Platform 1, Southbound

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the east side of the station serving southbound mainline trains towards London Euston. There is no tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

To Reach

This platform can be reached via lift or stairs from the concourse.

Via the Lift

See the Lifts page for more details.

As you come in from the forecourt, pass the ticket office on your right then turn right, through the automatic doors, into the passage to platform 1. The lift you need is the second door on your right, the call button is on the wall to your left of the lift.

Go to platform level and leave via the other doors then turn right onto the platform.

Via the Stairs

As you come in from the forecourt, pass the ticket office on your right then turn right, through the automatic doors, into the passage to platform 1. Continue to the end of the passage then turn left for the stairs. You go down 14 then 17 steps going north, to platform level. These steps are divided by a central rail. The wall in front of you has a help point to the left (west) of the pull door to the waiting room. Turn left onto the platform.

From the South

All features are on the east side of the platform unless stated otherwise.

  slope off end
bushes
stanchion
lamp post, VT Stop
lamp post
box, off platform
lamp post, Motherwell
stanchion, in middle
lamp post
sign, Welcome to Motherwell
bench
lamp post, Motherwell
bench
lamp post
stanchion, in middle
wall starts then increases in height
lamp post, Motherwell
lamp post 4/5 Car Stop
lamp post
under road bridge
wall retreats with lift on north side, call button right (east) of door
stanchion
blank door
2 fire extinguishers
phone, not for public use
blank door
window
sign, Lift to Road Level, pointing south
sign, Way Out
steps up south to bridge
gap to help point and waiting room
departure screen
double, push doors into waiting room
wall retreats
covered waiting area with three benches on wall, billboards behind. Six pillars along platform
departure screen, in middle, on one of pillars
stanchion, in middle
covered area ends
high wall, CCTV
sign, Motherwell
platform narrows
stanchion, in middle
lamp post
wall decreases in height
lamp post, Motherwell
stanchion, near platform edge, lamp post beside wall
lamp post
locked gate
under foot bridge across station
slope off end

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MOTHERWELL Station

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