London Zoo's car park is situated on the Outer Circle of Regent's Park at postcode NW1 4SX, which is inside the ultra-low emissions zone (ULEZ) but falls outside of the congestion charge zone.

Please check your vehicle before you travel to see whether you need to pay ULEZ fees if visiting us by car.

This car park is operated on a first-come, first-served basis and does not offer advance booking or reservations.

London Zoo car parking charges

From 1 July 2023

 Term-time* weekdaysWeekends, bank holidays and school holidays*
Zoo visitorsCar or motorbike£16£17.50
Gold Members, and Fellows of ZSLCar or motorbikeFREE£15.75
Patrons of ZSLCar or motorbikeFREEFREE
Non-Zoo visitors or overnight parkingCar or motorbike£70£70

*Weekend/holiday rates apply and parking charges apply for Gold Members and Fellows on the following dates:

  • 22 July - 3 September 2023
  • 21-29 October 2023
  • 22 December 2023 - 7 January 2024
  • 10-18 February 2024
  • 29 March - 14 April 2024
  • 6 May 2024
  • 25 May - 2 June 2024
  • 27 July - 1 September 2024

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

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

Car park spaces cannot be reserved or guaranteed. Parking space is subject to availability.

Nearby pay and display parking

Pay and display parking is also available in Regent’s Park and on the Outer Circle every day from 9am to 6.30pm. This costs £2.80 per hour Monday to Saturday with a 4 hour maximum stay and £2.00 per hour on Sundays and Public Holidays with no maximum stay.

National Blue Badge holders and motor cyclists may park free of charge with a maximum stay of four hours Monday to Saturday.

Disabled parking

There is a disabled parking bay in front of the entrance to the Zoo, and disabled visitors with a Blue Badge can also park on the main road for up to four hours. We do also have disabled parking spaces in the main Zoo car park. All disabled parking bays are free for blue badge holders.

All Pay and Display parking bays in Regent's Park allow free parking to Blue Badge holders (for a maximum of four hours, Monday to Saturday 9am – 6:30pm).