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Overview

There is tactile paving along the edge of all upper level platforms, 1 - 7, but none on the lower level platforms, 8-9.

There's step-free access from all upper level platforms to street level, though there is stairs or lift access from the lower level platforms.

From the Upper Level Platforms 1 - 7

These are terminus platforms, at which the doors will open on your left for odd numbered, or right for even numbered platforms. As you move beyond the front of the train, the gate line is in front of you.

The gate line is divided into two halves by a central barrier. There's a manual gate to each side of this barrier and the exit gates are normally towards either end of the gate line. Go through the gates.

To the George Square Exit

If you go through the left-hand of the two manual gates, the exit is in front of you, to the right of Upper Crust. Having left the concourse, you can either continue forward down the steps or turn left and right following the ramp to street level.

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To the Dundas Street Exit

Go through the right-hand set of gates then follow the right-hand side, beyond the travel centre. Turn right and continue through the doors in front of you, the taxis are slightly to your left, Dundas Lane is in front of you with the route to Buchanan Street Subway Station to your right of Dundas Lane.

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To the North Hanover Street Exit

Go through the left-hand gates, turn left and follow the left-hand side into the short passage. Turn right at the end and go through the doors. the stop for the bus to Buchanan Bus Station and Central Station is slightly to your left, whilst the taxis are slightly to your right.

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From the Lower Level Platforms 8 - 9

The doors will open on your left as you face the front of the train.

Via the Lift

See the lifts page for details of the public lifts in this station.

There's a lift in a recess about in the middle of each platform. Go up to the upper level. From platform 8, westbound, turn left then left again, towards the concourse. From platform 9, eastbound, turn right then left towards the concourse, then go through the gates as described above.

Via the Dundas Street Exit

From Platform 8, Westbound

Go to the front of the train and locate the steps going up in front of you from the recess on your left. Go up two flights of steps to the upper level then go through the gates.

From Platform 9, Eastbound

Go to the rear of the train and locate the steps going up in front of you from the recess to your right. Go up two flights of steps to the upper lefel, continue to the wall in front of you, turn left and continue to the gate line on your right.

As you face the gate line, the manual gate is at the left-hand end with the automatic exits to your right of these. Go through the gates and continue forward through the doors. These are the right-hand of three sets of doors at this exit. The route to Buchanan Street Subway Station is in front of you, Dundas Lane leads from the left of this towards Buchanan Street. The taxis are to your left, outside the south and middle entrance doors.

To reach the concourse, turn left beyond the gates, follow the left-hand side of the passage, take the left turn and continue into the concourse.

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To the East Exit

From Platform 8, Westbound

Go to the rear of the train and locate the steps going up in front of you from a recess to your right. Go up a flight of steps, turn right then go up another flight to street level. Go through the gates.

From Platform 9, Eastbound

Go to the front of the train and locate the steps going up in front of you from a recess to your left. Go up two flights of steps to street level then turn right.

As you face the gate line, there's a bi-directional Wide Aisle Gate at the right-hand end and the automatic exits are immediately to your left of this. This exit was unstaffed at the time of our survey.

Go through the gates and continue onto the pavement. Turn left for North Hanover Street, cross the access road then turn right for taxis or the bus to Buchanan Bus Station or Central Station.

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