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Services on the A40/A48/A449


Here are details on the services on the A40/A48/A449, starting in Central London and ending at Fishguard. Note that while there are no services on the A449, it is included to complete the connect the two more trunk sections of the A40 via the M4 route. Also on Motorway Services Online: Services on the M4, M5, M40, M50 and the A34.

Oxford

Oxford services
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Single site located at a junction. Motorway service area. Full details  At Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX33 1LJ. [Google Maps]
Baskin Robbins, Burger King, Dunkin' Donuts, Harry Ramsden's, KFC, Starbucks, Subway, Tossed, Costa Express, Krispy KremeFone Bitz, Waitrose, WHSmithEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Meeting Room, Picnic Area, Showers, Tesla Supercharger, Welcome Break GamingRamadabookBP, WHSmith, Costa Express, Krispy Kreme, Air1 AdBlueFree for two hours, charges afterwards
Full details: Oxford

Welcome Break services at J8a of the M40, where the A40 becomes a minor road. The main London-Oxford road bypasses this junction, but there is still signed access to the services.

Peartree

Peartree services
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Single site located at a junction. Full details  At Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 8JZ. [Google Maps]
KFC, Starbucks, Costa Express, Krispy KremeWaitroseEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Meeting Room, Showers, Welcome Break GamingTravelodgebook, Holiday InnbookShell (with: Autogas LPG), Select, Costa Express, Deli2go, Yorkshire TeaFree for two hours, charges afterwards
Full details: Peartree

Welcome Break's newest service area, previously a large Little Chef. It's not signed from the A40 but is from the A34 and the A44, and is close to it.

Eynsham

No HGVs. Two sites staggered between junctions.  Between Oxford and Cheltenham, Oxfordshire.. [Google Maps]
The westbound filling station is open 24 hours 

Westbound

BP, Shop, Costa Express, Rollover Hot Dogs, Car Wash

Eastbound

Esso, Tesco Express, Costa Express


MRH operate the westbound filling station
The Esso/Tesco Alliance operates the eastbound filling station
Notes: Both sites are actually accessible from both sides of the road. Both sites are also former Little Chef sites with the eastbound side also formerly including a Burger King. They are both now vehicle dealerships. The westbound side was formerly home to a café after the Little Chef.

Ross Spur

Ross Spur services
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Single site located at a junction. Full details  At Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 7QJ. [Google Maps]
Starbucks Drive ThruPicnic AreaBP, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, Greggs, SubwayFree for two hours, charges afterwards
Full details: Ross Spur

Former Welcome Break services at the end of the M50, now on the southbound carriageway only but easily accessed from both sides.

Symonds Yat

Symonds Yat services
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Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them. Full details  At Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6DP. [Google Maps]
 

Westbound

Route 40ShowersMurco, Spar, Costa Express, AdBlue, LPG

Eastbound

Gulf, Spar, Cafe, Cuisine de France, Car Wash


Full details: Symonds Yat

A former First truckstop on the eastbound side with a Gulf filling station and Spar shop on the westbound side.

Monmouth

Monmouth services
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Full details  At Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 4BG. [Google Maps]
Greggs, Starbucks, SubwayRaglan Lodge (westbound only)Esso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go
Full details: Monmouth

A large dual-sided service area on the A40 between Newport and Monmouth, once owned by Granada and recently reopened by Euro Garages.

Pont Abraham

Pont Abraham services
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Single site located at a junction. Motorway service area. Full details  Between Llanelli and Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, SA4 0FU. [Google Maps]
Costa, McDonalds, Costa ExpressFone Bitz, WHSmithEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Jackpot £500Texaco, Express Shop, Costa ExpressFree for two hours, charges afterwards
Full details: Pont Abraham

The smaller Roadchef services at the end of the M4.

Cross Hands

Single site located at a junction.  At Cross Hands, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, SA14 6RD.
The filling station is open 24 hoursStarbucksTravelodgebookEsso, Shop 'n Drive, Costa Express, Car Wash, Jet Wash
Rontec operate the filling station
Euro Garages operate Starbucks
Notes: Starbucks is housed in the former Little Chef/Burger King combination building, it was one of the 67 closures in January 2012. A McDonalds is located on other side of the roundabout. Former Total filling station site.