For companies considering a Relocation to Oxford, this university town offers one of the most advanced and sophisticated business locations in the UK. With outstanding facilities it is not surprising that Oxford Relocation is becoming an increasingly popular decision amongst businesses. Situated 60 miles west of London, known as the ‘city of dreaming spires’ and famed for its University, Oxford has been at the forefront of the UK business sector for centuries. With an abundance of companies occupying the town centre and striving manufacturing, publishing, and tourism industries along with an expanding hi-tech community, the city’s economy has shown few signs of struggle over the past few years, and relocating to Oxford has become a common trend for sensible businesses.
Home to one of the world’s leading universities, Oxford continues to attract many technology and science based businesses as well as leading research companies. The Oxford Science Park and Begbroke Science Park are home to a large number of international companies and both continue to house more and more businesses each year.
A city containing one of the most prestigious universities is bound to have a top class education system and this is certainly the case with Oxford. For staff relocating with children, Oxford has a huge variety of excellent schools on offer, from outstanding independent schools such as Christ Church Cathedral and St Edward’s to exceptional state schools including Cherwell School and Oxford Spires Academy. Oxford is also in an incredibly accessible location, regular trains to London take less than an hour, the city also has a reliable bus service and is served by the nearby London Oxford Airport, on top of this a number of major roads provide easy access to the Midlands and the West Country. There are however, plenty of reasons to ignore the numerous routes out of the city as Oxford offers an excess of things to do, walking tours of some of the world’s oldest and most prestigious colleges are always popular, including the settings for some of the Harry Potter film locations. Oxford has a unique appeal for shoppers, offering independent boutiques, high street chains and a covered market, there is also a weekly farmers market offering the chance to taste and buy local produce.
Residential areas in Oxford are incredibly varied, districts such as Headington and Jericho offer spacious suburban houses whilst the city centre itself, particularly around the Christ Church Meadow area, offers a wealth of traditional town houses meaning that Oxford is able cater to suit employees’ varying housing needs.
Oxford has the credentials to provide any business with a world class working environment and create endless opportunities, particularly for companies working within the technology and scientific research sectors. Dedicated to making sure that client’s needs are met by providing the most appropriate services, Garrington Relocation’s experts offer assistance throughout the entire relocation process. As every business will have its own specific relocation requirements we provide a varying assortment of relocation services and can create bespoke packages to suit any needs. The following relocation services are regularly included in our comprehensive relocation package:
- Oxford Area Orientation and Familiarisation Tours
- Oxford Temporary Corporate Housing
- Oxford Home Search
- Oxford Settling In Services
In order to assist companies with more complex needs, we are also capable of adapting our relocation packages by providing the following services:
- Oxford School Search
- Oxford International Relocation Services
- Oxford Employee Relocation Packages
- Oxford Cost Disparity Reports
Ensuring that all our clients are provided with the best possible service, Garrington Relocation consistently go above and beyond the call of duty to guarantee that all of our clients receive excellent service and that relocating staff are made welcome and comfortable in their new home.
Contact Garrington Relocation to discover how we can help your business and its employees relocate to Oxford.