Here is a list of websites which you may enjoy visiting. If you have one to add or a broken link to remove, contact me. Visit the Operators and Brands sections of the site for the operators' and brands' official websites.
Map and Route Planning Sites
- AA - The Automobile Association
Information for car and potential car drivers. Features route planner.
- Get a Map
Ordinance Survey mapping.
- Google Maps UK
Maps of the world's road network, as well as business directories, route planning and satellite images. It's who we use to provide our maps of motorway services.
- RAC - The Royal Automobile Club
Advice for motorists, includes a route planner.
- SABRE Maps
A combination of various mapping sources.
The original, and still possibly the best for street-level maps.
- Traffic England
Allowing you to see how England's motorways are doing, and even see what the message boards are saying.
- Traffic Scotland
The Scottish version of Traffic England.
- Traffic Wales
You guessed it, it's the Welsh version of Traffic England (or Traffic Scotland, depending on how you look at it).
Other Travel Sites
- 5 Minutes Away
Gives info on accommodation, restaurants, garages etc that are no more than 5 minutes away from motorway junctions. Gives good alternatives to motorway services.
- Airport Parking UK
Find cheapest airport parking deal near London Heathrow airport, Gatwick airport, Luton airport, Glasgow International airport and airports parking near other 23 airports in UK.
- Bed & Breakfasts in Britain
Bed Breakfast Britain is the comprehensive guide to accommodation in the UK, from Cornwall & Devon to Blackpool & Wales. Hoteliers add your Hotel or B&B accommodation to our directory free.
- Car Hire, Cheap Car Hire, UK Car Hire at www.asap.co.uk
ASAP is a travel comparison online for thousands of travelling deals on low cost car hire companies, cheap car hire, budget car hire, hire cars, car rentals, UK car hire, low cost car hire and other car hire travelling ideas.
- Car Safety in Other Countries
Information for people planning on driving abroad.
- Caravan sites
A detailed description of caravan sites in Europe. All adverts have pictures and contact details.
- Coach Driver Forums
A community for coach drivers, with information and advice on all aspects of the job.
- Driving with Dogs
Information on walks for dogs and owners, tried and tested with safe parking places and dog friendly café/pub within five miles of a motorway exit.
Frixo is a road / motorway traffic reporting site. It gives users up to date information as the site gets updated every 3 minutes via feeds from various sources including the government's official Highways Agency site.
- Highways Agency
The people in charge of England's motorway and trunk route network.
- Looking 4 Parking
Looking4Parking.com is here to help you find cheap airport parking at all the UK's major airports with a quick and easy search.
- Off Motorway
A vegetarian guide to finding good, healthy food while travelling round Britain by motorway.
- Looking4Parking Heathrow
Looking4Parking.com is here to help you find cheap airport parking at Heathrow Airport with a quick and easy search.
- Motorway Parking for Caravans
A website campaigning for better parking facilities for caravans at motorway services.
The excellent and now quite famous website for finding the cheapest petrol prices in your area.
- Rent a Car Online Rent a Car Online
Welcome to Rent a Car Online. You are only 3 Steps away from securely finding best deals from over 450 car hire suppliers in 134 Countries Globally located in over 12,000 locations. This next generation global car rental distribution system is powered by Car Trawler technology which compares rental prices from local and national car hire companies.
A guide to various availabilities of airport parking.
A directory of websites related to UK travel.
- What Gas
An excellent map of petrol stations and prices.
Road Enthusiast Sites
- CBRD - Chris' British Roads Directory
The biggest roads site, studying various aspects of the UK road network.
- The Great North Road
A site dedicated to the A1 from London to Newcastle, dubbed 'The Great North Road'.
- LMARS - Lancashire Motorways and Roads Site
Everything about Lancastrian roads.
- impsTALK: Quite Remarkable Service Stations of The Nation
Not quite a road enthusiast site, but close enough, this site takes a derogatory look at a few service stations. Contains strong language.
- The Motorway Archive
Information on the planning, design and construction of Britain's motorway network.
- MSA Trivia
MSA Trivia takes a look at the history of some motorway services, well worth a look if you enjoy this site.
- Pathetic Motorways
We may spend all day moaning about the M6 and the M25, but this site highlights some of the more pathetic motorways out there. Most of them are so pathetic, you've probably never heard of them!
An insight into various features of the UK's road network.
- Rural Roads
Never mind the M6, Rural Roads takes a look at some of the best country lanes around.
- Traffic Signal's Online
A site focussing on different types of traffic signals. You will never look at traffic signals the same way again!
- SABRE - The Society for all British Road Enthusiasts
The kings and queens of all things British roads, with 1,500 members and 15,000 photos, as well as a comprehensive list of every numbered road in the UK.
- Bob Monkhouse Prostate Health Drive
A site which aims at heightening awareness of prostate cancer amongst road users and presents a new channel for raising funds to combat the disease.
- Brother TZ-231 P-touch Tape TZ231 Label ptouch
Find your Brother TZ-231 P-touch tape, Black on White Ptouch TZ231 in stock at lowest price on the web at PtouchDirect.com.
- Cardiff Airport Parking
Information on parking at and around Cardiff Airport, including a comparison service.
- CP Plus
Everyone's favourite company, these people manage most service station car parks.
The web's biggest IT freelancer service.
- Kilimanjaro Climb
Private Kilimanjaro operate the best private climbs and charity treks up Mt Kilimanjaro with fantastic guides, food and equipment
- London Hotels
Hundreds of discounted hotels in London from £50 by LondonTown.com. Best prices guaranteed, no booking fee, pay hotel.
- Loo of the Year Awards
Every year the Loo Awards visit nominated public toilets and rate them.
- Parkat Airport Parking
Disabled & Reduced Mobility Guide.
- Phoenix limousine services
VIP Trans provides Phoenix limousine services and airport shuttle limos in Arizona USA.
- Proof of Delivery Tracker
Add your journeys to the live online proof of delivery database. Your customers can check signatures in real time.
- Serviced Apartments in London & Marlin Apartments
We specialise in great value luxury accommodation for corporate, graduate and entertainment group bookings in Central London.
- Severe Weather Driving Tips
General advice for driving through different forms of severe weather.
- Xomba - an online writing community.