Motorway Services Online

Retrieved from "https://motorwayservicesonline.co.uk"

Knutsford services

Location:

M6 between J18 and J19

Signposted from the road.

Post Code:

WA16 0TL

map and directions

Access/Layout:

Single site built upon the motorway.

Rating: See the reviews


Knutsford is an old service area with the restaurant on the bridge. The services are very close to J19, and the northbound onslip is very short.

There is very little space for lorries in the services (hence a half-hearted ban on them), so instead lorries are directed to Moto's nearby Lymm Truckstop.

Facilities

Catering: Burger King, Costa, Eat & Drink Co., Costa Express, Krispy Kreme, Greggs, West Cornwall Pasty Co
northbound only: Costa Drive Thru
Shops: M&S Simply Food, WHSmith Main Amenities: Ecotricity Electric Vehicle Charging Point, Lucky Coin, Showers Motel: Travelodgebook Forecourt: BP (with: BP Autogas LPG), Shop, Costa Express, Krispy Kreme, Air1 AdBlue, Greggs (southbound only)

Parking Prices

First two hours free for all vehicles, after which cars must pay £16 and HGVs, caravans and motorhomes £29. HGVs can pay £31 to include a £10 food voucher, but HGVs are asked to only park here in an emergency.

Prices are paid using PayByPhone - more details. The location code is 2446 (northbound) and 2447 (southbound).

The fees are strictly enforced by CP Plus.

Contact Details

Address:
Granada Services
Knutsford Motorway Service Area
Northwich Road
Knutsford
Cheshire
WA16 0TL


Trivia and Design

Knutsford services.
M&S on the bridge, where there would have once been a waitress restaurant.

Full details: History:Knutsford

The stand-up comedy show 'Rhod Gilbert and the Award-Winning Mince Pie' is based entirely on his experience here, although he talks about service stations in general.

On the 9 December 2004 an M&S Simply Food opened here - Moto's fourth at the time. The large restaurant was later shrank down to make space for Greggs and Costa. Together with the M&S, this makes up the bridge-based food court.

The northbound side has two female toilet blocks: an older one underneath the bridge and a newer one by the hotel.

A Costa Drive Thru opened on the northbound side in Spring 2019. A southbound one is due to join it soon.

Alternatives

Previous:Next:
Sandbach (12 miles) Services on the M6 Lymm (6 miles)
Stafford (North) (M6 northbound, 23 miles)
Hilton Park (53 miles)
Moto services Lymm (6 miles)

Visitor Feedback

Our comments section was refreshed in May 2019. Until new comments arrive, you may want to check the archive.


Views expressed in these comments are those of the individual contributor. They are moderated by Facebook.
We ask the companies named to check here regularly but can't guarentee they will do so.