Number of McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom in 2024

April 30, 2024

How many McDonald's restaurants are there in the United Kingdom?

There are 1,439 McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom as of April 30, 2024. The country with the most number of McDonald's locations in the UK is England, with 1,221 restaurants, which is about 85% of all McDonald's restaurants in the UK.


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You can download the complete list of 1,439 McDonald's locations data as an Excel file, along with geo-coded addresses, phone numbers and open hours from our data store.

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Top 6 Countries with the most McDonald's restaurants


1,221 (85%)

A restaurant for every 46,099 people, in England with about 85% of the total number of McDonald's restaurants


113 (8%)

A restaurant for every 48,345 people, in Scotland with about 8% of the total number of McDonald's restaurants


75 (5%)

A restaurant for every 42,040 people, in Wales with about 5% of the total number of McDonald's restaurants

Country Number of restaurants Population Population per restaurant
England 1,221 (85%) 56.29M 46.10K
Scotland 113 (8%) 5.46M 48.34K
Wales 75 (5%) 3.15M 42.04K
Northern Ireland 28 (2%) 1.89M 67.64K
Isle of Man (0%) 85.00K 85.00K
Channel Islands (0%) 174.00K 174.00K

There are no countries without McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom

Cities with the most number of McDonald's restaurants in the United Kingdom

City Country Number of Locations
Glasgow Scotland 21
Birmingham England 21
Liverpool England 16
Leeds England 15
Westminster England 13
Manchester England 13
Edinburgh Scotland 12
Bristol England 12
Nottingham England 11
Leicester England 9

McDonald's vs competitors

Number of locations Number of States Number of cities
McDonald's   vs   Co-op Food 3,727 (+2,288 locations than McDonald's) 6 (Same as McDonald's) 1,159 (+412 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Greggs 2,269 (+830 locations than McDonald's) 4 ( -2 states than McDonald's) 1,173 (+426 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Subway 2,158 (+719 locations than McDonald's) 4 ( -2 states than McDonald's) 781 (+34 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Starbucks 1,296 ( -143 locations than McDonald's) 5 ( -1 states than McDonald's) 508 ( -239 cities than McDonald's)
McDonald's   vs   Pizza Hut 510 ( -929 locations than McDonald's) 4 ( -2 states than McDonald's) 227 ( -520 cities than McDonald's)

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Download the complete database of McDonald's Locations in UK

You can download the full list of McDonald's locations used for this analysis from our data store. Here is a random sample of 10 records for you to look at the fields and the data that we provide.

Name Street City Country Zip Code Phone Latitude Longitude Address Last Updated Date
Walthamsto 258/260 Hoe Street Walthamstow England E17 3AX 020 8520 2372 51.58365 -0.019 258/260 Hoe Street, Walthamstow, England, E17 3AX 2024-04-30
Watchfield Majors Road Swindon England SN6 8TQ 01793 784506 51.615101 -1.636736 Majors Road, Swindon, England, SN6 8TQ 2024-04-30
Whitchurch Wrexham Road By-Pass Whitchurch England SY13 1JZ 01948 661896 52.966524 -2.705279 Wrexham Road By-Pass, Whitchurch, England, SY13 1JZ 2024-04-30
Alcester Birmingham Road Alcester England B49 6PQ 01789 765630 52.204412 -1.876527 Birmingham Road, Alcester, England, B49 6PQ 2024-04-30
Sparkford Wakes Garage A303 Yeovil England BA22 7JE 01935 851623 51.02995 -2.57291 Wakes Garage A303, Yeovil, England, BA22 7JE 2024-04-30
Skipton Airedale Business Centre Skipton England BD23 2TZ 01756 793116 53.941082 -2.012942 Airedale Business Centre, Skipton, England, BD23 2TZ 2024-04-30
Boscombe 554/556 Christchurch Road Boscombe England BH1 4BH 01202 392741 50.72644 -1.841 554/556 Christchurch Road, Boscombe, England, BH1 4BH 2024-04-30
Bromley 1/3 Market Square Bromley England BR1 1NA 020 8460 7370 51.405732 0.014528 1/3 Market Square, Bromley, England, BR1 1NA 2024-04-30
Yate 38/40 West Walk Yate England BS37 4AX 01454 329185 51.541099 -2.415457 38/40 West Walk, Yate, England, BS37 4AX 2024-04-30
Singing Ke A55 Junction 31 Lloc Nr Holywell Wales CH8 8RF 01352 721266 53.273791 -3.305123 A55 Junction 31, Lloc Nr Holywell, Wales, CH8 8RF 2024-04-30

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