About Woking

Situated in the heart of Surrey, the modern town of Woking benefits from a combination of attractive and diverse countryside, excellent transport links, and good retail, entertainment and leisure and business park facilities. Woking has so much to offer those who are looking for a high quality place in which to live and work. It is also enhanced by its reputation as the most energy-efficient local authority in the UK.

The Lightbox

The Lightbox is Woking’s superb museum and gallery situated just a short walk from the town centre along Victoria Way (along the Basingstoke Canal) If you are passionate about the arts and culture, enjoy visiting fun family-friendly venues, or perhaps would just like somewhere quiet to relax and think, the Lightbox is a must see.


The New Victoria Theatre and the Rhoda McGraw Theatre, Woking offer access to London’s musicals, plays and shows. This is complimented by Ambassadors multi screen cinema, the Big Apple entertainment complex.


There are two shopping centres within the town, The Peacock Shopping Centre and Wolsey Walk Mall, which has many of the UK's main high street retailers in addition to individual retailers. Further choice is provided by a range of independent retailers.


Woking has excellent commuter links direct to London with regular fast non-stop trains into Waterloo and Clapham Junction as well as the regular coach service to Heathrow Airport(every 30 minutes). It is also conveniently located for easy access to the major road networks – the M25, A3 and M3.