Motorway Services Online

Services on the A11

Here are details on the services on the A11, starting at Duxford (M11) and ending at Norwich. Also on Motorway Services Online: Services on the M11 and the A14.

Babraham

Single site located at a junction.  Between M11 and Newmarket, Cambridgeshire, CB21 6AP. [Google Maps]
The filling station is open 24 hoursLittle ChefHistory, Burger KingTravelodgebookShell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2Go, Car Wash
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: The Little Chef here became a 'Little Chef Choices', as part of this it included a Burger King which closed for a time but has now reopened. This is one of very few non-motorway services to be included on some road atlases.

Worsted

southbound only. No HGVs. Single site located at a junction on the southbound side only.  southbound between M11 and Newmarket, Cambridgeshire, CB2 4AX. [Google Maps]
Texaco, Express Shop
Notes: A small petrol station on the old southbound A11. There is a large lay-by at the same junction.

Newmarket

Newmarket services
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Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them. Full details  Between Cambridge and Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, CB8 0XG. [Google Maps]
 

Westbound

Starbucks, SubwayEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Tourist InformationBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Cafe, AdBlue Containers, LPG

Eastbound

Little ChefHistoryTourist InformationBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Cafe, AdBlue Containers, LPG


Full details: Newmarket

A fairly large service area shared with the A14.

Red Lodge

Red Lodge services
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Single site located at a junction.  Between Newmarket and Thetford, Cambridgeshire, IP28 8LB. [Google Maps]
This site is open 24 hoursRed Lodge Transport CafeAmple HGV parking
Notes: A popular cafe on the old A11.

Barton Mills

Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them.  Between Newmarket and Thetford, Suffolk, IP28 6AE. [Google Maps]
The filling stations are both open 24 hours 

Northbound

Esso, Shop 'n Drive, Costa Express, Jet Wash

Southbound

Little ChefHistory, Burger KingTravelodgebookEsso, Hursts, Costa Express, AdBlue Containers


Rontec operate the northbound filling station
MRH operate the southbound filling station
Notes: Also home to an ambulance station. Northbound is a former Little Chef, it was the only surviving AJ's site, and it offered a takeaway service, but it closed in 2012. The southbound one became a 'Little Chef Choices' in 2002. The Burger King here closed for a time but has now reopened. Northbound filling station changed from Total to Esso in 2012. The southbound filling station has recently been taken over by MRH and was also the final TRSA Esso-owned site.

Abbey Heath

Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them.  At Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1QN. [Google Maps]
This site is open 24 hoursBP, Hursts, Costa Express, Air1 AdBlue
MRH operate the filling stations

Besthorpe

Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them. Closes at night.  Between Thetford and Norwich, Norfolk, NR17 2LB. [Google Maps]
 

Westbound

Mr D's DinerBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Cafe

Eastbound

Shell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2Go


Shell operate the eastbound filling station
BP Express operate the westbound filling station
Notes: Former Happy Eater/Little Chef sites on either side.

Thickthorn

Single site located at a junction.  At A11/A47 junction, Norfolk, NR9 3AU. [Google Maps]
The filling station is open 24 hours.Little ChefHistory, Burger KingTravelodgebookShell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2Go, Air1 AdBlue, Car Wash
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: Also known as Norwich services.