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Overview

The subway is near the north end of the station, that is near the front of northbound, or rear of southbound trains. The subway provides lift and stairs access to platform 2, northbound. There is stairs access to platform 1, within the station building and lift access from the east forecourt.

The doors will open on your left as you face the front of the train, there is tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

Which Route?

  From Platform 1 Via the Lifts
From Platform 1 Via the Stairs
From Platform 2 Via the Lifts
From Platform 2 Via the Stairs

From Platform 1 Via the Lifts

As you go from the front of the train, you pass the small waiting room then the main building before you reach the turning right towards the lift.

Take the turning right then turn left, the lift door should be in front of you, with the call button to your right of the door.

Go to subway level, leave via the same doors and turn left. Turn left again at the end of the passage then go down the slope and take the turning left into the subway.

As you follow the right-hand side, the wall retreats, just before the lift to platform 2. As you face the lift, the call button is to your right of the door, go to platform level and leave via the same doors onto the platform. We believe you're near the front of the train.

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From Platform 1 Via the Stairs

As you go from the front of the train, you pass the small waiting room before you reach the main building. There's a recess to your right, just before the first door, you may as well turn right and go in here, though there is another door further along on your right.

If you went in through the first door, follow the rail on your left to the end then turn left (180 degrees), otherwise, if you came in through the second door, follow the rail on your right round to the right then right again.

Go down eight steps, turn right (180 degrees) then go down eight steps into the ticket office. Continue, through the doors in front of you, into the east forecourt.

Turn left, follow the building round to your left then right. You pass the passage to the lift, then continue, down the slope and take the next turning left into the subway.

Continue to the end then turn left and go up two flights of steps to platform level. Turn left, continue past the wall of the waiting room on your right, onto the platform. We believe you're near the front of the train.

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From Platform 2 Via the Lifts

As you go from the front of the train, you pass the ramp to the west forecourt and the toilet before you reach the recess to the lift on your right, turn right towards the door.

As you go from the rear of the train, you pass the waiting room and the passage to the exit and subway before you reach the recess to the lift on your left, turn left.

The lift is in front of you with the call button to your right of the door. Go down to subway level, leave via the same doors then move right (out of the recess) before continuing to the end of the subway.

Turn right at the end, go up the slight slope and take the turning right towards the lift to platform 1. The lift is in a recess on the right-hand side of this passage, with the call button to your right as you face the lift. Go up to platform level, leave via the same doors then turn right onto the platform. We believe you're near the rear of the train.

GO TO END

From Platform 2 Via the Stairs

As you go from the front of the train, you pass the ramp to the west forecourt, the toilet and the recess to the lift, before you reach the turning right towards the subway, turn right.

As you go from the rear of the train, you pass the waiting room, beyond which is the turning towards the subway, turn left.

Take the turning right and go down two flights of steps, into the subway. Turn right, continue to the end, then turn right again.

Continue, up the slope, past the recess to the lift then follow the building round to your left then right. The first door on your right is to the ticket office, go through the doors.

The sales windows are on your left and the stairs are in front of you. Continue, up a flight of steps, turn left (180 degrees) and go up another flight of steps to platform level.

From here, you can turn right (180 degrees) and continue through automatic doors onto the platform. Otherwise, you can turn left, follow the rail round to your left then continue, through automatic doors onto the platform. We believe you're near the rear of the train.

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