Chester Zoo

Upton by Chester
Chester
Cheshire
CH2 1EU

Tel: +44 (0)1244 380280

Giraffe looking at the camera.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£23.63 per ticket
Child Ticket£20.00 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 + 2)£86.34 per ticket
Student / Senior Citizen£21.81 per ticket

These admission prices are for the peak season online booking only, please see chesterzoo.org for off-peak and winter admission prices. Discounted rates available for group and school visits. Separate charges for events may apply. On the door prices are always more expensive.

About

To ensure the safety of all visitors, everyone must pre-book ONLINE (even members) to ensure that capacities are effectively managed. 

For more information on what safety precautions Chester Zoo are taking please visit their website. 

With over 35,000 animals and 128 acres of zoological gardens to explore, you will NEVER be bored at Chester Zoo! We are the most visited zoo in the UK and a conservation and education charity committed to PREVENTING EXTINCTION.

You will be transported to some of the most REMOTE corners of the world, to experience the critically endangered orangutans from the rainforests of south east Asia, to the bouncing ring-tailed lemurs of Madagascar, to the roarsome lions of the savannah plains, to name a few!

Whether you’re a budding conservationist, or wanting a MEMORABLE family day out, or just LOVE seeing thousands of our exotic species, there is something for EVERYONE at Chester Zoo!

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Facilities

Other

  • Accept Credit/Debit Cards
  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Coach Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Parks and Gardens
  • Picnic Facility
  • Schools Accepted
  • Shop
  • Toilets
  • Visitor Centre

Catering

  • Licensed Bar

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Free

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The motorway and public transport network means that Chester Zoo is easy to reach from all over the UK, and you can visit in under two hours from as far as Birmingham or Leeds. By motorway, M56, Junction 14, or M53 Junction 12, follow the brown signs to Chester Zoo. The postcode for sat nav is CH2 1EU. Free parking.

Public Transport Directions

We’re really easy to get to using public transport! We’re just a 2 mile walk from Bache Train Station or you can travel straight to Chester Train Station and take a connecting bus to the zoo. The Number 1 and X1 buses pick up in Liverpool and Chester every 10 minutes and both drop you off right outside our front gates

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Opening Times

Open (1 January 2021 - 31 December 2021)

* Open daily from 10am. Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

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