Best Cinemas in Islamabad and Rawalpindi

cinemas in rawalpindi and islamabad

Cinema is not only about making people dream. It’s about changing things and making people think.

~ Nadine Labaki

Something is interesting about cinemas. The quietness, comfy seats and buttery popcorn can surely lighten up your mood in a jiffy.

Visiting cinemas is an excellent fun way to kill time. Watching a movie in the cinema is one of my favorite pastimes because it is entertaining, it is cheap, and is a perfect way to unwind and relax.

Fortunately, Rawalpindi and Islamabad have one of the best cinemas in the country. These cinemas not only screen the latest movies but they also regularly host movie premiers where famous stars and celebrities come and meet the public.

For your ease, we have compiled a list of cinemas in Rawalpindi and Islamabad. All these options can be reached easily as well.

List of Cinemas in Islamabad

Cinema Location Contact Website
1. The Centaurus Cineplex (CC Cinema) 4th Floor, Centaurus Mall, 1 Jinnah Avenue, F-8, Islamabad 051-111-626-384 The Centaurus Cineplex
2. Cinepax World Trade Centre 2nd floor, Giga Mall, WTC, GT Road, Sector F, DHA Phase II, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory 051-111 246 372 Cinepax World Trade Centre
3. Raiha CineGold Plex Phase 7, Garden city, Bahria Town, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory 051-5706441 Raiha CineGold Plex
4. Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) Cineplex Club Avenue, Sector E, DHA Phase II, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory 051-2311001 Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) Cineplex

 1. The Centaurus Cineplex (CC Cinema)

Who isn’t aware of the Centaurus mall? It was the first mall of the twin cities, with its majestic architecture and spacious food court. Apart from shopping from different international brands, you can also watch a movie in the mall.

The Centaurus Cineplex is a good addition in the entertainment life of Islamabadis because it is always premiering new Hollywood, Bollywood and Lollywood movies.

Ticket price:

  • Standard 2D/3D ticket price is Rs600.

The ambassador category ticket price is:

  • 2D ticket Rs1,250
  • 3D ticket Rs1,500

You can also get the 3D glasses for Rs200 only.

Movie schedule: The first show starts around 11 a.m. and the last show is premiered around midnight.

Contact: 051-111-626-384
Location: 4th Floor, Centaurus Mall, 1 Jinnah Avenue, F-8, Islamabad
Website: The Centaurus Cineplex

centaurus cineplex - cinema islamabad

 2. Cinepax World Trade Centre

Cinepax World Trade Centre, also known as Cinepax Giga Mall, is situated on main GT Road, near DHA housing society. It is another great option for people coming from DHA, Bahria Town, and adjacent areas.

The Cinepax cinema also has amazing discounts for people who hold their membership card. You can get free tickets on your birthday, free popcorn, drinks and reward points which you redeem later on.

Ticket price: The standard movie price is Rs550.

Show timings: 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, Sector F, DHA Phase II, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory
Website: Cinepax World Trade Centre

 3. Raiha CineGold Plex

This cinema in Bahria Town, Islamabad is a perfect hangout place with best restaurants for the residents of Bahria Town and DHA. The cinema is famous for its movie premieres as well. The cinema is also offering membership for its customers.

The membership card allows you to avail multiple perks and benefits such as free tickets, discounts, free munchies, and exclusive ticket booth facilities.

Ticket price:

For a member of Raiha CineGold Plex:

  • The standard movie ticket price is Rs500 for one person.
  • The gold lounge ticket price is Rs800 for one person.

If you are not a member then the prices are different. For nonmembers, prices are:

  • The standard movie ticket price is Rs800 for one person.
  • The gold lounge ticket price is Rs1,000 for one person.
  • The red lounge movie ticket is Rs800 for one person.

Movie schedule: The first show starts around 11.30 a.m., and the last show is premiered at around midnight.

Contact: 051-5706441
Location: Phase 7, Garden city, Bahria Town, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory
Website: Raiha CineGold Plex

Raiha CineGold Plex - cinema in islamabad

4. Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) Cineplex

Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) is known for its exceptional services and beautiful architecture. It is a perfect place to spend a lovely afternoon with friends and family.

JFC Cineplex is the latest edition by Jacaranda Family club where members and nonmembers can enjoy their favorite movies. The club also gives offers to its customers now and then. Recently it is giving a 50% discount on movie tickets every weekend at 12-afternoon shows. This means you can have some quality time with your family and friends on a budget.

Ticket price: The standard ticket price is Rs600.

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

Contact: 051-2311001
Location: Club Avenue, Sector E, DHA Phase II, Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory
Website: Jacaranda Family Club (JFC) Cineplex

jfc cinema in islamabad

List of Cinemas in Rawalpindi

Cinema Location Contact Website
1. Cinepax, Jinnah Park Jinnah Park, Kachehri Road, Rawalpindi, 46000 051-111 246 372 Cinepax, Jinnah Park
2. Odeon Cineplex Kohistan Tower, Main Mall Road, opposite AFIC Hospital, Rawalpindi Cantonment, Punjab, Pakistan 051- 8437385 Odeon Cineplex

 1. Cinepax, Jinnah Park, Rawalpindi

Cinepax, Jinnah Park is the pioneer of modern cinemas in the twin cities. Cinepax Rawalpindi was the first modern cinema in Rawalpindi and Islamabad. The spacious halls, a huge variety of snacks and perfect location make it the best option for the residents of Rawalpindi.

It offers huge discounts as well. If you are a student, show your identity card on the ticket counter and get a whopping 40% discount every Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. If you are a member then you are entitled to get two birthday tickets and snacks on your birthday along with other discounts and freebies.

Ticket price: The standard ticket price is around Rs600.

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

Contact: 051-111 246 372
Location: Jinnah Park, Kachehri Road, Rawalpindi, 46000
Website: Cinepax, Jinnah Park

cinemas in islamabad and rawalpindi

 2. Odeon Cinema, Rawalpindi

Cinemas in Rawalpindi are usually located in the main city where people can reach easily. The latest edition in the city is the Odeon Cinema located in the heart of Rawalpindi Cantt. It is situated right in the middle of Rawalpindi. It is near to the Saddar metro bus station and can be reached on foot.

Odeon is a modern cinema with top-notch cinematographic technology and excellent staff. Currently, it is offering 50% off on movies for its members, and 30% off for its nonmembers.

Ticket price: The standard ticket price is around Rs600.

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

Contact: 051- 8437385
Location: Kohistan Tower, Main Mall Road, opposite AFIC Hospital, Rawalpindi Cantonment, Punjab, Pakistan
Website: Odeon Cineplex

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Cinemas in Islamabad and Rawalpindi are a great option if you want to have some family time or if you want to hang out with friends. Give these cinemas a try and let us know about your favorite one.

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