Making your way to Singapore Zoo is easy. No matter where you’re starting your journey from, there are several quick and convenient ways to get here.
Making your way to Singapore Zoo is easy. No matter where you’re starting your journey from, there are several quick and convenient ways to get here.

Public Transport

If you’re taking the North-South MRT line, you can take the train to any of the MRT stations below. From there, you can hop on a connecting bus that will take you straight to Singapore Zoo.
MRT stations
Connecting buses
 
Khatib, NS14

Choa Chu Kang, NS4
927

Ang Mo Kio, NS16
138

Woodlands, NS9

926

Operates on Sundays and public holidays only

 
Marsiling, NS8 

926

Operates on Sundays and public holidays only

Mandai Khatib Shuttle

This loop shuttle service from Khatib MRT Station (NS14) to the Singapore Zoo Coach Bay is available daily from 8.00am* to 11.00pm**
 
* first bus from Khatib MRT Station
** last bus from Singapore Zoo Coach Bay
 
Frequency: 10 minutes
Travel Time: 15 minutes
* Frequency and travel time are  subjected to traffic conditions. 
 
 
Payment can be made by EZ-link/NETS Flashpay card only.
Cash is not accepted. 
Pick-up 
Drop-off
Fare
Schedule
Khatib MRT
Exit A Passenger Pick-up Point
 View on map
Singapore Zoo
S$ 1
(Payment by EZlink)
Children below 3 years old ride free
First Bus departs at 8.00am

Last Bus departs at 10.40pm
Singapore Zoo
Khatib MRT
Exit A Passenger Pick-up Point
 View on map
 
S$ 1
(Payment by EZlink)
Children below 3 years old ride free
First Bus departs at 8.10am
 
Last Bus departs at 11.00pm

Mandai Express

Bedok

To and from Bedok

The Mandai Bedok Express to and from Singapore Zoo operates on weekends, school and public holidays.
 
Bedok
        8:45am and 3:15pm time slots are sold out till 26 Apr 2020.
                  *Book online to secure a seat on the next available time slot.
Fares
Adult
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 3
S$ 1
Children below 3 years old ride for free.
Bus schedule
From
To
Pick-up
Schedule
Bedok
Singapore Zoo
Bedok Point Shopping Centre
Near Bedok MRT
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8.45am, 10.15am

 

8.45am time slot sold out from 15 Feb to 29 Mar 2020.

Singapore Zoo
Bedok
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay

3.15pm, 5.15pm


3.15pm time slot sold out from 15 Feb to 29 Mar 2020.

Tickets can be purchased online or on board using EZ-link / NETS FlashPay card.
Seats will be guaranteed for online bookings.
 
Please be at the pick-up stop 10 minutes before stipulated time.

To and from Sengkang

The Mandai Sengkang Express to and from Singapore Zoo operates on weekends, school and public holidays. 
 
 Sengkang
       8:45am and 3:30pm time slots are sold out till 26 Apr 2020.
          *Book online to secure a seat on the next available time slot. 
Fares
Adult
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 3
S$ 1
Children below 3 years old ride for free.
Bus schedule
From
To
Pick-up
Schedule
Sengkang
Singapore Zoo

Exit C pick-up point at Sengkang MRT (Sengkang Square)

 View on map

 

8.45am, 10.15am


8.45am time slot sold out from 15 Feb to 29 Mar 2020.

Singapore Zoo
Sengkang
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay

3.30pm, 5.30pm


3.30pm time slot sold out from 15 Feb to 29 Mar 2020.

Tickets can be purchased online or on board using EZ-link / NETS FlashPay card.
Seats will be guaranteed for online bookings.
 
Please be at the pick-up stop 10 minutes before stipulated time.

To and from Tampines

The Mandai Tampines Express to and from Singapore Zoo operates on weekends, school and public holidays.
 
Tampines
          8:45am and 3pm time slots are sold out from till 26 Apr 2020.
          *Book online to secure a seat on the next available time slot. 
Fares
Adult
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 3
S$ 1
Children below 3 years old ride for free.
Bus schedule
From
To
Pick-up
Schedule
Tampines
Singapore Zoo

Our Tampines Hub Coach Pick-up Point, South Plaza 

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8.45am, 10.15am


8.45am time slot sold out from 15 Feb to 29 Mar 2020.

