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Overview

There is stairs and lift access to each platform from the raised walkway from the airport. At the time of our survey, the escalator to platform 1, northbound, was going down whilst that from platform 2, southbound was going up.

There is step-free access from the bus stops to platform 2, southbound. See the Environs page for details.

There is no tactile paving along the edge of either platform.

Note also that the doors to each platform felt quite heavy at the time of our survey. We're not sure whether these will become automatic.

From the Airport

There is lift, escalator and stairs accesss from the airport concourse to the raised walkway. Note that details of the concourse lie beyond the scope of this survey.

Via the Lifts

See the Lifts page for details.

From the concourse, go up to level 1, leave via the other doors then turn left.

Follow the walkway, turning left, right, left then right again and continue through the automatic doors in front of you, then follow the left-hand side.

Via the Stairs

Go up to the walkway, turn left then follow the walkway, turning left, right, left then right again and go through the automatic doors in front of you then follow the left-hand side.

Via the Escalators

Go up to the walkway and continue through the automatic doors in front of you then follow the right-hand side.

To the Platforms

Via the Lifts

To Platform 2, Southbound

You cross a lip in the floor before you reach the lift to platform 2, southbound. Go down to platform level, leave via the same door, turn left and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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To Platform 1, Northbound

Continue to the end of the walkway then turn left. The lift to platform 1 is in front of you. Go down to platform level, leave via the same door, turn right and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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Via the Stairs

Details of these were not available to us at the time of our survey.

To Platform 2, Southbound

Pass the first lift on your left then take the next turning left and go down the steps to platform level. Turn left at the bottom and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're beside the front half of the train.

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To Platform 1, Northbound

Continue following the left-hand side and take the next turning left. If you find the lift door, you've overshot.

Go down to platform level, turn right and go through the door in front of you, onto the platform. We believe you're beside the rear half of the train.

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Via the Escalators

At the time of our survey, the escalator from platform 2, southbound was going up, whilst that to platform 1, northbound was going down.

As you follow the right-hand side of the walkway, you pass the recess to the escalator from platform 2, then that for platform 1.

For Platform 1, Northbound

Turn right, go down to platform level then turn right and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're beside the front half of the train.

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From the Bus Stops

Get off the bus, turn left and follow the right-hand side of the path. There's a mesh fence on your right. After a few metres, you go up the slope then take the turning right, through normally open gates, onto platform 2, southbound. We believe you're near the front of longer trains and beyond the front of shorter ones. We suggest you turn right and continue to the start of the building on your right.

To Platform 1, Northbound

You can reach platform 1 via stairs, lift or escalator, providing the escalators are going the same ways as they were at the time of our survey.

Via the Stairs

Go through the first door on your right, turn right then go up to the upper level. Turn left, take the next turning left and go down to platform level. Turn right and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're beside the rear half of the train.

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Via the Lifts

See the Lifts page for details.

Go through the second door on your right, cross the passage leading right then locate the lift door, on your right just before the wall. The call button is to your right of the door, go up to the upper level.

Leave via the same doors, turn left, continue to the end of the walkway and find the lift door on your left. The call button is to your left of the door, go down to platform level and leave via the same doors. Turn right and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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Via the Escalators

Go through the third door on your right, continue across the passage leading right then turn right and go up to the upper level. Turn right, take the turning right and go down the escalator to platform level. Turn right and go through the door in front of you onto the platform. We believe you're beside the front half of the train.

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