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From Which Entrance?

  From Westminster Pier, Exit 1
From Victoria Embankment East, Exit 2
From Victoria Embankment, Exit 3
From Bridge Street, Exit 4
From Whitehall East, Exit 5
From Whitehall West, Exit 6

From the Westminster Pier Entrance, Exit 1

Continue, past the steps from exit 2, down the slope, past the turning to your left, up the four steps (or ramp to your right of the steps) into the concourse. Follow the right-hand side of the concourse and locate the gate line on your right. There's a Wide Aisle Gate at each end of the gate line, the ticket sales windows are behind Tensa barriers, to your left as you reach the second Wide Aisle Gate.

Go THROUGH THE GATES

From Victoria Embankment East, Exit 2

Go down a flight of steps, turn left (180 degrees) then go down seven steps to the passage from exit 1. turn left, continue down the slope, past the turning to your left, up the four steps (or ramp to your right of the steps) into the concourse. Follow the right-hand side of the concourse and locate the gate line on your right. There's a Wide Aisle Gate at each end of the gate line, the ticket sales windows are behind Tensa barriers, to your left as you reach the second Wide Aisle Gate.

Go THROUGH THE GATES

From the Victoria Embankment Entrance, Exit 3

Go down two flights of steps, turn right then go down another flight and continue, under Bridge Street. Go up a flight of steps and follow the passage, up the slope till you reach the four steps on your left. Go up these, or the ramp beyond them, into the concourse.

Follow the right-hand side of the concourse and locate the gate line on your right. There's a Wide Aisle Gate at each end of the gate line, the ticket sales windows are behind Tensa barriers, to your left as you reach the second Wide Aisle Gate.

Go THROUGH THE GATES

From the Bridge Street Entrance, Exit 4

Go down one flight of steps, or leave the lift, turn left (11 o'clock), continue to the wall then turn right. You pass the ticket sales windows, behind Tensa barriers, to your left. The gate line is in front of you, with a Wide Aisle Gate at each end.

GO THROUGH THE GATES

From the Whitehall East Entrance, Exit 5

Go down two flights of steps, turn left, go up a flight of steps then follow the passage into the concourse. Follow the left-hand side till you locate the ticket sales windows, behind Tensa barriers to your left. The gate line is in front of you, with a Wide Aisle Gate at each end.

GO THROUGH THE GATES

From the Whitehall West Entrance, Exit 6

Go down two flights of steps, turn left, after a few metres you go up four steps then another flight and follow the passage into the concourse. Follow the left-hand side till you locate the ticket sales windows, behind Tensa barriers to your left. The gate line is in front of you, with a Wide Aisle Gate at each end.

There are twelve automatic gates, in a line running northwest/southeast across the concourse with a Wide Aisle Gate at each end. The left-hand gates are normally the ones you need.

To Which Platform?

  To Platform 1, District/Circle Line Westbound
To Platform 2, District/Circle Line Eastbound
To Platform 3, Jubilee Line Eastbound
To Platform 4, Jubilee Line Westbound

To Platform 1, District/Circle Line Westbound

Turn right, go to the end of the gate line, turn left and follow the wall till you find the lift, in a recess to your right. Go to platform level and continue forward onto the platform, you're about in the middle of the train.

If you prefer to use the steps, locate the barrier, beyond the recess to the lift, turn right beyond the barrier and follow it to the top of the steps. Go down two flights of steps to platform level then turn right and continue for a few metres, past the lift to your right, onto the platform, you're about in the middle of the train.

GO TO END

To Platform 2, District/Circle Line Eastbound

Turn left and continue to the wall in front of you. If you need the lift turn right and locate the lift on your left, if you find a pillar, you've overshot.

Otherwise turn left, go down two flights of steps to platform level, then turn left onto the platform, near the rear of the train.

From the lift, you continue forward for a few metres at platform level onto the platform, near the front of the train.

GO TO END

To Platform 3, Jubilee Line Eastbound

Via the Escalators

The three escalators between the concourse and interchange level leave from the far (east) side of the concourse, follow the right-hand side past the recess to the lift and the top of the steps to platform 1 then locate the three escalators to your right. Go down the left-hand escalator, into the east section of the interchange level. Follow the left-hand wall, which curves to your right, then go down the left-hand escalator, to the eastbound Jubilee Line level. Take the turning left and continue, through a short passage, onto the platform. The platform is separated from the track by barriers with doors which only open when a train is standing at the platform. You're near the middle of the train.

GO TO END

Via the Lifts

Follow the right-hand wall and locate the lift in a recess to your right. Go down to platform 1, turn left, continue, past the steps to the concourse, to the wall then turn right to locate the lift to the Jubilee Line in front of you. Go down to the Jubilee Line eastbound (JE) level and turn right. Continue, past the steps and escalators to platform 4, onto the platform. The platform is separated from the track by barriers containing doors which are only open whilst a train is standing at the platform. You're near the front of the train.

GO TO END

To Platform 4, Jubilee Line Westbound

Via the Escalators

The three escalators between the concourse and interchange level leave from the far (east) side of the concourse, follow the right-hand side past the recess to the lift and the top of the steps to platform 1 then locate the three escalators to your right. Go down the left-hand escalator, into the east section of the interchange level. Follow the left-hand wall, which curves to your right, then go down the left-hand escalator, to the eastbound Jubilee Line level. You're now in the west well.

Turn right, continue to the wall then turn right again. You can either go down the left-hand escalator or the steps to the right of the upward one, to the westbound Jubilee Line level. continue to the wall, turn right and follow the left-hand wall onto the platform. The platform is separated from the track by barriers containing dorrs which are only open whilst a train is standing at the platform. You're a few metres behind the rear of the train.

GO TO END

Via the Lifts

Follow the right-hand wall and locate the lift in a recess to your right. Go down to platform 1, turn left, continue, past the steps to the concourse, to the wall then turn right to locate the lift to the Jubilee Line in front of you. Go down to the Jubilee Line westbound (JW) level, turn right immediately and continue into the passage, which leads towards the platform. The platform is separated from the track by barriers containing doors which are only open whilst a train is standing at the platform. You're behind the rear of the train.

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