There is stairs access between platforms 1 - 3 and platform 4 via the bridge. The step-free route between platforms 1 - 3 and platform 4 is via Smith Street, Homeston and Station roads, see the Environs page for details.
Platforms 1 and 2 are bay platforms serving trains towards Paisley and Glasgow Central, whilst platforms 3 and 4 are through platforms. We believe platform 3 normally serves northbound trains towards Paisley and Glasgow, whilst platform 4 serves southbound trains towards Stranraer.
We noted, however, that platforms 3 and 4 are divided into north and south sections which may mean they're sometimes used bi-directionally.
The doors will open as follows, as you face the front of the train:
There is tactile paving along the edge of platform 1, but none at other platforms in this station.
From Platform 1|
From Platform 2
From Platform 3
From Platform 4
Continue beyond the front of the train. The doors into the concourse are in front of you, turn left. As you continue forward, you pass the beginning of platform 2 to your left before you reach platform 3. Turn left for platform 3 north, otherwise turn right.
Continue forward for platform 3 south, or locate the foot of the steps to the bridge for to platform 4.
Continue beyond the front of the train, the doors to the concourse are in front of you. You can turn right continue to the wall then turn right again for platform 1, otherwise move left onto platform 3.
Turn back for platform 3 north or continue forward onto platform 3 south, locate the foot of the steps to the bridge for the bridge to platform 4.
From Platform 3 south, get off the train, turn right and continue to the foot of the steps, in front of you. From here, you can either continue to platform 4 or go past the steps then turn left. As you continue, with the concourse to your left, you pass the beginning of platform 2 on your right. Continue to the wall then turn right for platform 1.
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From Platform 3 north, get off the train, turn left and, if you're not already there, continue under the canopy. From here, you can:
Go up two flights of steps, turn right then go up two steps onto the bridge. Continue, down two steps, turn right then go down two flights of steps onto platform 4. turn right (180 degrees) for platform 4 north, or move right so as to avoid the gate line then continue forward onto platform 4 south.
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From platform 4 south, get off the train, turn left then take the turning right then turn left for the steps.
From platform 4 north, get off the train and turn right then continue beyond the foot of the steps then turn left (180 degrees).
Go up two flights of steps then turn left and go up two steps onto the bridge. Continue, down two steps, then turn left and go down two flights of steps onto platform 3.
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