Strategic Location

Blaenau Gwent is located at the heart of the South East Wales region, which is strategically connected by road, rail and air and is one of the most accessible places in the UK.

Our strategic location exploits supply chain opportunities with easy access to a number of large companies in the Welsh manufacturing sector and other manufacturing hubs in the UK, including the West Midlands.

hours to London and under 1 hour to Cardiff on the Ebbw Valley Railway 

1 hour to Bristol, under 2 hours to Birmingham and 2½ hours to London by car 

Blaenau Gwent section of the A465 dual carriage was completed in summer 2015, providing access from all points of the compass. 

Cardiff International Airport is readily accessible from Blaenau Gwent within 1½ hours. Bristol and Birmingham international airports are within 1¾ hours.

Export of freight from Bristol and Newport is only 40 miles and 20 miles respectively. 

Beyond the amazing landscape and wonderful open spaces, Blaenau Gwent boasts an enviable place as a business location. 

Digital - Blaenau Gwent is Superfast Broadband enabled, providing access to business tools and services across faster, more reliable connections.  

Contact Us… For unrivalled opportunities for business, job creation, research and development, talk to us on 01495 355700.  We want to make business easy for you… #investBG