Living and working in Surrey

Whether you want peace and quiet, hustle and bustle, or quick links to London and the coast, Surrey has it all.

Life in Surrey offers you & your family fantastic schools, beautiful countryside, bustling districts with fantastic leisure opportunities, & historic market towns with a vibrant café culture.

With all this on your doorstep, it might feel like you're a million miles from the capital - but our excellent road and rail network means you can in central London within forty minutes. You're also just a quick hop from the South coast, and if you feel like venturing further afield then Gatwick and Heathrow airports are within easy reach.


There are a wealth of options in Surrey to give your children the best possible education, whatever type of school you're looking for.

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By rail
By road
  • Easy access to the M25, M3, M23
By air
  • Heathrow airport within 20 miles
  • Gatwick airport within 20 miles

Want to find out more?

Check out these local websites to discover more about what Surrey can offer you:


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