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Stafford (South) services

Stafford (South)
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Road:M6 southbound between J14 and J15

Address:Road Chef Stafford Ltd
Motorway Service Area
M6 Southbound
Stafford Motorway Service Area
ST15 0XE
Telephone number:01785 826300
Signposted from the road?Yes
Grid reference:SJ892306 (SABRE Maps)
Services type:Single site located between junctions on one side of the motorway.
Visit Stafford (South)/Roadchef's official website

Roadchef's counterpart to the popular Stafford (North) services, this one comes complete with its own lake and fountain, with another series of facilities provided around an atrium.


Catering: Chozen Noodle, Costa, McDonald's, Restbite, Costa Express, Krispy Kreme, Typhoo Shops: Fone Bitz, WHSmith Main Amenities: Ecotricity electric vehicle charging point, Game On, Meeting Room, Showers, UK TruckClean TruckWashwebsite Motel: Days Innbook Forecourt: Esso, Spar, Starbucks on the Go, AdBlue4You

Parking Prices

First two hours free for all vehicles, after which cars must pay £12 and HGVs, caravans and coaches £23, or £25 to include a £10 food voucher.

Prices are paid using PayByPhone - more details or in the shop or restaurant. The location code is 5264.

The fees are strictly enforced by CP Plus.

Last updated December 2017.


Stafford services lake.
The lake at the front.

There used to be an SOS Fashion store here but that has since closed.

The filling station is operated by Euro Garages.

The Restbite restaurant is also used to serve Chozen Noodle products.


The services were designed by Blue Boar but built by Roadchef, as the company were sold whilst the services were under construction. In planning it was known as North Pirehill Farm.

Granada originally proposed a southbound service area opposite the northbound one (Wolton Heath Farm), but for some reason it didn't go ahead. To really confuse matters, according to Stafford Borough Council the services are called "Granada Service Station Southbound", and the postcode supplied by Roadchef is wrong and actually points to the northbound services. Very odd!

The services are deliberately set back from the road by 67 metres to allow for future widening of the M6.

Survey Results

Use with care. Outdated surveys have been included for interest only.

In Spring 2017, Transport Focus calculated a 70% satisfaction score for the services, making it the second-worst in the country.

In 2015, May 2012 and August 2011, VisitEngland rated the services as 3 stars.

In 2006, the services was given a 4/5 by Holiday Which?


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Services on the M6 Stafford (North) (M6 northbound, 1 mile)
Keele (11 miles)
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