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Old Street
Old Street stn northwest entrance.JPG
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.


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