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Why Milton Keynes

An Up-and-coming Enterprise Hotspot

Milton Keynes is located at the centre of the UK between London, Birmingham, Oxford and Cambridge. Just 30 minutes by train from Central London, Milton Keynes offers global businesses the opportunity to thrive in an environment with fantastic connectivity. Milton Keynes is at the centre of the Oxford to Cambridge transport corridor and there are four international airports that can be accessed within 90 minutes.

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Why choose Milton Keynes?

No.1 destination in the UK for major foreign companies.

30 minutes from Central London by train.

9.5 million labour pool within a 60 minute drive time.

Milton Keynes is regularly ranked best for growth prospects, jobs and output


Milton Keynes is one of Britain’s fastest growing Cities by population with outstanding sports and leisure facilities including the most successful Theatre outside of London. The Centre:MK (a five minute drive from Woodlands Business Park) is also a top 10 retail destination in the UK with flagship retail stores including John Lewis, Apple, GAP, House of Fraser and Hollister, and many restaurants and cafés including Brasserie Blanc, Loch Fyne, Carluccio's and Yo! Sushi.

Leisure & Recreation

Milton Keynes is a lively city with a thriving arts and culture scene in the Theatre District. Xscape offers various entertainment options, and the city boasts extensive parkland, lakes, and woodland maintained by The Parks Trust. Visitors can enjoy scenic walks, parks, riverside strolls, and lake activities with a network of cycle trails and paths spanning almost 300km.

Meet your Workforce

Milton Keynes boasts a skilled workforce of 150,000, with a catchment area of 9.5 million within a 60-minute drive. The city is home to renowned educational institutions and is strategically located in England's Economic Heartland, known for high productivity and knowledge-based industries.

Travel & Commuting Distances

Key travel and commuting distances in relation to Woodlands Business Park


Milton Keynes Central Rail Station

The Centre: MK Shopping

MK Dons Stadium

Willen Lake Leisure and Watersports

Woburn Golf Course

Xscape indoor Skiing, Skydiving and Cinema 

The Quadrant:MK restaurants and shopping 

The Theatre District Arts and Culture

The Centre:MK and Intu shopping

M1, Junction 14 Motorway


8 minutes

6 minutes

12 minutes

6 minutes

14 minutes

6 minutes

5 minutes

7 minutes

8 minutes

9 minutes

2 miles

2 miles

7 miles

1.5 miles

7 miles

1.5 miles

1.5 miles

1.8 miles

2 miles

2 miles

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