Staines is located in Greater London. The town is situated approximately 17 miles from Charring Cross. Visitors will find that the town is easy to access as it is located near the M25 motorway. There is a wide range of public transportation options in and around Staines that makes traveling around the area easy. Staines is well known for offering a range of different shopping opportunities, particularly in the downtown area. There are also many other sights to enjoy. Visitors will also find there are numerous dining venues in Staines to enjoy.
The English town of Staines is located within the Speltthorne area of Surrey. The town also forms part of the commuter belt of London within the southeastern part of England. The town of Staines is located about seventeen miles to the south west of the area of Charing Cross.
The town of Staines is close to the areas of Heathrow and London and this has attracted a vast number of companies to the area. The location of the town as attracted companies such as LogicaCMG, which is a telecommunication company and IT specialists and the location, has also attracted the health care company BUPA.
The town of Staines the home town of the fictional character that is known as Ali G and also it is home to the rock band that is known as Hard-Fi.
Over the years there have been a lot of things filmed within the town of Staines and these include scenes for the popular sitcom that is known as Men Behaving Badly.
The borough council of Spelthorne has its administrative office within the town of Staines and these are situated at the area that is known as Knowle Green. The town of Staines has a pretty compact town centre and it is focused around the high street that is now pedestrainised. The high street is home to shops such as Waterstones, Sony, McDonalds, Argos, Tesco, PC World and Debenhams to name a few. There are a lot of small independent stores located around the Church Street and Clarence Street and these stores include florists and cafes to name a few.