Motorway Services Online

Services on the A23


Here are details on the services on the A23, starting at Crawley and ending at Brighton. Also on Motorway Services Online: Services on the M25 and the A27.

Pease Pottage

Pease Pottage services
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Single site located at a junction. Motorway service area. Full details  At Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 9YA. [Google Maps]
Burger King, Costa, Greggs, West Cornwall Pasty Co, Costa Express, Krispy KremeM&S Simply Food, WHSmithEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Full Hou$e, Lucky Coin, Picnic Tables, ShowersBP (with: LPG), Shop, Costa, Costa Express, Krispy Kreme, Air1 AdBlueFree for two hours, charges afterwards

Full details: Pease Pottage

The smallest Moto site - arguably still a TRSA.

Handcross

Handcross services
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Southbound only. Single site located between junctions on the Southbound side only.  Southbound between Crawley and Brighton, West Sussex, RH17 6BL. [Google Maps]
The filling station is open 24 hoursCherries CafeBP, Costcutter, Costa Express, Rollover Hot Dogs, Car Wash, Jet Wash
Motor Fuel Group operate the filling station

Notes: It looks like the services were originally located at the start of the Handcross Bypass, but the top of this has been re-aligned as the road was extended northwards. As a result, the services have a fairly lengthy sliproad as they are quite a distance from the carriageway.

Bolney

Northbound only. No HGVs. Single site located at a junction on the Northbound side only.  Northbound between Crawley and Brighton, West Sussex, RH17 5QD. [Google Maps]
This site is open 24 hoursEsso, Shop, Costa Express, Rollover Hot Dogs, AdBlue Containers
MRH operate this site

Notes: Better known as 'Jeremy's Corner'.

Hickstead

Single site located at a junction.  Between Crawley and Brighton, West Sussex, RH17 5NZ. [Google Maps]
The filling station is open 24 hoursLittle Chef, Burger KingTravelodge[book rooms]Shell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2Go, Air1 AdBlue, Autogas LPG, Pay at Pump, Car Wash

Notes: Site also known as Ricebridge Services.

Pyecombe (North)

Northbound only. Single site located at a junction on the Northbound side only.  Northbound between Croydon and Brighton, West Sussex, BN45 7ED. [Google Maps]
This site is open 24 hoursTexaco, Spar, Rijo42 Coffee
Blakemore Retail operate this site

Notes: Also accessible to traffic on the A281.

Pyecombe (South)

Single site located at a junction.  Between Croydon and Brighton, West Sussex, BN45 7FJ. [Google Maps]
This site is open 24 hoursBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Cafe, AdBlue Cannisters
BP Express operate this site

Notes: Also accessible to traffic on the A273. These services opened in 2009, but they're on the site of a former Kwik-Fit/BP site which had been derelict for around five years.