema offers a lavish experience with its elegant lobby with grand chandeliers, a multi-cuisine gourmet restaurant, comfortable leather seats, and recliners along with world-class sound and projection technologies. 

This luxury cinema offers moviegoers the option to enjoy 2D and 3D movies on its state-of-the-art screens. 

Ticket price:

For Raiha CineGold Plex members :

  • The standard movie ticket price = PKR 500 / person.
  • The gold lounge ticket price = PKR 800 / person.

For nonmembers, prices are:

  • The standard movie ticket price = PKR 800 / person.
  • The gold lounge ticket price = PKR 1,000 / person.
  • The red lounge movie ticket = PKR 800 / person.

Movie schedule: The movie schedule starts from 11.30 a.m. till around midnight.

Contact: 051-5706441

Location: Garden City, Phase 7, Bahria Town, Islamabad.

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3. Cinepax World Trade Center

Cinepax World Trade Centre, popularly known as Cinepax Giga Mall, is situated on GT Road, near DHA housing society. It is ideally located for people living in DHA, Bahria Town, and their adjacent areas.

Cinepax offers moviegoers multiple options for a great movie experience. This includes Silver, Gold, Platinum, and the unmatched CMAXX experience. Owing to its comfortable seats, cutting-edge sound and projection technology, wide-ranging food options and a lavish interior, this theatre in DHA Islamabad is a great place for families and friends alike.

Member Benefits: The Cinepax cinema offers amazing discounts for people who hold their membership cards. This includes free tickets on birthdays, free popcorn, drinks, and reward points which can be redeemed later.

Ticket price: The standard movie price is Rs600.

Movie Schedule: The first show starts around 11.30 a.m., and the last show ends at midnight.

Contact: 051-111 246 372

Location: 2nd floor, Giga Mall, WTC, GT Road, DHA Phase II, Islamabad.

4. The Arena Islamabad 

The Arena Islamabad is yet another popular recreational facility located in Bahria Town Phase 4. It offers highly anticipated movies for the residents of Bahria Town and the twin cities. 

The Arena is a 3D cinema equipped with a state-of-the-art projector and audio system. It has a total of 252 seats along with two VIP boxes with comfortable recliners for a relaxing experience.        

Apart from watching the movie, the visitors can feast on some delicious treats. Arena Islamabad also includes a gaming zone for kids and teenagers, a café, an exhibition hall, a shopping area, and much more.

Member Benefits: The Arena offers its visitors the option of a membership card.  The benefits of the membership include:

  • Free Gift Vouchers
  • Save big on Movie Tickets
  • Discount at Concession Stand
  • Discount on VIP Box
  • Free Ticket Wednesday
  • Exclusive Membership Counter
  • Exclusive Red Carpet & Premiere Passes
  • Earn rewards for watching movies

Ticket Price: Starting from PKR 800

Location: Phase 4, Bahria Town Islamabad.

Contact: 051-5731901-3 (For ticket reservations and information)

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5. Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) Cineplex:

Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) is known for its architectural beauty and high-quality services. Whether in the mood for bowling, an elegant dinner, or a movie, Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) is usually the first choice for the residents of DHA Islamabad and nearby areas.

JFC Cineplex is the latest addition by the Jacaranda Family club located in Defence Phase 2. Here both members and nonmembers can enjoy their favorite movies. It also offers a  50% discount on movie tickets for specific showtimes every weekend. Thus you can also enjoy a great movie on a budget.

Member Benefits: you can become a member of the Jacaranda Family Club to enjoy up to 25% off on movie tickets.

Movie Schedule: The first show starts around 11.30 a.m., and the last show ends at midnight.

Ticket price: The standard ticket price is PKR 600.

Contact: 051-2311001 Ext 2660 or 2661

Location: Jacaranda Family Club, Club Avenue, Sector E, DHA Phase II, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory

  6. Islamabad Club Cinema 

The Islamabad Club is located on Main Murree Road. However, you need to be a permanent or a guest member to avail of the facility. 

Islamabad Club Cinema offers a lavish experience with comfortable seats and good food. It screens both 2D and 3D movies. It has a seating capacity of 264 people.

Location: Main Murree Road, Islamabad Club, Islamabad

Contact: 0092-51-9046354, 9046351, 9046000


In conclusion, there are a variety of options available to the cine-goers in Islamabad from luxury cinemas like Raiha CineGoldplex to cinemas in malls like Centaurus and Giga Mall and also those in clubs like Islamabad club. Hence people from all areas of Islamabad and all segments of society can enjoy an enthralling movie experience.

Note: If you want your cinema to be added in this list, please contact us email us at: info@blogpakistan.pk

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