The best service stations en route to Reading Festival

 If you choose to make the journey to one of the top festivals by car, the one thing that you may take advantage of is a service stop along the way.

From laundry services to showers, these can often be essential stops either on your way to the city of choice or as you leave.

Leading retail group, JCT600, has looked at the best service stations from each direction into different festivals to make your last port of call the best.

By combining distance, reviews and amenities the best motorway service stations have been chosen from every direction on the way.

When travelling to Reading Festival, visitors either travel from the north, from London, or the South West.

From the North

Warwick Services on the M40 has a 4 star rating. They offer a wide range of food, 2 hours free parking, showers and accommodation. A great pitstop for a journey down south.

From London

On the M4 you can find Reading Services which has a huge range of food options, including healthy options. Their other amenities include 2 hours free parking, EV parking, laundry machines and showers.

From the South West

Also on the M4 is Membury Services, rated 4 stars, the service station offers showers, Tesla Charging, a wide range of food/shops, free 2 hour parking and a Days Inn.

Olivia Wigglesworth, Group Brand Marketing Manager at JCT600 says, “The summer months are known in the UK for their festivals and party atmosphere.

“Travelling to festivals is often filled with anticipation and service stations are often the last port of call to get last-minute festival supplies, and the opportunity to visit a clean loo.

“By looking at the service stations on the way to some of the best music festivals in the UK, we can share recommendations for your final stop-off.” 

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