Singapore Zoo
Tampines
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay

3.00pm, 5.00pm


3.00pm time slot sold out from 15 Feb to 29 Mar 2020.

Tickets can be purchased online or on board using EZ-link / NETS FlashPay card.
Seats will be guaranteed for online bookings.
 
Please be at the pick-up stop 10 minutes before stipulated time.
Safari Gate

Safari Gate

Hop on the Safari Gate bus, which will take you straight to Singapore Zoo.
 
To purchase your tickets and get more information, drop by Safari Gate Suntec City (#01-330).
One-way^
Fare description
Single trip to Singapore Zoo
Adult
S$ 7
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 7
Two-way
Fare description
Return trip to Singapore Zoo
Adult
S$ 12
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 12

Two-way

All 4 parks

(Valid for 7 days)
Fare description
Return trips to Singapore Zoo, River Safari, Night Safari and Jurong Bird Park
Adult
S$ 19
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 19

^Free for guests who purchase the Jungle Breakfast experience from Safari Gate

From the City

Pick-up location
Time
Suntec City
8.30am*, 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm

From Singapore Zoo

Drop-off locations
Time
Orchard Hotel, Marriott Hotel, Mandarin Hotel, [email protected], Orchard Plaza, Rendezvous Hotel, SAM/Carlton Hotel, Raffles City/Swissotel, Suntec City

11.30am, 1.00pm, 2.00pm, 3.00pm, 4.00pm, 5.00pm

 

Getting to Safari Gate from your hotel

Safari Gate offers free pick up from several hotels and locations to Safari Gate on Fridays, Saturdays and the eve of public holidays. For pick-up locations and other information, call the Safari Gate Guest Hotline: +65 6338 6877 from 9.00am to 7.00pm daily. Or visit safarigate.com.

StarIsland Travel

Commute between hotels and our four wildlife parks with ease with StarIsland Travel!
 
Tickets may be purchased at Singapore Zoo Coach Bay or online

Fares

One-way
Fare description
City/Sentosa to Singapore Zoo
Adult
S$ 6
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 4
One-way
Fare description
 Jurong Bird Park to Singapore Zoo
Adult
S$ 6
Child
Ages 3 to 12
S$ 4
From
To
Pick-up
Schedule
City/Sentosa
Singapore Zoo
Check for timings here
Jurong Bird Park
Singapore Zoo
Jurong Bird Park Coach Bay
12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
Singapore Zoo
City/Sentosa
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay
3.10pm, 4.10pm, 5.10pm, 6.10pm

Singapore Zoo is about a 30-minute drive from the city. You can choose from two different routes to get here. If you’re coming by taxi, there are two convenient drop-off points at the zoo.

Plan your route with Google Maps

 

Via Central Expressway (CTE) from the City

  1. Take the CTE toward Seletar Expressway (SLE)
  2. Continue onto SLE towards Mandai Road
  3. Take Exit 8A on SLE onto Mandai Road
  4. Turn left onto Mandai Lake Road

Via Pan Island Expressway (PIE) from the City

  1. Take the PIE toward Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE)
  2. Continue onto BKE toward Woodlands
  3. Take Exit 7 on BKE onto Mandai Road
  4. Turn right onto Mandai Lake Road 

As you approach the entrance, you’ll find ample parking for cars to your left. Motorcycle parking is available at the Open-Air Carpark. Our CEPAS-compliant car parks utilise an electronic parking charge system with the use of a cash card. Please ensure that your cash card has enough value when you exit the car park. Insufficient value in your cash card? Not to worry, a cash card top-up machine is available next to the ATM Machines at the entrance.

For vehicles without an in-vehicle unit for cash cards, parking coupons at the cost of $10 can be purchased at the Membership/Visitor Centre located at the main entrance of Singapore Zoo.

The Multi-Storey Carpark will be closed from 1 Apr 2019 onwards for upgrading works. Limited parking lots are available at the Open-Air Carpark.

Parking Rates for Cars & Goods/Service Vehicles
First hour 
10-minute grace period
Price 
S$ 3
Every additional hour or part thereof
Price 
S$ 2 /hr
Vehicles without IU or cash card
Price 
S$ 10 /entry
Maximum parking charges
Price 
S$ 10 /entry
Parking Rates for Passenger Vans & Buses
Every half hour 
20-minute grace period
Price 
S$ 10
Every additional half hour or part thereof
Price 
S$ 10 /half hour