Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount
Getting toChester Zoocar-free
1 At a glance
- Take the train to Chester
- then the bus right to the entrance
- save money with a combined train-bus-zoo ticket
There are direct trains to Chester from Liverpool, Manchester and other towns. Ask at the station for a combined rail ticket for Chester Zoo (includes bus transfer) National Rail
Catch the X8 bus from Chester station (stop S5) straight the zoo.
If starting from Chester or Liverpool, you can travel straight to the zoo on the 1 or X8 bus.
If arriving on foot, you can walk into the zoo up Flag Lane North - see map
3 Plan your car-free journey
There is a taxi rank at Chester Station. The fare to the zoo is £8-£10.
Save money with combined rail-bus-entry ticket available from any rail station.