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Old Street
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Station entrance
Location Old Street
Local authority Islington/Hackney
Managed by London Underground
Station code OLD
Number of platforms 4
Fare zone 1
London Underground annual entry and exit
2003   12.799 million
2004 Increase 13.791 million
2005 Decrease 13.393 million
2006 Increase 15.804 million
2007 Increase 17.927 million
2008 Increase 19.24 million
National Rail annual entry and exit
2006–07   0.734 million
2007–08 Increase 0.813 million
2008–09 Increase 0.828 million
Key dates
1901 Opened (C&SLR)
1904 Opened (GN&CR)
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Coordinates: 51°31′33″N 0°05′14″W / 51.52581°N 0.08709°W / 51.52581; -0.08709

Old Street station is a central London National Rail and London Underground station. It is at the junction of Old Street and City Road. This is just north of the City of London. It is on the border between the boroughs of Islington and Hackney. The station is in Travelcard Zone 1.

Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
towards Edgware, Mill Hill East
or High Barnet
Northern line
Bank branch
towards Morden (via Bank)
National Rail
London Moorgate   First Capital Connect
Northern City Line
Monday-Friday only
  Essex Road
    Former Route (1901-22)    
Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
City Road
towards Edgware, Mill Hill East
or High Barnet
Northern line
towards Morden
    Abandoned plans    
Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
Essex Road
towards Bushey Heath
Northern line
Terminus
Essex Road
towards Alexandra Palace

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