Motorway Services Online

Retrieved from ""

An online guide to motorway services

If this is your first visit, then welcome to the site!

Love them or hate them, we've all used a motorway service area before. Motorway Services Online attempts to catalogue useful information for people that use them and serious research into their background, powered by sporadic dosages of enthusiasm for social-history and the retail industry. And motorways.

List of Services | View all Photos | Opening Timeline | Ratings: Analysis and Results | Irish services

Operators | Brands | Unbuilt

Bw petrol 2.jpg
Bolton West: The old (now closed) southbound petrol station forecourt.
Recent uploads: (more)
Cafe Nescafe: The Nescafé Alegria coffee machines within WHSmith at Beaconsfield.West Cornwall Pasty Co: The West Cornwall Pasty Co unit at Beaconsfield, which also serves Krispy Kreme doughnuts. It is operated by Moto.Cullompton: Standing in the entrance to the services. The shop is ahead, while the sign points to the old toilet facilities.

Find A Motorway Service Area

We maintain what is almost-certainly the country's largest database of motorway services. You can navigate it using the search boxes below, or one of the links above.

Please be specific or the results page may take a long time to load.

Include: Show only services with:  

Featured Content

Here are a few of our favourite articles:

Forget about the others - they were the true hospitality giants.

Al fresco dining in the middle of the M2? Only one service area could promise that.

Photos and information on an unbuilt service area which has been planned several times.

Enjoying the subject? There's more about UK roads at CBRD, SABRE and a few more sites we've found.