NORTHERN LINE PLATFORMS 3 - 4

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Overview

These are separate platforms running north/south with no connection between them at platform level. Platform 3, serving northbound trains towards Euston and beyond lies west of platform 4, serving southbound trains towards Waterloo. There's tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

Platform 3, Northbound

The entrances and exit lead from the passage running north/south to the west of the platform. There are two entrances lying south of the single exit.

To Reach

From the West Passage of the Intermediate Level, you go down an escalator going east to platform level. Continue forward, across the entrance/exit passage, onto the platform.

To Leave

You go into the gap nearest the front of the train, continue to the escalator in front of you and go up to the West Passage of the Intermediate Level.

From the South

  wall across end
help point
4 seats
fire point
entrance
billboard
2 x 3 seats
entrance, rail along middle
exit
help point
3 billboards
2 x 4 seats
billboard
billboard
fire point
2 x 4 seats
help point
2 billboards
wall juts out just before end

The Entrance/Exit Passage, Going North

West Side

  wall
down escalator from Intermediate Level
Level -3 Passage, to Bakerloo Line, platforms 5 - 6
escalator up to Intermediate Level

East Side

  south entrance, turn right from the escalator then turn left
north entrance, opposite foot of entrance escalator
exit, opposite foot of exit escalator

Platform 4, Southbound

The foot of the steps and escalators from the East Passage of the Intermediate Level is in a short passage lying west of the platform.

To Reach

From the East Passage of the Intermediate Level, you can either go down the right-hand escalator, going east and continue onto the platform, or go down the central steps.

If you use the steps, you go down 21, 11 then 22 steps, going east then continue east onto the platform.

To Leave

You leave the platform going west, up the escalator to the Intermediate Level.

From the South

  wall juts across end
fire point
help point
4 seats
4 seats
2 billboards
entrance
entrance
entrance, opposite downward escalator, rail along middle of platform
billboard
entrance, opposite steps, rail along middle
exit, opposite upward escalator
help point
4 billboards
4 seats
4 seats
2 billboards
4 seats
4 seats
help point
billboard
4 seats
billboards
wall juts out across end

The Entrance/Exit Passage, Going North

West Side

  wall
down escalator from Intermediate Level
steps from Intermediate Level
up escalator to Intermediate Level

East Side

  south entrance
second entrance
entrance, opposite down escalator
entrance, opposite steps
exit, opposite up escalator

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