Parking information

Parking for Zoo visitors is available in the Zoo's Gloucester Slips Car Park and is payable on the day.

The Zoo's Main Gate is situated on the Outer Circle of Regent's Park NW1, which is outside of the congestion charge zone.

Zoo parking for visitors

Car or motorbike £14.50
Coaches and minibuses £37.50
School coaches Free (For schools visiting the Zoo during term time


Parking for non Zoo visitors or overnight parking

Car or motorbike £50.00
Coaches or minibuses £70.00


Zoo parking for Members and Fellows of ZSL

Free car parking at ZSL London Zoo is for adult or concession "Friends of ZSL" and 'Fellows' membership only and is available on weekdays, after 10am.

Free car parking is not available on weekends, bank holidays and on the following peak dates:

  • Feb Half Term: 13th - 21st February 2016
  • Easter: 25th March – 10th April 2016
  • May Bank Holiday: 30th April – 2nd May 2016 
  • May Half Term: 28th May – 5th June 2016 
  • Summer Holidays: 21st July – 4th September 2016 
  • Half Term: 22nd – 30th October 2016 
  • Christmas 2016/17: 22nd December – 3rd January 2017

Car parking within these times and dates will be charged at the applicable rate.

Visitors using the car park but not visiting ZSL London Zoo will be charged at the applicable rate.

Car park spaces cannot be reserved or guaranteed

Click here for full terms and conditions for member and fellow parking.


Pay and display parking

Pay and display parking is also available on the Outer Circle at £2.40 per hour Monday to Saturday and £1.40 per hour on Sundays from 9am to 6.30pm each day. There is a 4 hour max stay Monday-Saturday but no maximum stay on Sundays.

Disabled badge holders and motorcycles may park free with a maximum stay of four hours.


Disabled parking

There are six disabled parking bays near the Zoo entrance. Five are in the small car park opposite the entrance and one bay is immediately in front of the entrance.

Otherwise there is parking in the Zoo car park – about 500 yards along the same road.

Disabled badge holders and motorcycles may park for free.

Find out more about Disabled access in ZSL London Zoo


To find out more about the Congestion Charge please visit the Transport for London - Congestion Charge Website

Location map of London Zoo.

More visitor information

Book Fast Track tickets online to jump the queues.

Buy Tickets Here


More visitor information

With so much to see and do, a visit to ZSL London Zoo is the perfect day out for people of all ages.

Our Visitor Information page has all the information you need to plan your day.