PLATFORM 1, EASTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the north side of the station serving trains towards Edinburgh and Springburn. There is tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

The front (east) section of the platform has yellow walls with seats in recesses. The rear (west) section has a plain brick wall.

To Reach

Note that this station is now gated. There's a single bi-directional Wide Aisle Gate between the ticket office and the lift. There's also a gate line across the main passage, between the cross passage and steps.

There is lift and stairs access between the platform and ticket office. The stairs route is quite complex, so you may prefer to use the lifts, see below.

Via the Stairs

From the ticket office, you go down 14 steps, going north. Turn left (west) go down five steps, going west. Turn left (south) go down three steps, going south. Turn right (west) go down 13 steps, going west. Turn right (north) go down five steps, going north. Turn left (west) go down 16 steps, going west to platform level.

Via the Lift

As you come in through the entrance, turn left and find the lift door on your right.

As you leave the ticket office, towards the exit, take the turning right and find the lift door on your right.

Go down to platform level, leave via the other door then turn right onto the platform.

From the East

  gate at end
driversí monitor, 3 and 6 car stop
seats
blank door
seats
phone on wall, not for public use
double blank door with assistance ramp
seats
yellow wall ends
blank door
billboards
departure screen
pillar in middle
recess with:

East Side

  blank door

North Side

  wall

West Side

  door to lift, call button to right

Continuing Beyond the Lift

  wall with billboards
help point
pillar in middle
blank door
wall
recess with:

East Side

  steps up east towards ticket office

North side

  billboards

West Side

  rail information

Continuing Beyond the Stairs

  departure screen
pillar in middle
open area of platform
wall
post, Charing Cross
bench
back under cover
sand bin
gate across end

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