The station is off the south side of Station Road (east/west) which crosses the tracks just northeast of the station.
The car parking area along the southeast side of the station, adjacent to platform 1 is divided into two areas by the station building. We'll call these the northeast and southeast car parks.
There are four entrances/exits to this station:
You leave station Road, going south then veer right (southwest) and go down 32 wide, unevenly spaced steps, going southwest before turning left onto the platform. There's a hand rail on the left-hand (southeast) side and a low wall on the right-hand side of these steps.
The top of the ramp is just beyond (east of) the top of the steps. The first slope is parallel to Station Road. Turn right (almost 180 degrees, southwest) at the bottom and continue to platform level, turn right and continue past the foot of the steps, on your right, onto the platform. You're at the northeast end, turn left for the ticket office.
From the east end of the bridge, you go down 14, 16 then two steps, going southwest to platform level then move right onto the platform. You're at the effective end of the platform.
There is level access from the northwest side of each car park onto the platform. From the northeast car park, continue past the foot of the ramp and steps onto the platform then turn left for the ticket office. From the southwest car park, move onto the platform, you're near the southwest end.
We found no pedestrian controlled crossings of Station Road during our survey.
Bus Stop No. 6160455, with shelter to the west, serving:
Bus Stop with no shelter, outside the North Lanarkshire Council Administration building:
We found no information about services at the time of our survey.
entrance to car park|
up slope, with metal fence
steps down to platform 1
wall of bridge
bus stop 6160455
steps to platform 2
path leading down, not to the station
North Lanarkshire Council building
bus stop, no number, no details of services
2 disabled persons bays|
entrance to platform 1, bollards across
ticket office building with blank doors, green area southeast of this
The car park lies along the southeast side of the station, the entrance/exit is off the south side of Station Road, a few metres east of the rail bridge.
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