From accommodation, to location and travel options; all you need to know about the renowned Kia Oval venue

About Kia Oval


The Kia Oval has been the home of Surrey County Cricket Club since 1845.

Now in its 175th year, The Kia Oval is renowned for its title as one of the best conference venues in London, hosting over 2000 events each year. The venue prides itself on a history of prioritising delegates at any and all functions held at the ground.


95% of all internal areas are wheelchair friendly

Please note: There are no lifts or wheelchair access via Oval underground station on the Northern line.

Should you have any queries regarding access then please contact Kia Oval’s Accessibility Liaison Officer, Theresa Peters, on for further information.


The Kia Oval has built strong links with trusted local hotels to help cover every part of your event needs. All of the recommended hotels offer Kia Oval guests various discounts of the best available rate. Below are some of the hotels which the venue works with:

Crowne Plaza Albert Embankment, 10-11 Albert Embankment, London, SW1 7SP
Hilton London Westminster, 30 John Islip Street, London, SW1P 4DD
Staybridge Suites, 100 Vauxhall Walk London, SE11 5EL

Other accommodation options:

art’otel London Battersea Power Station, 1 Electric Boulevard Nine Elms, London SW11 8BJ
Travelodge London Oval Cricket Ground, 52 Kennington Oval, London, SE11 5SW

Getting here

Travel by underground: 

Take the Northern Line to the Oval tube station. The main entrance to the ground is 100 metres on your left on leaving the station. The ground is also a ten minute walk from Vauxhall tube station which is on the Victoria line. For more information on the underground visit

Travel by bus:

Route numbers 36, 185 and 436 stop outside the ground and other local services stop around the corner. The following buses set down within a 5-minute walk of the ground: 3, 59, 109, 133, 159, 333. For more information on the buses visit

Travel by car:

The ground is situated on the A202, near the junction with the A3 and A24, just south of Vauxhall Bridge and 10 minutes from Victoria and Waterloo.

There is limited Conference and Event parking available on-site on a first come first served basis, with priority given to Blue Badge holders. To request parking, please contact your Event Organiser.

Please note that if events coincide with match days, there is no parking available.

Travel by coach: 

Coach parking is situated at the New Covent Garden Coach Park. The address is New Covent Garden Market, Covent House, London, SW8 5NX. If you require drop off at the ground please contact David Gorrod on

Travel by rail: 

Take South West Trains to Vauxhall station which is a ten minute walk from the ground. The station is well served by trains throughout Surrey and Hampshire as well as from the Greater London area.