This is the service area on the Oxford Ring Road. For the site in Devon, see Peartree Cross.
Once a tired Little Chef, these services were taken over by Welcome Break in 2010 and given a completely new list of brands.
Due to a shortage of space HGVs are banned from the services, but there is room for coaches.
Catering: KFC, Starbucks, Starbucks on the Go Shops: Waitrose & Partners Main Amenities: Showers, Welcome Break Gaming Hotel: Holiday Inn, Travelodge Charging Points: Ecotricity Forecourt: Shell, Select, Starbucks on the Go, AdBlue Containers
Cars: First 2 hours free, after which a £15 charge applies.
Coaches: First 45 minutes free, after which a £25 charge applies.
No HGV parking is available.
🌍 Operators (Official Websites):
Trivia and Design
Until recently, the services were advertised as being open from 11am until "late" - this has recently changed as Starbucks opens at 6am, Waitrose opens at 8am and KFC is open from 11am. These units are all closed by 11pm - Welcome Break were planning to keep the Starbucks open 24 hours a day to match all of their motorway sites but this didn't happen.
As the site is close to the centre of Oxford, and positioned right next to a major park and ride interchange, it has encountered numerous problems with tourist coaches filling up the coach park.
Tesla Superchargers are due to be installed here soon.
| Didcot (15 miles)|
Buckland (A420 west, 15 miles)
|Services on the A34||Family Farm (5 miles)|
|start of road||Services on the A44||Blenheim (1 mile)|
|Oxford (10 miles)||Welcome Break services||Warwick (M40 north, 35 miles)|
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