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The Horsham District derives much of its economic success from its location midway between London and the coast and its close proximity to Gatwick airport with excellent transport links: - Less than 20 minutes from Gatwick International Airport - Direct routes to London and the South Coast via M23, M25, and A24 - Good access to the South Coast ferry ports - Over 80 rail connections to London daily fastest journey time around 48 minutes

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Think Horsham District for Your Business Move

Welcome to the Horsham District, home to an extensive and diverse business community with exceptional opportunities for business, a highly skilled workforce and an outstanding quality of life.

The Horsham District is a much sought after place to live and work with everything you would need as a business location:

  • Perfectly located within the Gatwick Diamond (see video link below for more details on the Gatwick Diamond), the economic centre of Surrey and Sussex, midway between London and Brighton on the South Coast, with excellent multi-modal connectivity for UK and International travel.
  • Four International airports within 60 minutes with Gatwick on the doorstep.
  • London in 50 minutes by train or 35 miles by road.
  • Seven sea ports and ferry crossings within 90 minutes
  • Eurostar and le shuttle in 90 minutes
  • Excellent educational infrastructure, underpinning a highly skilled workforce.
  • A wide variety of business premises and sites to suit all requirements and budgets, from starter unit’s right through to major sites for headquarter developments.
  • Over 6,000 VAT registered businesses already trading in Horsham District.
  • Ranked 7th most resilient in UK to withstand the recession.
  • 205 square miles of beautiful English countryside with the High Weald to the north and South Downs National Park to the south.
  • Outstanding Quality of Life with an abundance of leisure and cultural opportunities for all ages. 

Above all the Horsham District is widely regarded as a vibrant and attractive place to live and work with an entrepreneurial culture. Check out these web pages for more details on why so many businesses are moving to the Horsham District.

Gatwick Diamond
You may also want to see this short video promoting the benefits of investment in and locating your business in the Gatwick Diamond. Produced by Stewart Jamieson and Andrew Philipps for the Gatwick Diamond Initiative, a business led partnership driving economic growth.