THE ISLAND PLATFORM

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Overview

This station has a single island platform with platform 1, serving westbound trains towards Heathrow Terminal 5 lying south of platform 2, serving eastbound trains towards Cockfosters.

There is tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

To Reach

The platforms can be reached via escalators or lift from Level 0. The lifts are at the east end of the platform, whilst the entrance escalators bring you near the west end.

Note that the entrance escalators are inside the gates of the ticket hall, whilst the entrance gates to the lifts are on the east side of the walkway.

To Leave

You can reach Level 0 via escalators or lifts. The lifts are near the east end of the platform, whilst the exit escalators are to the west of these, you go up east. From lift or escalator, you continue through the exit gates into the Walkway.

Platform 1 Westbound, from the East

  wall at end
gap, exit to lifts, call button between lifts
gap, entrance from lifts

Within the Gap

  entrance from lifts
help point on pillar
5 back-to-back seats

Continuing Beyond the Lift Entrance

  down loading hump
billboards
gap to exit escalators, up east
gap to platform 2, help point on west side
up loading hump
billboards
down loading hump
gap, from entrance escalators, rail along middle
gap to platform 2

West Side, Going South

  blank door
billboard
help point

There's a metal barrier across the west end of each platform.

Platform 2 Eastbound, from the East

  wall at end
gap, exit to lifts
up loading hump
gap

Within the Gap

  entrance from lifts
help point on pillar
5 back-to-back seats
down loading hump

Continuing Beyond the Lift Exit

  billboards
gap, to exit escalators, up east
gap to platform 1
up loading hump
billboards
rail along middle
gap, from entrance escalators
gap to platform 1
metal barrier across end

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HEATHROW T123 UNDERGROUND STATION

© 2012, Terry Robinson