Basingstoke is a town in north east Hampshire, in south central England. Lying just 48 miles from south west London, Basingstoke has an estimated population of around 85,000. Because of Basingstoke's proximity to London, and its number of big businesses that call the region their home, many companies are now setting up serviced offices in Basingstoke.
Basingstoke is also well known for being a chief economic centre. The town is the home of many large national and international companies and serves as the UK headquarters for De La Rue, Sun Life Financial of Canada, The Automobile Association, ST Ericsson, Huawei Technologies, GAME, Motorola, Barracuda Networks, BNP PARIBAS Lease Group UK, the leasing arm of BNP Paribas in the UK, and Sony Professional Solutions (Europe).
Many other industries reside in Basingstoke, include large organisations that work in drug manufacture, IT, communications, insurance and electronics. All this and more is why so many businesses are now calling the area their home, and working in serviced offices in Basingstone.
Tenants with access to serviced offices in Basingstoke have some of the best transport links in the south. Fantastic motorway links, trains, buses and airports are all plentiful and easy to access, ensuring that you are well connected when it comes to travelling to your serviced offices in Basingstoke.
For business who require a lot of air travel, Southampton Airport is the closest international airport which lies just 25 miles north of the city, and offers flights to other major UK and European destinations.
Airport Code: SOU
Distance from central Basingstoke: 25 miles (40km)
Serviced offices in Basingstoke are served by the South Westen Mainline railway, which runs through the centre of Basingstoke to the town’s railway station. Destinations from Basingstoke include; London Waterloo (reachable in 44 minutes), Bournemouth, Southampton, Winchester, and many other parts of the south east. Passengers who take the Eastleigh to Fareham line can also travel to Portsmouth and Brighton.
Bus services in the town operate from Basingstoke Bus Station, a majority of which are provided by Stagecoach in Hampshire. Other local bus services in the area are provided by Newbury Buses and Cango, both operating services that connect Basingstoke and Alton. Numerous park-and-ride services also operate with Basingstoke, and National Express coach services provide coach travel to various UK destinations.