(Ionad Seirbhíse Baile an Ghearlánaigh)
Baile an Ghearlánaigh
M1 between exit 15 and exit 16
Signposted from the road.
A91 A2WY (northbound)
A91 A3PH (southbound)
map and directions
The second of the new M1 services and one of Ireland's first. It is a sister to Lusk.
Catering: Braeburn Coffee, Burger King, The Bakewell, Costa Coffee, Chopstix Noodle Bar (southbound only), Subway (northbound only), Krispy Kreme
Shops: Applegreen Shop
Amenities: Children's Play Area, Showers, Tourist Information Display
Outdoor Space: Grass area behind lorry parks; Children's Play Area, Picnic Tables
Charging Points: on both sides: Tesla Supercharger 120kW
and southbound only: ESB ecars 50kW CCS, 50kW CHAdeMO & 43kW Type 2 Forecourt: Applegreen, Car Wash, TOP Oil
All facilities except the fuel payment, a toilet and a shower close at 23:00.
Parking is free for all vehicles, for a maximum of 4 hours for cars and 12 hours for other vehicles.
Eircode: A91 A2WY // A91 A3PH
- 📞 Telephone number: 042 682 1573
- 🗺 Grid reference: O 04018 99207 (northbound)
O 04362 98289 (southbound)
Trivia and History
The main forecourt.
The two sides of the service area were built as two separate developments. Although the two buildings are the same, the car park arrangement is different.
It opened on 29 September 2010 under a 25-year contract. It was part of 'tranche 1', the first three service area contracts to be awarded in Ireland.
Bids to operate the service areas were received by Applegreen, Esso, Top and Welcome Break. Welcome Break's consortium "Service Area Solutions", was shortlisted, but Welcome Break described the traffic levels as "unrealistic". Ironically, Applegreen won the contract (as SuperStop) and are now Welcome Break's parent company.
The building takes a standard Applegreen layout, but with an additional toilet block accessible from outside, for use when the main building is closed.
|Dublin Road (N1, 25 km)|
Lisburn (M1, 81 km)
|Services on the M1 (Ireland)||Lusk (50 km)|
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