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Location Kennington
Local authority Lambeth
Managed by London Underground
Number of platforms 2
Fare zone 2
London Underground annual entry and exit
2005 4.580 million
2007 5.922 million
Key dates
1890 Opened (C&SLR)
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Oval tube station in Kennington is a station on the Northern line of the London Underground. It is between Stockwell and Kennington stations. It is the only station on the Morden branch of the Northern line whose name begins with a vowel. It is one of only two stations on the London Underground with only four letters in its name. The other station is Bank. Oval station is in Travelcard Zone 2. It is named for The Oval, which it serves.

Preceding station   Underground no-text.svg London Underground   Following station
towards Morden
Northern line
towards Edgware, Mill Hill East
or High Barnet

Coordinates: 51°28′55″N 0°06′45″W / 51.48194°N 0.11250°W / 51.48194; -0.11250

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