Entry costs

Visitors to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo can enjoy great savings when purchasing tickets online.

Purchasing tickets online in advance is the quickest and cheapest way for you to get into ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

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  • With our online family offer, the cheapest way for your family to get into ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is by booking online in advance. ​Online family offer (2 adult + 2 children OR 1 adult + 3 children). This discount will automatically be added to your basket after selecting the correct ticket combination. Only available online and not at the gate.
  • Group discountA discounted rate applies for groups of 10 or more.

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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.

 

Until 30 October 2016

Ticket prices for online bookings:

  Online Ticket price  Online Ticket price including donation
Adults £22.80 £25.15
Children (3-15 years) £16.50 £18.20
Children under 3 years FREE FREE
Online family offer (2 adults + 2 children) £70.00 £77.15
Online family offer (1 adult + 3 children) £70.00 £77.15

 

Concessions (senior, student or disabled adult)

£20.40

 

£22.50

 

 

Ticket prices at the gate:

  Ticket price at the gate Ticket price at the gate including donation
Adults £23.50 £25.90
Children (3-15 years) £17.00 £18.75
Children under 3 years FREE FREE

Concessions (senior (60 or over), student & disabled adult.)

£21.00

£23.15

Car entry - non-members (Free external parking available opposite entrance) £25 N/A
Car entry - ZSL members (Free external parking available opposite entrance) £12.50 N/A

 

 

From 31 October 2016

Ticket prices for online bookings:

  Online Ticket price  Online Ticket price including donation
Adults £19.40 £21.40
Children (3-15 years) £15.05 £16.60
Children under 3 years FREE FREE
Online family offer (2 adults + 2 children) £62.50 £68.90
Online family offer (1 adult + 3 children) £62.50 £68.90

 

Concessions (senior, student or disabled adult)

£17.70

 

£19.55

 

 

Ticket prices at the gate:

  Ticket price at the gate Ticket price at the gate including donation
Adults £20.00 £22.05
Children (3-15 years) £15.50 £17.10
Children under 3 years FREE FREE

Concessions (senior (60 or over), student & disabled adult.)

£18.25

£20.15

Car entry - non-member (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) £12

N/A

Car entry -  ZSL member (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) £6 N/A

 

 

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.

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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 or free car entry into the Zoo per paying disabled child.