PLATFORM 3, EASTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the north side of the station serving eastbound trains towards Stratford. There’s a barrier with doors along the platform which are only open whilst a train is at the platform.

Note that the doors open on your left as you face the front of the train.

There's an exit escalator near each end of the platform, the entrance escalator and steps are about in the middle, whilst the lift is in the west half of the platform.

To Reach

You can reach the platform via escalator, lift or steps from the Ticket Hall.

As you move (east) away from the gate line, you pass the turning from the west escalator, then the turning to the lift followed by the entrance passage to the steps and escalator.

Via the Escalator

Go (east) from the gate line, take the third turning left (north) then turn right for the escalator. Go down (east) to Platform Level and turn right towards the train..

Via the Lift

Go (east) from the gate line then take the second turning left (north) and turn right (east) to the lift. The call button is to your right of the door. Go down to Platform Level then leave via the same door and turn left towards the train.

Via the Steps

Go (east) from the gate line and take the third turning left (north). Turn left (west) for the steps.

You go down 12 steps, going west. Turn left (180 degrees, east) and go down eight steps, going east. Turn left (180 degrees, west) and go down eight steps, going west. Turn left (180 degrees, east) and go down eight then six steps, going east to Platform Level and turn right towards the train.

To Leave

You can leave via either escalator, the lift or steps.

Via the East Escalator

From the front of the train, go into the first gap then go (west) up the escalator to Ticket Hall Level. Turn left (south) then take the turning right (west) and continue to the gate line.

Via the West Escalator

From the rear of the train, go into the first gap then go (east) up the escalator to Ticket Hall Level. Turn right (south) then right again (west) and continue to the gate line.

Via the Lift

The lift is behind (east of) the west escalator, the call button is to your right of the door, you go in facing east. Go up to Ticket Hall Level and leave via the same door. There's a help point, in front of you, turn left (south) then right (west) and continue to the gate line.

Via the Steps

The steps are behind (east of ) the lift.

You go up six then eight steps, going west. Turn right (180 degrees, east), go up eight steps, going east. Turn right (180 degrees, west), go up eight steps, going west. Turn right (180 degrees, east), go up 12 steps, going east to Ticket Hall Level. Turn right (south) then right again (west) and continue to the gate line.

From the East

  emergency exit at end
pillars
east escalator, up west
billboards
fire point
billboard
wall retreats, seats on east side
pillars
entrance escalator, down from west
billboards
fire point
help point
wall retreats, seats on east side
pillar
steps up west
blank door
lift, on west side of building call button right (south) of door
2 pillars
wall juts out, seats on west side
2 billboards
help point
wall
west escalator, up east
open space with two pillars east/west
emergency exit off end

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