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Services on the A421

Below is a list of all the signposted services on the A421 between Buckingham and Bedford.

The following roads meet the A421, and also have services guides on this website: M1, A1, A6 and the A43.

Buckingham[edit]

Single site located at a junction. Closes at night.  At Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 1SH. (Google Maps)
TravelodgebookShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Car WashHGV parking available
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: The site was built as a Little Chef and Fina forecourt in 1991. It was extended to gain a Burger King in 1996 but closed shortly after. It reopened in 1999 but closed again in 2008. The Travelodge opened in 2003.

Marston Moretaine[edit]

Single site located at a junction. 24 hours: The filling station is open 24 hours  At Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, MK43 0PZ. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hoursUnder refurbishmentTravelodgebookShell, Select, Costa Express, Deli2go, Jet Wash
Shell operate the filling station
Notes: Former Little ChefHistory site; it closed in January 2018. A Burger King was added in the 1990s, however removed in the 2000s. This was replaced by Coffee Tempo! but the Burger King was brought back in 2012. In 2002, it became a Little Chef Choices, briefly gaining Harry Ramsden's and Caffe Ritazza. The EG Diner, which replaced the Little Chef in January 2018, closed on 20 July 2018 along with the Burger King for a site refurbishment. The Burger King will reopen alongside a Greggs in late 2018.

A Total filling station here closed in November 2012.

The services have withstood the upgrade to the A421, and are signed from the new junction.

Bedford[edit]

Single site located at a junction. 24 hours: The filling station is open 24 hours  At Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9BF. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hoursMeeting RoomsHoliday InnbookBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue CannistersHGV parking available
BP Express operate the filling station
Notes: In April 2018, the filling station became one of three trial sites within the UK to gain a card-only self service checkout situated within the M&S store.