Platform 1, WESTBOUND

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This is a separate platform along the south side of the station serving trains towards Glasgow Central. There is no tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

To Reach

This platform can be reached via the ramped path from either Hamilton or Motherwell roads, see the Environs page for details.

Whilst there is stairs access from platform 2 via the bridge, the entrances to platform 2 from the roads are close to those to platform 1.

From the East

Features are off the working area of the platform unless stated otherwise.

  partial fence and slope off end
grass verge on left
stanchion, at inside edge
post, CCTV
post, platform 1
post, CCTV, in middle
post, CCTV
stanchion, at inside edge
grass stops
space with bike racks
2 x 2 pillars supporting bridge
barrier before rear of steps
steps up east onto bridge
entrance from path
station building starts, bike racks on east side

There are three posts along the wall supporting the canopy outside the building.

Continuing, Beside the Building

post, CCTV, in middle
button for door
door to ticket office
wall juts out
help point
pillar, platform 1
card only pay phone
blank door
rail juts out
unisex, accessible toilet, push button west of door, ask staff to enable this
building ends
sand bin, at west end
mesh fence on left
post, 3 car stop
departure screen
post with mirror, in middle
4 seats
post, 6 car stop, drivers' monitor
slope off end

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