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Services on the A5


Here are details on the services on the Highways Agency trunk road A5, starting at Dunstable (in future using the northern relief road to the M1) and ending at Bangor on the A55 (section in Wales responsibility of the Welsh Assembly). Does not include de-trucked A5 in parallel with M56. Also on Motorway Services Online: Services on the M6, M56 & M42.

Fenny Stratford

Single site located at a junction.  At Milton Keynes, MK17 9RB.
The filling station and McDonalds are both open 24 hoursMcDonalds Drive ThruShell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2go, Car Wash
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: Sometimes known under name Milton Keynes. The Little Chef closed in February 2012. Filling station changed from Total (Ran by TCS) to Shell December 2012.

Rugby

Single site located at the side of the road.  At Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23 0AE.
Restaurant, BarMeeting Rooms, ShowersFuel, AdBlue & LPG
Nightowl Truckstop operate this site
Notes: Truck Stop signposted as services from M1 junction 18. Site was bought by Nightowl from BP in 2001.

Hinckley

Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them.  At Nuneaton, Warwickshire, LE10 3ED.
The eastbound filling station is open 24 hours 

Westbound

Applegreen, Apple to go, Costa Express, Rollover Hot Dogs

Eastbound

BP, Shop 'n Drive, Costa Express, West Cornwall Pasty Company, Car Wash, Jet Wash


Rontec operate the eastbound filling station
Applegreen operate the westbound filling station
Notes: The Applegreen filling station is also known as Dodwells.

Tamworth

Tamworth services
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Single site located at a junction. Motorway service area. Full details  At Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 5PS. [Google Maps]
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

Larger Moto Motorway Services on M42.

Shrewsbury

Single site located at a junction.  At Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY3 0DA.
The filling station is open 24 hoursBurger King, Little ChefHistory, Starbucks Drive ThruEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging PointTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, Subway, Car Wash
Euro Garages operate the filling station and the Starbucks
Notes: Site shared with a Dobbies Garden Centre. Site formerly included a Little Chef Express.

Montford Bridge Lay By

Single site located between junctions.  Between Shrewsbury and Oswestry, Shropshire, SY4 1EB.
The site is open 24 hoursMontford 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.  eastbound between Shrewsbury and Oswestry, Shropshire, SY4 1BZ.
The filling station is open 24 hoursNesscliffe Pit Stop CafeShell, Spar, Costa Express, Rollover Hot Dogs
Notes: Site formerly branded as Esso; the site completely closed in 2012 but reopened in 2014. Cafe formerly known as 'Food Station'.

Mile End

Single site located at a junction.  At Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 4JA.
The filling station is open 24 hoursLittle ChefHistory, Burger KingEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Tourist InformationTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, Subway, Car Wash, Jet Wash, Air1 AdBlue
Euro Garages operate the filling station
Notes: Site also known as Oswestry, Middleton or Mile Oak services. There is a Starbucks Drive Thru on the opposite side of the roundabout also operated by Euro Garages but not part of a signed service area.

Rhoswiel

Westbound only. Single site located at the side of the road. Closes at night.  Westbound between Oswestry and Ruabon, Shropshire, SY11 3EN.
CinnamonShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Autogas LPG
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: Former Canalin Cafe, and before that Little Chef, site. At the following junction on the southbound side, there is an unadvertised services with BP & Truck Wash.

Bangor

Bangor services
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Single site located at a junction. Full details  At Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 4BG. [Google Maps]
Little Chef History, Little Chef Express, Burger KingEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging PointTravelodgebookEsso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, LPG, AdBlue
Full details: Bangor

Former Pavillion site on A55.