Change Platforms

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Overview

There is level access between platforms 1 - 3, but stairs-only access to/from platform 4 via the subway.

There is no tactile paving along the edge of any platforms in this station.

Platforms 1 and 2 are bay platforms which start from the far side of the concourse, whilst platforms 3 and 4 are through platforms, though some trains from Glasgow Central terminate on platform 4.

From Which Platform?

  From Platforms 1 - 3
From Platform 4

From Platforms 1 - 3

As you face the front of the train, the doors will open on your left if you arrive on platforms 2 - 3, or to your right if you arrive on platform 1.

From Platform 1

Continue, beyond the front of the train into the concourse.

To Platforms 2 - 3

Turn left, pass the end of tracks 1 and 2 then turn left. Platform 2 is to your left, you're near the rear of the train, whilst platform 3 is to your right, we believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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To Platform 4

Continue across the concourse, to the station building in front of you. Turn left then follow the wall on your right and take the turning right for the steps. Go down a flight of steps into the subway.

Turn left then take the turning left and go up two flights of steps onto platform 4. We believe you're before the front of the southbound train, we suggest you continue to the shelter, on your right after a few metres.

GO TO END

From Platform 2

As you go from the front of the train, you're on an island platform with platform 3 to your left. For other platforms, continue past a series of pillars in the middle of the platform, beyond the end of track 2.

For Platform 1

Turn right, continue across the concourse, to the wall in front of you then turn right again and continue onto the platform.

GO TO END

For Platform 4

Continue, till you find the wall beside the steps to the subway on your right. Turn right here then immediately left and go down a flight of steps into the subway.

Turn left then take the turning left and go up two flights of steps onto platform 4. We believe you're before the front of the southbound train, we suggest you continue to the shelter, on your right after a few metres.

GO TO END

From Platform 3

At the time of our survey, we found no indication of designated stopping points, though we assume that the front of longer trains will be near the far end of the platform.

From the Front of the Train

As you go from the front of longer trains, you're on an island platform with platform 2 to your right. Continue, past a series of pillars in the middle of the platform, beyond the end of track 2.

For Platform 1

Turn right, continue across the concourse, to the wall in front of you then turn right again and continue onto the platform.

GO TO END

For Platform 4

Continue, till you find the wall beside the steps to the subway on your right. Turn right here then immediately left and go down a flight of steps into the subway.

Turn left then take the turning left and go up two flights of steps onto platform 4. We believe you're before the front of the southbound train, we suggest you continue to the shelter, on your right after a few metres.

GO TO END

From the Rear of the Train

As you go from the rear of longer trains, you may be on the part of the platform with an unused track bed to your left. Continue towards the front of the train. You pass the wall beside the forecourt, which includes a normally locked gate, before you reach the wall beside the steps to the subway. Turn left at the end of this wall.

For Platform 1

Continue across the concourse, to the wall in front of you then turn right and continue, past the beginning of track 1, onto the platform.

GO TO END

For Platform 4

Turn immediately left and go down a flight of steps into the subway.

Turn left then take the turning left and go up two flights of steps onto platform 4. We believe you're before the front of the southbound train, we suggest you continue to the shelter, on your right after a few metres.

GO TO END

From Platform 4

We believe the steps to the subway are just beyond the front of the train. As you go from the rear of longer trains, you pass a series of posts, a gravel area then a shelter before you reach the steps.

Go down two flights of steps into the subway.

Turn right, take the turning right then go up a flight of steps, into the concourse. Platform 3 is to your right, we believe you're near the rear of the train.

For Platform 2

Continue, along platform 3, beyond the beginning of track 2 then turn left for the platform.

GO TO END

For Platform 1

Turn left, continue across the concourse, to the wall in front of you, then turn right and continue past the beginning of track 1, onto the platform.

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