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Service stations are staying open.

Whiddon Down services


A30 between Exeter and Okehampton
(also accessible to traffic on the A382)

Signposted from the road.


EX20 2QT

(Google Maps link)


Single site located at a junction.


The first service area after the motorway, positioned at what used to be the Merrymeet Roundabout.


COVID-19 update: These details were updated on 23 February 2021, with changes caused by COVID-19.
Catering: Temporarily closed Hotel: Travelodgebook Forecourt: Esso, Spar, Subway, West Cornwall Pasty Co, Costa Express, Skwishee Iced Drinks, AdBlue Containers, Free Cash Machine

Parking Prices

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

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

Contact Details

🏢 Address:
Exeter Road
Whiddon Down
EX20 2QT

Trivia and Design

Hog and Hedge.
The Hog and Hedge restaurant, situated in the former Little Chef building.

The services opened in 1995, with a Little ChefHistory. This gained a Coffee Tempo! and Little Chef Express, but the branch closed in October 2014.

The filling station formerly included a Shop 'n Drive.

Running through the middle of the service area is an overgrown, abandoned road and building. This is the original alignment of the A382, with a property called Merrymeet.


Exeter (M5, 20 miles)Services on the A30Whitehouse (6 miles)