ENVIRONS

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Location

The station is on the south side of Heron Quay (east/west), which we understand runs along the south side of the Canary Wharf complex.

Entrances and Exits

There are three entrances/exits to this station:

From Heron Quay

Turn (south) away from the road and continue into the station.

From the Escalator

Continue forward for about three metres then turn left.

The Lift

As you reach Street Level, leave the lift then turn right (180 degrees) and continue beyond the building on your right, then for another three metres into the station and turn left.

Local Road Crossings

We found no pedestrian crossings within the scope of this survey, note that the route from Canary Wharf Underground Station, described below, crosses under Heron Quay.

Local Buses

We found no bus stops within the scope of this survey.

Local Features

The Route from Canary Wharf Underground Station

Leave the Ticket Hall via the South Exit, going south through push doors. Follow the passage with billboards each side, go through another set of doors into a large, shopping area, details of which lie beyond the scope of this survey. Bear left (southeast across this space and go through the door between “News on the Wharf” and the bottom of the escalators.

You’re now in a small space with the lift to your left (east), the call button is to your right of the door. Go up to Mall Level and leave via the other door, then turn right (south) and take the turning right (west).

If you use the escalators, the left-hand escalator is normally the one you need. Go up to Mall Level, turn right (south) across the passage to toilets, to your right, then take the next turning right (west).

Follow the walkway between retail outlets, details of which lie beyond the scope of this survey. The walkway veers right then left again. Continue (west) along a passage, through glass doors. Continue along the passage then go through another set of glass doors into an area with escalators up west and the passage to the lift leading west to the left (south) of these. The left-hand escalator is normally the one you need. Go up to Street Level, continue forward for about three metres then turn left, you're under the middle of the station. Continue forward for the entrance escalators or lifts to the platforms. Platform 1, southbound is to your left, platform 2 to your right.

The lift is at the end of the passage, the call button (up) is to your right (north) of the door. Go up to Street Level, leave via the same door then turn right (180 degrees. Continue beyond the building to your right then about another three metres before turning left, you're under the middle of the station. Continue forward for the entrance escalators or lifts to the platforms. Platform 1, southbound is to your left, platform 2 to your right.

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