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Location

The station is located on the west side of Cathcart Road (north/south), beneath Albert Road (west). Cathcart Road continues north to the junction with Dixon Avenue (west) and Dixon Road (east) beyond which are the two nearest bus stops to this station.

Entrances and Exits

There is a single entrance/exit from the north side of Cathcart Road, a few metres south of Albert Road. You go into an open space with a Crosshill sign post in the middle. A short passage, which can be closed by a metal gate, leads west towards the stairs to the platform. There are billboards and timetables on the walls around the open area and on each side of this passage. Continue (west) along the passage, you may notice the change from concrete to metal flooring. You cross the southbound track before turning right (north) and going down 13 then 14 steps, going north, onto the island platform. There's a hand rail to each side of these stairs and tactile paving at the bottom, but none at the top.

Local Road Crossings

The Junction of Cathcart Road (North/South) and Albert Road (West)

West Arm, Albert Road

This is a level crossing with tactile paving but no pedestrian control.

North Arm, Cathcart Road

This is a single-stage crossing with tactile paving and sounder. The post with push button and rotating cone is to your right as you cross in either direction.

The Junction of Cathcart Road (North/South) Dixon Avenue (West) and Dixon Road (East)

North and South Arms, Cathcart Road

There is no formal crossing of Cathcart Road at this junction.

West Arm, Dixon Avenue

This is a level crossing with tactile paving but no pedestrian control.

East Arm, Dixon Road

This is a wide crossing with no pedestrian control, you're advised to go a few metres east along Dixon Road before attempting to cross.

Local Buses

On the East Side of Cathcart Road

Bus Stop 60902496, Cathcart Road/Dixon Road is a few metres north of Dixon Road and has no shelter. This stop serves:

On the West Side of Cathcart Road

Bus Stop 60902497 is about 30 metres north of Dixon Avenue, with shelter, serving:

Local Features

Albert Road

This is a largely residential street

West Side of Cathcart Road, Going North from the Station Entrance

  station entrance
blank wall for a few metres
level crossing of Albert Road
steep slope down
tactile paving indicates crossing of Cathcart Road
shops
level crossing of Dixon Avenue
low wall
bus shelter on right

East Side of Cathcart Road, Going North from the Crossing

  blank wall
wide entrance to Dixon Road
bus stop on left, post with no shelter

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