Ebbsfleet Garden City

A modern site for forward-thinking business

A vibrant enterprise campus for prosperous business

Ebbsfleet is taking shape as a 21st Century Garden City, situated between Dartford and Gravesend. Each business park will offer facilities for a range of business types and sectors, conveniently in proximity to Ebbsfleet International Station.

Ebbsfleet’s three enterprise zone sites are:

  • Northfleet East
  • Northfleet West
  • Northfleet Rise

minutes to London from Ebbsfleet and 22 minutes from Gravesend. Faster to central London than any other area in Kent


distinct sites offering a range of commercial property and business hub opportunities

Potential for thousands of jobs created across the enterprise zone sites

Built to support expanding companies in specialist business sectors

Sector-specific office space and industrial units, accommodation and resources will be available for expanding businesses in sectors potentially including medical and healthcare, advanced manufacturing, digital technologies and creative industries.

Ebbsfleet offers excellent opportunities for commercial developers and growing businesses wishing to invest in new premises, as well as great potential for start-ups and existing companies in the target sectors.

Berkeley Modular was the first company to receive planning approval within the Ebbsfleet Enterprise Zone sites for its state-of-the-art modular homes factory.  This advanced manufacturing facility and offices sits on a 10-acre site and will provide over 200 new jobs.

The Ebbsfleet Garden City development

The Garden City is benefiting from substantial Government investment and by 2035 will provide up to 15,000 new homes for a growing workforce keen to live, work and play in this highly-connected, vibrant and sustainable community.

Delivery of the Ebbsfleet enterprise zone sites is led by the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation in partnership with Dartford and Gravesham borough councils.

Visit the Ebbsfleet Development Corporation website here
Bluewater Shopping Centre
Gravesend Town Centre
Dartford Town Centre
Gravesend Station

Serving both Southeastern and High Speed 1 services, the station is now seen as a major interchange with a sizeable London-bound commuter population in and around Gravesham.

Northfleet East

One of the three sites within Ebbsfleet Garden City, close to the River Thames, Gravesend town centre and complementing major new residential development. Berkeley Modular occupies the major portion of the site, smaller unit development proposed on the remainder targeting Advanced Manufacturing, Construction Technologies, Digital Technologies.

Northfleet West

One of the 3 sites within Ebbsfleet Garden City, linking the Thames to the heart of Ebbsfleet with potential for over 37,000m2 of larger format industrial and high-tech workshop facilities and intended as a centre of excellence. Complementary to sectors: Construction Technologies, Advanced Manufacturing, Design.

Gravesend - Tilbury Passenger Ferry

A regular ferry service operates from Monday to Saturday between Gravesend and Tilbury riverside (including the Thames Estuary Freeport).

Ebbsfleet International Station

Travel to St Pancras International and the heart of London in just 17 minutes on High Speed 1. Or take the Eurostar service to Paris, Brussels and Lille and onwards to the rest of Europe (services currently not stopping at Ebbsfleet or Ashford International stations - to be reviewed in 2022).

Ebbsfleet Garden City

Ebbsfleet Garden City hosts a cluster of three sites that together form part of the North Kent Enterprise Zone: Northfleet Rise, located next to Ebbsfleet International station, and Northfleet West and East, both next to the River Thames embankment. These sites will offer high-quality innovation space, including office space and industrial units. Ebbsfleet Garden City is only 17 minutes from London St Pancras, with the possibility of being served by Crossrail in the future.