Hours of Play

This is a general guide and it is recommended that individual start times are checked.


Itineraries for all fixtures can be found here.

 

HOSPITALITY TICKET DELIVERY TIMINGS

Tickets are posted approximately 2 weeks prior to the event and are sent using first class post. Tickets will only be posted to the address registered when placing the booking.

HOSPITALITY TICKET OFFICE COLLECTION

Tickets purchased less than seven days prior to the event will be available for collection at the venue. Please be aware that the Ticket Office Collection hours are available no earlier than 2 hours prior to the start of play.

In order to pick up your tickets, you will be required to produce: a booking reference , your ticket confirmation email and card that you paid with.

ALCOHOL

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has implemented a ban on the bringing in of alcohol, glass containers and metal cans to the Kia Oval. Following close consultation with the Police and Health and Safety advisors, this regulation will apply to all category ‘A’ matches.

THE IMPORTATION OF ALCOHOL WILL NOT BE PERMITTED AT:
  • International Match Days under the control of the England and Wales Cricket Board
  • Domestic T20 Blast matches

RAIN POLICY & TICKET REFUND

Test Match

If there are less than 10 overs play you get a full refund for the same value as the equivalent general admittance ticket face value (around £100). If there are less than 25 overs (but more than 10) then you get 50% of that. The remainder of the package can be insured by yourselves (usually costs around 5%).

ODI

If there is less than 19.5 Overs play (and no completed game) you get a full refund for the general admittance ticket face value (approx £55). The remainder of the package can be insured by yourselves (usually costs around 5%).

T20

If there are less than 10 overs play (and no completed game) you get a full refund for the general admittance ticket face value (approx £30). The remainder of the package can be insured by yourselves (usually costs around 5%).

County Championship & One Day Cup

If there is less than 19.5 Overs play (and no completed game) you get a full refund for the general admittance ticket face value (approx £15). The remainder of the package can be insured by yourselves (usually costs around 5%).

Insurance cover is available from specialist insurance intermediaries which could cost as little as £25. Independent Broking Solutions (FCA register number 312026) are one such provider and if you wish to discuss your insurance needs further you can contact David Maddocks on +44 (0) 20 7954 4344/ david.maddocks@isgrp.co.uk.

Hospitality Entrance

This is dependent on your ticket purchase:

OCS Stand Boxes, Corinthian Roof Terrace, Lower Room Terrace, 2nd Floor Lounges, India Terrace – Enter The ground via the Alec Stewart Gate turnstiles (Vauxhall End)

Bedser Stand Boxes, Lock & Laker Boxes, Pavilion Rooms enter the ground via the Hobbs Gate Entrance (Pavilion End).

Dress Code

Smart Casual – no ripped jeans, bare toes or torsos