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Location

The station is located on the west side of Station Place which runs north/south between Seven Sisters Road, which runs approximately southwest and Stroud Green Road, which runs approximately northwest past the station. Wells Terrace runs northeast/southwest along the northern limits of the station.

Entrances and Exits

The Underground station has three entrances/exits. Se the Passage to Underground page for details of the layout of these.

The entrance to the mainline station leads north beyond the ticket sales windows on the west side of Station Place.

The Station Place Entrance

The Station Place entrance to the Underground station and the entrance to the mainline station used to leave from the east concourse. This area has now been opened up to effectively widen the pavement on the west side of Station Place.

The Seven Sisters Road Entrance

This is the south end of the passage running from here to the north concourse. There are no ticket sales facilities at this entrance, though there are several Oyster card readers on each side of the passage between here and the platforms.

The Wells Terrace Entrance

There are two entrances/exits from Wells Terrace. One, divided by a pillar, leads into the north concourse, this is the main entrance to the Underground station with ticket sales windows and machines. The other leads directly into the passage leading towards the Seven Sisters Road exit.

Local Road Crossings

Station Place

Traffic flows one way, from south to north, that is from your right as you cross away from the station.

The crossing is towards the north end of Station Place, beyond Bus Stop G. This is a single-stage crossing with tactile paving. There's a post with push button and rotating cone to each side of you as you cross in either direction.

Seven Sisters Road

The crossing is beside (southwest of) the junction with Station Place. This is a single-stage crossing with tactile paving. The post, with push button and rotating cone is to your right as you cross in either direction.

Local Buses

In Station Place

On the Northwest Side of Seven Sisters Road

Turn left from the Seven Sisters Road exit and walk about 25 metres to locate the stop, on your right.

On the Southeast Side of Seven Sisters Road

Cross at the junction with Station Place and turn right, continue for a few metres.

From the Wells Terrace Exit

Turn right from the exit, continue to the corner, turn right and locate the tactile paving indicating the crossing. There is no control of this crossing. Traffic is restricted to 10 MPH and is one way from your left.

There are three bus bays on the opposite side of this side street, labelled C, B and A, as you move along the street, away from the station exit.

Local Taxis

There's a taxi rank in Station Place, just outside the exit from the mainline station.

Local Features

West Side of Station Place, Going North from Seven Sisters Road

This used to include what we called the east concourse. This has now been opened up and, though there's a canopy over the station entrance, the walls have been removed so the entrances to the Underground and mainline station are directly off Station Place.

row of bollards across pavement
Arsenal shop
two glass barriers to right with pillars supporting roof
entrance to Underground station
fast ticket machine
3 ticket machines
3 National Rail ticket sales windows, no organised queuing
fast ticket machine
3 ticket machines
entrance to mainline station, leading north
Station Place, snack bar
blank wall
bus information point, staffed 06:30 - 21:30
vacant shop
Woody's, general store
row of bollards across pavement
Stroud Green Road

Southeast side of Wells Terrace, Going Northeast

fruit and veg stall
end of passage, signed British Rail and Seven Sisters Road
Tube map
billboards
entrance to north concourse
pillar
entrance to north concourse
billboards
road map

Southwest Side of Station Building, Going Southeast from Wells Terrace

information board
phone
tactile paving indicates crossing towards Bus Stops A, B and C.

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