Below is a list of all the signposted services on the A14 between Rugby and Ipswich.
The following roads meet the A14, and also have services guides on this website: M1, M6, M11, A1, A12 and the A45.
The following services have closed and been removed from this guide: Copdock, Kentford, Lolworth & Swavesey.
Eastbound at Junction 5, Northamptonshire, NN14 1SS. (Google Maps)
This site is open 24 hoursMcDonald's Drive ThruEsso, Spar, Subway, Greggs, Starbucks on the Go, Air1 AdBlue
Euro Garages operate the filling station
Notes: Previously known as Kettering East. The filling station was taken over by Euro Garages in 2015 and formerly included On The Run and Costa.
Between junctions 8 and 9, Northamptonshire, NN14 1RW. (Google Maps)
The filling stations are both open 24 hours
TravelodgebookBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue ContainersHGV parking available
BP, BP Connect, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue ContainersHGV parking available
BP Express operate the filling stations
This was Little Chef's last dual-sided site. The westbound Little ChefHistory
opened in 1996 and the eastbound Little ChefHistory
opened in 1998. The latter used a prefabricated building.
In August 2009, the westbound Little Chef received a thorough refurbishment, and appeared in the Channel 4 documentary 'Did Heston Change Little Chef?'. In 2011, it was planned to gain a Burger King, but this didn't materialise.
In June 2017 the eastbound restaurant closed, and in July 2017 the westbound restaurant closed.
At Thrapston, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14 4UR. (Google Maps)
Burger KingTravelodgebookShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Air1 AdBlue, Autogas LPG
Full details: Thrapston
A service area at J13, where the A45 joins. Former Little Chef
site; it closed in September 2017.
At Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 4NQ. (Location Map)
Brewers Fayre (Brampton Hut), Costa, Greggs, McDonald's Drive Thru, Starbucks Drive Thru, SubwayMeeting Room, Tourist InformationPremier InnbookBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue ContainersFirst two hours free for all vehicles, after which charges apply. Parking controlled by CP Plus on behalf of BP, with areas available for coaches and HGVs.
Full details: Brampton Hut
Large BP Express
services at the A1/A14 interchange.
Eastbound at junction 27, Cambridgeshire, CB23 4LU. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hoursLittle ChefHistory, Little Chef Express, Burger KingTravelodgebookShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Autogas LPG
Shell operate the filling station
Euro Garages operate the restaurants
The Huntingdon branch of Little Chef opened in 1989, and was later painted in blue by Forte in an attempt to attract more evening diners. When Granada took over, they undid this, but did introduce a Burger King.
In 2006, a Coffee Tempo!
was added, but in 2012 it became a Little Chef Express
. The Little Chef is expected to close in 2017.
At junction 28, Cambridgeshire, CB23 4WU. (Location Map)
BakeHousewebsite, Chopstix Noodle Bar, Costa, Ed's Easy Diner, El Mexicana, KFC, McDonald's, Patisserie Valerie, Costa ExpressM&S Simply Food, Top Gift, WHSmithChildren's Play Area, Ecotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Quicksilver, Regus Express, ShowersRamadaShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Air1 AdBlue, Car Wash, Autogas LPGFree for two hours, charges afterwards
Full details: Cambridge
site located at a junction.
Between Cambridge and Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, CB8 0XG. (Google Maps)
Starbucks, SubwayEcotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Tourist InformationBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue Containers
Tourist InformationBP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, AdBlue Containers
Full details: Newmarket
A fairly large service area shared with the A11.
At junction 49, Suffolk, IP14 3QQ. (Google Maps)
This site is open 24 hoursBP, Budgens, Hand Car Wash, AdBlue ContainersHGV parking available
Tothill Services Ltd. operate the site
The shop is branded as an own-brand BP Shop. It's a former Wild Bean Café
At junction 51, Suffolk, IP6 8LP. (Google Maps)
The filling station is open 24 hoursBurger KingTourist InformationTravelodgebookShell, Select, Deli2go, Costa Express, Autogas LPG, Car WashHGV parking available
Shell operate the filling station
Former Little ChefHistory
site. The Little Chef was originally a Kelly's Kitchen
. Forte partnered it with Travelodge and then Granada added a Burger King
. The Little Chef restaurant closed in 2017.
This is a former Petrolfina (later Total
) filling station site.
The following icons may be used on this page:
- services are eastbound only (N = northbound, W = westbound, S = southbound)
- the services are accessed off a junction
- there are two services, on either side of the road
- some facilities open 24 hours
- the services completely close at night
- no HGV parking is available
- further information available on this link
- the services are actually part of a motorway service area
- the services are actually part of a truckstop