The Surrey Research Park and Surrounding Area.
The Surrey Research Park occupies a 70-acre site near the main University of Surrey campus and the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.
Guildford benefits from excellent road and networks. A direct and frequent main line rail service connects Guildford to London and its Eurostar terminal to continental Europe.
Guildford and the Local Area
The Surrey Research Park is located approximately 3 miles from the centre of Guildford, Surrey's historic county town.
Built around the River Wey, Guildford boasts a Cathedral and many places of historic interest. Economically and culturally vibrant, Guildford provides an excellent working and living environment with London only 25 miles away.
In addition to traditional high street shopping, there are two modern shopping centres. The Surrey Research Park benefits from a hotel and a supermarket which are both within walking distance.
Guildford is proud of its excellent schools, state and private, as well as one of the foremost technological universities in the UK – the University of Surrey.
Facts about Guildford
- County town of Surrey
- Administrative headquarters of the South East England Region
- Home of the Royal Mint in 978 AD
- Castle built c.1066
- Population: 66,773
- 32 minutes by train to London