Horley background information

About Horley

Horley is home to around 22,000 people and is located in the southern part of the borough, north of Crawley and south of Reigate and Redhill.

The town is strategically well positioned within the south east region and is in close proximity to London and Brighton.

Horley sits at the heart of the Gatwick Diamond, which is an important economic area based around Gatwick Airport.

Transport links

Horley benefits from excellent transport links, the town is:

  • situated directly adjacent to Gatwick Airport
  • on the London to Brighton Rail Line
  • on the A23 and in close proximity to the M23
  • served by high quality bus services such as the Fastway 100 and 20.

Not surprisingly Horley is an extremely attractive area for both people to live, work and invest and is a major growth area within the borough.

Horley regeneration:

Horley regeneration work consists of building new homes and investment to regenerate the town centre. For further details, see the Horley regeneration pages.