FIND A PLATFORM FROM AN ENTRANCE

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From Which Entrance?

  From the Wilton Road Entrance
From the Mainline Concourse
From the Terminus Place Entrance
From the Victoria Street Entrance

From the Wilton Road Entrance

Go down two flights of steps into the Victoria Line concourse and continue to the end of the gate line. Continue to the platforms

From the Mainline Concourse

From the entrances from Victoria (Gatwick Express) or Coach Station, go down two flights of steps into the concourse, turn left and continue to the end of the gate line.

To Which Platform?

  To the Circle/District Line
To the Victoria Line
To the Circle/District Line

Turn right, continue along the passage, which slopes up, till you reach the four steps up to the Circle Line concourse. If you need a ticket, go up these steps and turn right, the ticket sales booths are on the far wall, to your left of the Victoria Street entrance. As you return from these, the entrance gates are on your left. The Wide Aisle Gate, however, is beyond the foot of the four steps towards the Victoria Line concourse.

Otherwise, you can turn right, just before these stairs, go through either the automatic or Wide Aisle Gates, turn left and go up three steps. The stairs down to platform 1, westbound, are on your right - go down one flight of steps and turn left onto the platform, you are about in the middle of the train.

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For platform 2, eastbound, continue till you reach the wall in front of you then turn right, go down one flight of stairs and turn right onto the platform, you're about in the middle of the train.

Note, From here you can follow the passage from the foot of the stairs, down three more flights of stairs to the escalators to the Victoria Line, at the foot of the escalator, platform 3, northbound is on your left, you're near the front of the train. Platform 4, southbound is on your right, you're near the rear of the train.

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If you go through the automatic gates in the concourse, for platform 1, westbound, turn right to the end of the wall on your left, then turn left and go down one flight of steps, turn left onto the platform. You're about in the middle of the train.

For platform 2, EASTBOUND, go through the gates and turn left, take the first turning right and continue to the top of the stairs. Go down one flight of steps and turn right onto the platform, you are about in the middle of the train.

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To the Victoria Line

Turn right, then right again to go through the entrance gates, the Wide Aisle Gate is at the left-hand end of the gate line. Bear left to the down escalator, which should be the first one. A Tensa barrier normally divides the entrance from the exit area of the concourse, so if you find this, turn left to find the escalator.

At the foot of the escalator, platform 3, northbound is on your left, you're near the rear of the train. Platform 4, southbound, is on your right, you're near the front of the train.

From the Victoria Street Entrance

Go down a flight of steps into the Circle Line concourse. As you enter the concourse, the ticket sales booths are on the near wall to your right and the entrance gates to the Circle/District Line are on your left.

Continue to the platforms.

From the Terminus Place Entrance

Go up one step, turn right then down a flight of steps into the Circle Line concourse. The Circle Line concourse is to your left, with the ticket sales windows at the far end, left of the Victoria Street entrance, and the entrance gates are in front of you, 11 o'clock.

To Which Platform?

  To the Circle/District Line
To the Victoria Line
To the Circle/District Line
Via the Wide Aisle Gate

The Wide Aisle Gate is beyond the foot of the four steps down, towards the Victoria Line concourse. If you go through the Wide Aisle Gate, turn left and go up three steps. The stairs down to platform 1, westbound, are on your right - go down one flight of steps and turn left onto the platform, you are about in the middle of the train.

Through the Normal Automatic Gates

For platform 1, WESTBOUND, go through the automatic gates, turn right to the end of the wall on your left, then turn left and go down one flight of steps and turn left onto the platform. You're about in the middle of the train.

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For platform 2, EASTBOUND, go through the gates and turn left, take the first turning right and continue to the top of the stairs. Go down one flight of steps and turn right onto the platform, you are about in the middle of the train.

Note, From here you can follow the passage from the foot of the stairs, down three more flights of stairs to the escalators to the Victoria Line, at the foot of the escalator, platform 3, northbound is on your left, you're near the front of the train. Platform 4, southbound is on your right, you're near the rear of the train.

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To the Victoria Line

From the Victoria Street entrance, continue to the far end of the concourse before going down four steps into the passage to the Victoria Line concourse.

From the Terminus Place entrance, continue forward, past the shop, then turn right and go down four steps into the passage to the Victoria Line concourse.

Move to the right hand side of the passage. Continue down the slope to reach the Victoria Line concourse, the entrance gates are to your left, the Wide Aisle Gate is the first one.

Go through the gates, bear left to the down escalator, which should be the first one. A Tensa barrier normally divides the entrance from the exit area of the concourse, so if you find this, turn left to find the escalator.

At the foot of the escalator, platform 3, northbound is on your left, you're near the rear of the train. Platform 4, southbound, is on your right, you're near the front of the train.

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