Platforms 1 - 2, WESTBOUND

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This is an island platform with platform 1 lying south of platform 2. There is tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

To Reach

These platforms can be reached via steps or ramp from the car park, via the ticket office or via stairs or lift from the bridge. See the Environs page for details of the entrances/exits to this station.

Platform 1, From the West

Features are in the middle of the island platform, unless stated otherwise.

  Slope off end
red gravel area with posts and stanchions, for about 50 metres
sand bin
public area of platform starts
lamp post
lamp post, Airdrie
post, in platform 1, Platform 1 TRTS
waiting room building with box on west wall
push button for door
door to waiting room
gap with pillar
second building starts with blank door in west side
metal wall of toilet, with slight step before
door to unisex, accessible toilet in east end, push button north of door
gap with post, 6 car stop , in middle
third building starts, lift in west end, call button south of door
gap with pillars for bridge in middle
pillar for steps to bridge
rail around rear of steps
lamp post
steps up west to bridge
gap with stanchion in middle
fourth building starts, box on west side
Station Supervisor's office, up two steps, door to each side
4 seats
clock above
4 seats
map of area
departure screen
blank door
blank door
building ends, kiosk on east side
fifth building starts, west wall includes sheltered seating
Platform 1 sign
blank door
plaque, Investor in People award
help point
ticket machine, card only, with canopy over
recess, door to ticket office
wooden fence
billboard in middle
Airdrie map
billboard, station facilities
post in middle
platform narrows
end of platform

The path continues towards the car park, see the Environs page for details.

Note that, at the top of the ramp to the ticket office, you can only go onto platform 1. For platform 2, you need to continue to the gap by the kiosk.

Platform 2, From the West

  open island platform to waiting room building
waiting room, door on platform 1
signal post with ladder, not for public use
toilet, door on east side
gap with post in middle
lift building with blank door on platform 2, lift door in west side
pillars supporting bridge
pillar supporting steps
rail around rear of steps
post, beside steps
steps up west to bridge
gap stanchion in middle
start of fourth building
4 seats
clock on post
4 seats
departure screen
blank door
gap to kiosk and ticket office
ticket office building ends
wooden fence beside ramp
metal fence on right
6 car stop
platform narrows to about two metres
slope off end

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