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Service stations are staying open.


Orsett services

Location:

A13 between the M25 and Basildon, Essex

Signposted from the road.

Postcode:

RM16 3BJ

(Google Maps link)

Access/Layout:

Two sites located between junctions, with no public connection between them.



A pair of petrol stations on the A13 near Orsett.

Facilities

COVID-19 update: Most service stations are open with fewer facilities. General advice here.
Catering: westbound only: McDonald's Drive Thru Forecourt: BP, M&S Simply Food, Wild Bean Café, Air1 AdBlue, Free Cash Machine

Parking Prices

Short stay customer parking is available for cars. No HGV parking is available.

Parking within the McDonald's car park is limited to 90 minutes maximum stay and is strictly enforced by MET Parking.

This information is provided to us by third parties. You should always check with staff on site.

Contact Details

🏢 Address:
A13 Stanford-le-Hope Bypass
Orsett
Grays
Essex
RM16 3BJ

🌍 Operators (Official Websites):


Trivia and History

Little Chef Orsett Cock.
The Former Little Chef on the eastbound side now plays host to a couple of businesses.

In 1986 there were plans for a forecourt and restaurant on either side of the road here. A pair of Mobil forecourts opened here, creating Orsett Cock services.

The plans for a restaurant persisted for some time, and in 1995 an eastbound Little ChefHistory opened. In 1997, plans for a 40-bed Travelodge to join the eastbound Little Chef were refused. The Little Chef later closed in 2005. A McDonald's drive thru later opened on the westbound side.

Following the closure of the Little Chef in 2005, BP were granted planning permission to demolish the former restaurant and use the land for a lorry park, however this didn't happen. The building still survives now playing home to Sigma Studies.

In April 2018, the southbound 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.

3 bp pulse electric vehicle charging points are due to be installed on the westbound side in 2021.

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