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Peterborough services

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Road:A1(M) at J17
(also accessible to traffic on the A1, A605 and A1139)

Address:Extra M S A Property (UK) Ltd
Peterborough Services
Great North Road
Telephone number:01494 678876
Signposted from the road?Yes
Grid reference:TL140939
Services type:Single site located at a junction.
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A Service area at the top end of the A1(M). They are a popular stop-off point for people heading north and the main building houses some archaeological findings discovered when the services were built.


Catering: BakeHouse, Chopstix Noodle Bar, Costa, Ed's Easy Diner, El Mexicana, KFC, McDonald's, Patisserie Valerie, Costa Express Shops: M&S Simply Food, Top Gift, WHSmith Main Amenities: Children's Play Area, Dog Exercise Area, Ecotricity electric vehicle charging point, Quicksilver, Picnic Tables, Showers Motel: Days Innbook Forecourt: Shell (with: Autogas LPG), Select, Costa Express, Deli2go, Air1 AdBlue, Car Wash

Parking Prices

First two hours free for all vehicles, after which you must pay £28 per 24 hour period.


The services opened on the 15th January 2001.

Here, The Days Inn hotel is owned by Welcome Break and the Costa outlet and the M&S Simply Food store are both run by Moto. The filling station is owned by Extra but leased out to Shell.

Survey Results

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In 2015, the services were rated as 4 star by Visit England.

In 2012 and 2014 the services won a platinum loo award.

In 2013 the services won a gold loo award.

In May 2012 and August 2011, Visit England rated the services 4 stars.


road becomes A1
Brampton Hut (15 miles)
Baldock (38 miles)
Services on the A1(M) road becomes A1
Kate's Cabin (1 mile)
Grantham North (35 miles)
Baldock (38 miles)Extra services none nearby

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