Here are details on the services on the truck-road A55, starting at Anglesey and ending at Chester. The services in Wales may also be signposted as Gwasanathaeu. Also on Motorway Services Online: Services on the M56.



Full details: Bangor

A large service area previously owned by Pavilion.

Penmaenmawr (No HGVs)

Penmaenmawr services
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Location & Services Type: Single site located between junctions 14 & 15 on the westbound side only, Conwy, LL34 6UN. [Google Maps link]

Restaurants: Puffin Café
Shops: Farm Shop
Forecourt: Shell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2Go & Autogas LPG

Notes: Also known as 'Orme View Services'. Former Little Chef site: a farm shop and café now occupies the old building after the former Little Chef was abandoned for years.

This site is open 24hrs

Llanddulas (No HGVs)

Location & Services Type: Single site located at J23, Clwyd, LL22 8HH. Also accessible to traffic on the A547. [Google Maps link]

Restaurants: Oinky's Diner, Rijo42 Coffee
Forecourt: Shell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2Go & Car Wash

Notes: Former Little Chef/Burger King combination, and before that, Happy Eater site. Diner formerly known as 'Fifty 5 Diner'.

The Shell filling station is open 24hrs

Kinmel Park

Location & Services Type: Two sites staggered between junctions, with no connection between them between J24a and J25, Denbighshire, LL18 5XW. [Google Maps link]

Operator: Euro Garages
Restaurants: Starbucks
Forecourt: Esso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, AdBlue & LPG

Notes: Also sometimes known as Bodelwyddan. Former Little Chef site; it closed on 26th September 2012.

The Esso filling stations are open 24hrs

Halkyn (No HGVs)

Location & Services Type: Single site located at a junction on the westbound side only between J32a and J33, Denbighshire, CH8 8DF. [Google Maps link]

Restaurant: Little Chef
Motel: Travelodge[book rooms]

Notes: A caravan park is also accessed through the services. The Little Chef here is one of few with blue decor. Burger King is expected to open at this site.

Northop Hall

Location & Services Type: Two sites staggered between junctions 33a & 33b, with no public connection between them, Flintshire, CH7 6HB. [Google Maps link: westbound | eastbound]


Restaurants: Little Chef, Little Chef Express
Forecourt: Shell, Costa Express & Autogas LPG
Motel: Travelodge[book rooms]


Restaurants: Costa, McDonald's (with Drive Thru), OK Diner, Subway
Forecourt: Shell, Costa Express, Deli2Go, Autogas LPG & Pay at Pump
Motel: Holiday Inn[book rooms]

Notes: The two services are in fact completely different, and the only thing they share is a name. Even then, they are sometimes referred to as 'Gateway services'. In 2012, A Little Chef Express was introduced on the eastbound side along with 10 other Little Chef sites.

The Shell filling stations are open 24hrs

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