THE LIFTS

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Overview

There are four lifts within this station, serving each platform.

Note that the station is built into an extensive shopping mall, see the Environs page for more details.

The Lift to Platform 1, Southbound

This serves "all floors and toilets". Although we didn't find these toilets during our survey, we found others from the South Exit of the Underground Station which may be easier to find.

Note that this lift serves levels which are not used by the travelling public.

At Shopping Mall Level, -1

There's an automatic door in the far right-hand (northwest) corner of this space as you move away from the Underground Station. You go through this door going north then find the lift on your right (east). The call buttons (Up and Down) are to your right (south) of the door, you go in facing east).

At Ticket Hall Level 0

You go through the door on the west side of this space, towards the station. The door to the Ticket Hall is in front of you, whilst the automatic door to the lift is to your right (north) of this.

You go through the automatic door going west. turn right (north) then follow the passage which turns right (east) then left (north), then find the lift on your right (east). The call buttons (Up and Down) are to your right (south) of the door, you go in facing east.

At Platform Level 1

The door to the platform is on the west side of this space, with the automatic door to the lift north of this. You go through the automatic door going west. Turn right (north) then follow the passage which turns right (east) then left (north) then find the lift on your right (east). The call buttons (Up and Down) are to your right (south) of the door, you go in facing east.

Inside the Lift

The control panel is on the right-hand (south) side, with buttons arranged:

The lift to platforms 2 – 3

At Street Level -1

The lift is on the south side of the pavement of the North Colonnade, just east of the steps to the North Entrance. The call button (Up) is to your right (west) of the door, you go in facing south.

At Ticket Hall Level 0

This is the right-hand of two lifts outside the North Entrance as you face away from the station. The call buttons are to your left (west) of the door, you go in facing north.

At Platform Level 1

The lift is the first feature from the rear (north) end of the platform. The call button (Down) is to your right (west) of the door, you go in facing south.

Inside the Lift

The control panel is on the west side, with buttons arranged, from the top:

The Lift to Platforms 4 - 5

At Street Level -1

The lift is on the south side of the pavement of the North Colonnade, just west of the steps to the North Entrance. The call button (Up) is to your left (east) of the door, you go in facing south.

At Ticket Hall Level 0

This is the left-hand of two lifts outside the North Entrance as you face away from the station. There are two buttons, each saying “Call” to your right (east) of the door. You go in facing north.

At Platform Level 1

This is the first feature from the front (north) end of the platform. The call button (Down) is to your left (east) of the door, you go in facing south.

Inside the Lift

The control panel is on the right-hand (east) side with buttons arranged, from the top:

The Lift to Platform 6

This may actually be the easier lift to find in the shopping mall, at Level -1. You can get out at Ticket Hall Level 0 for other platforms.

Note that this lift also serves levels that are not for public use.

At Shopping Mall Level -1

You go through the automatic door going south then find the lift door on your right (west). The call buttons (Up and Down) are to your right (north) of the door, you go in facing west.

At Ticket Hall Level 0

The door towards the lift is on the east side of the space outside the West Entrance, to your right (south) of the door to the Ticket Hall. You go through the automatic door going east. Turn right (south) and find the lift door on your right (west). The call buttons (Up and Down) are to your right (north) of the door, you go in facing west.

At Platform Level 1

The door towards the lift is on the south side of the area between platform 6 and the escalators to other levels. You go through the automatic door going south then find the door to the lift on your right (west) The call buttons (Up and Down) are to your right (north) of the door, you go in facing west.

Inside the Lift

There’s a control panel on each side. On the north side buttons are at wheelchair height, arranged from the left:

On the South Side, the buttons are arranged, from the top:

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