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passenger stationclick to hear

Covered building for the public where trains and passengers arrive and depart.
passenger station baggage lockers platform edge platform number baggage room parcel office passenger train passenger platform concourse indicator board glassed roof office track platform entrance ticket collector schedules destination departure time indicator baggage cart metal structure

baggage lockers click to hear

Metal compartments for keeping luggage temporarily for a small fee.

platform edge click to hear

Zone along the edge of the platform, usually demarcated by a safety line.

platform number click to hear

baggage room click to hear

Counter where passengers leave their baggage to be taken to the train’s baggage car, if it has one.

parcel office click to hear

Courier-service window for sending envelopes and packages to be dispatched by train.

passenger train click to hear

Set of cars coupled together and pulled along tracks by a locomotive.

passenger platform click to hear

Area alongside the tracks for passengers to embark and disembark trains.

concourse click to hear

Large space for passengers and the public at large housing the various services of the station, such as ticket sales, information counter and shops.

indicator board click to hear

Panel showing the destination and the configuration of the train, such as type and numbering of cars.

glassed roof click to hear

Large glassed surface forming the walls and roof.

office click to hear

Workplace of the employees managing the station.

track click to hear

A pair of parallel rails laid end to end and on which trains run.

platform entrance click to hear

Area leading to the platforms, sometimes reserved for passengers who have valid tickets.

ticket collector click to hear

Person checking that passengers’ tickets correspond to their destinations.

schedules click to hear

Grid showing the departure and arrival times of the trains, their number and their destination or point of departure.

destination click to hear

Name of the last station where the train stops at the end of its route.

departure time indicator click to hear

baggage cart click to hear

Four-wheeled handcart available to passengers for transporting baggage inside the station.

metal structure click to hear

Set of metal components comprising the skeleton of a building and supporting its roof; here, the roof is made of glass.