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Overview

There are three step-free routes to platform 1, southbound from the service road, a step-free route to platform 1 from the car park and stairs-only access to platform 2, northbound, either from Avenel Road or via the bridge. See the Environs page for details of the entrances to this station.

For completeness, we'll include the route from Avenel Road, via the bridge, onto platform 1.

There's tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

To Which Platform?

  To Platform 1, Southbound
To Platform 2, Northbound

To Platform 1, Southbound

From the Service Road

You can move straight onto platform 1 via a path to either side of the ticket office building. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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If you go through the ticket office, the sales window is to your left. Continue through the opposite door, onto the platform. Again, we believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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From the Car Park

The path leads from about in the middle of the car park onto the end of platform 1. On reaching the platform, turn left and continue beyond the foot of the steps to the bridge, to be beside the train.

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From Avenel Road

From Avenel Road, you go up 17 widely spaced steps, spiralling clockwise, then continue up a further seven widely spaced steps. Continue, across the canal bridge then down a flight of widely spaced steps.

Continue along the path, which slopes down then slightly up before you reach platform 2.

Turn left, the steps to the bridge are in front of you. Go up a flight of steps, turn right then up another flight onto the bridge. Continue, down a flight of steps, then turn right and go down another flight onto platform 1. We believe you're beside the rear half of the train.

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To Platform 2, Northbound

From Avenel Road

From Avenel Road, you go up 17 widely spaced steps, spiralling clockwise, then continue up a further seven widely spaced steps. Continue, across the canal bridge then down a flight of widely spaced steps.

Continue along the path, which slopes down then slightly up before you reach platform 2. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

From the Service Road

You can move straight onto platform 1 via a path to either side of the ticket office building. If you go through the ticket office, the sales window is to your left. Continue through the opposite door, onto the platform.

Turn right, continue to the foot of the steps to the bridge, in front of you then go up a flight of steps. turn left, go up another flight onto the bridge, then continue down a flight of steps. Turn left and continue, down another flight, onto the platform. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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From the Car Park

The path leads from about in the middle of the car park near the end of platform 1. On reaching the platform, turn left, continue beyond the foot of the steps to the bridge then turn left (180 degrees). Go up a flight of steps. turn left, go up another flight onto the bridge, then continue down a flight of steps. Turn left and continue, down another flight, onto the platform. We believe you're about in the middle of the train.

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