Entry costs

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo gives visitors the best value for money with tiered ticket prices.


With our online family offer, the cheapest way for your family to get into ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is by booking online in advance.

As part of your ticket, you can add an optional 10% donation which goes towards our conservation work in the UK & abroad. By agreeing to pay this optional donation, we can claim Gift Aid on the full ticket price if you are a UK tax payer.


  Ticket price  Ticket price including donation
Adults £22.70 £25.00
Children (3-15 years) £16.35 £18.00
Children under 3 years FREE FREE
Online family offer (2 adults + 2 children) £64.58 £71.10
Online family offer (1 adult + 3 children) £64.58 £71.10


Concessions (senior, student or disabled adult)

Only available on the gate





Terms of entry

  • Permission must be obtained for all filming and photography for commercial purposes
  • Children under 16 will not be admitted without an adult.
  • No dogs are allowed on the ZSL Whipsnade Zoo premises
  • Bicycles and motor bikes are not allowed on Zoo premises
  • BBQs not permitted
  • Rollerskates, rollerblades, skateboards are not allowed on zoo premises. Children's scooters are permitted under the supervision of an adult.
  • Heelys roller shoes must not be used as skates, but may be worn as shoes.
  • Please note, there is no provision for left luggage.

Book tickets online

Book Zoo tickets online and jump the queue!

Further information

Concessions at the gate

The following concessions are available on the day when you arrive at the main gate:

  • Discounted rate for student, seniors and disabled visitors. Relevant supporting documents should be brought on the day of your visit.
  • One free adult ticket with every 10 paying children
  • Free entry for one essential carer or free car entry into the Zoo is available per paying disabled adult. Free entry for one essential carer per disabled child. This cannot be used in conjunction with Tesco Days Out vouchers.