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Services on the A5

Below is a list of all the signposted services on the A5 between Dunstable and Bangor.

The following roads meet the A5, and also have services guides on this website: M6, M42, M56 and the A55.

Fenny Stratford

Single site located at a junction. 24 hours: The filling station and McDonald's are both open 24 hours  At Milton Keynes, MK17 9RB. (Google Maps)
The filling station and McDonald's are both open 24 hoursMcDonald's Drive ThruShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Car Wash
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: Sometimes known as just 'Milton Keynes'. A farm shop is also accessible via the services. A Little ChefHistory here closed in February 2012. The Little Chef also was originally a Kelly's Kitchen, and later became a Little Chef Choices site, where it offered Caffe Ritazza and Harry Ramsden's too. The filling station was a Petrolfina and then a Total; it changed to Shell in December 2012.

Rugby

Official truckstop. Single site located at the side of the road. 24 hours: The filling station is open 24 hours  At Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23 0AE. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hoursRestaurant, BarMeeting Rooms, ShowersFuel, AdBlue, LPGHGV parking available
Nightowl Truckstop operate this site
Notes: Truck Stop signposted as services from M1 junction 18. This site was bought by Nightowl from BP in 2001.

Hinckley

Single site located between junctions. 24 hours: This site is open 24 hours  At Nuneaton, Warwickshire, LE10 3ED. (Google Maps)
This site is open 24 hoursBP, Shop 'n Drive, Costa Express, Car Wash, Jet Wash
Rontec operate the filling station
Notes: The filling station was formerly operated by Snax 24.

Tamworth

Single site located at a junction. Facilities available 24 hours. Motorway service area. Full details  At Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 5PS. (Location Map)
Burger King, Costa, Eat & Drink Co, Greggs, Costa Express, Krispy KremeLadbrokes, M&S Simply Food, WHSmithChildren's Play Area, Ecotricity electric vehicle charging point, Full Hou$e, Lucky Coin, Picnic Area, ShowersTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Subway, Starbucks on the Go, AdBlue ContainersFirst two hours free, charges afterwards
Full details: Tamworth

Moto services at the large M42 roundabout.

Shrewsbury

Single site located at a junction. 24 hours: The filling station is open 24 hours  At Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 0DA.
The filling station is open 24 hoursLittle ChefHistory, Burger King, Starbucks Drive ThruEcotricity electric vehicle charging pointTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Greggs, Subway, Starbucks on the Go, Car Wash
Euro Garages operate the filling station and the restaurants
Notes: The Little Chef opened in 1995 and gained a Burger King, Coffee Tempo! and a Good To Go. These are all expected to close in 2017.

Montford Bridge Lay By

Single site located between junctions. Closes at night.  Between Shrewsbury and Oswestry, Shropshire, SY4 1EB. (Google Maps)
Montford Bridge CafePicnic Area, Toilets
Notes: This is signed as a rest area/tourist attraction.

Nesscliffe

Eastbound only. Single site located between junctions on the Eastbound side only. 24 hours: The filling station is open 24 hours  Eastbound between Shrewsbury and Oswestry, Shropshire, SY4 1BZ. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hoursNesscliffe Pit Stop CafeShell, Spar, Costa Express, RolloverHGV parking available
Notes: The site was formerly branded as Esso; the site completely closed in 2012 but reopened in 2014. The cafe was formerly known as 'Food Station'.

Mile End

Single site located at a junction. 24 hours: The filling station is open 24 hours.  At Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 4JA. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hours.Little ChefHistory, Burger KingEcotricity electric vehicle charging point, Tourist InformationTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, Subway, Greggs, Car Wash, Air1 AdBlue
Euro Garages operate the filling station
Notes: This was a large service area built on the bypass, to replace facilities which were no longer accessible. The Little Chef gained a Burger King, and in 2002 became a Little Chef Choices which saw it gain a Harry Ramsden's and Caffe Ritazza. Those were later removed, but Coffee Tempo! was added. Euro Garages acquired the forecourt and began adding their own catering facilities, opening a wide range of choice here. In 2017 Euro Garages acquired the Little Chef, and are expected to close it.

Rhoswiel

Two sites staggered between junctions. 24 hours: The southbound filling station is open 24 hours.  Between Oswestry and Ruabon, Shropshire, SY11 3EN. (Google Maps)
The southbound filling station is open 24 hours. 

Northbound

Shell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Autogas LPG

Southbound

The Lazy KettleBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue Containers, Car WashHGV parking available


Shell operate the northbound filling station
BP Express operate the southbound filling station

Bangor

Single site located at a junction. Facilities available 24 hours. Full details  At Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 4BG. (Google Maps)
Little ChefHistory, Little Chef Express, Burger KingEcotricity electric vehicle charging pointTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Subway, Starbucks on the Go
Full details: Bangor

A large service area previously owned by Pavillion at the end of the A5, now predominantly owned by Euro Garages. 

Key

The following icons may be used on this page:

TRSAiconEastbound.gif - services are eastbound only (N = northbound, W = westbound, S = southbound)

TRSAiconoffline.gif - the services are accessed off a junction

TRSAicononline.gif - there are two services, on either side of the road

TRSAicon24hours.gif - some facilities open 24 hours

TRSAiconclosesatnight.gif - the services completely close at night

TRSAiconnoHGVs.gif - no HGV parking is available

TRSAiconfulldetails.gif - further information available on this link

TRSAiconMSA.gif - the services are actually part of a motorway service area

TRSAicontruckstop.gif - the services are actually part of a truckstop