EMDC has a labour catchment area containing a potential 281,191 employees within a 40-minute drive time of the site. So this centre of national importance is also in an ideal position to serve the needs of regional and sub-regional businesses. Castle Donington provides all of the supplementary facilities a workforce might need
Conceived as a national distribution hub, EMDC plugs directly into the UK’s transport networks, putting 70% of the population within two hours drive time. This vast development gives occupiers the modal choice vital to implementing a truly effective supply chain.
The dedicated rail link into EMDC connects the site to the pan-European rail network, enabling multi-modal transport options. EMDC is also close to East Midlands Airport (2 miles), the second largest freight airport in the UK. Its central location, accessibility to the road network, seaport, airport and rail infrastructure makes EMDC a fully multi-modal distribution centre.
|M1 (J24a)||4.5||2.8||00hr 05min|
|East Midlands Airport||7.2||4.5||00hr 13min|
|Birmingham Airport||62.6||38.9||00hr 49min|
|Manchester Airport||129||80.2||01hr 36min|
East Midlands Parkway
|London St Pancras International||01hr 30min|
|Birmingham New Street||01hr 00min|
|Manchester Piccadilly||02hr 15min|