Commercial property in Basingstoke
Transport links in Basingstoke
Despite being on the edge of the beautiful and tranquil North Wessex Downs, an Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Basingstoke is only 30 miles and 30 minutes’ drive to the M25 along the M3, and 40 minutes’ drive from Heathrow Airport. Heading west along the same motorway, the closest big city is Southampton, 45 minutes’ drive away. A direct train runs from Basingstoke to London Victoria railway station, with a further regular service to Paddington via Reading, and numerous train and coach services to the south coast and the South West.
Businesses/companies in Basingstoke
The town benefits from its close proximity to London and its place in the commuter belt. But it also has a strong economy in its own right, with a number of big companies having set up shop here, including Barclays, the AA, AXA Wealth and Sony. Basingstoke has attracted particular interest from businesses in the engineering, pharmaceuticals and financial sectors.