Whipsnade Zoo covers a large area, vehicles are permitted within the grounds at an additional cost. Please note Whipsnade Zoo is not a safari park.

When visiting Whipsnade Zoo by car there are two options:

  • You may park in our free external car park and walk around the Zoo
  • You may drive into the Zoo and park in specified areas around the Zoo 

Prices for both options can be found below:

Car Entry

Please note car entry is purchased on arrival and cannot be pre-booked.

Car entry from 11 February - 29 October 2023

Car entry - Silver Members and non-members (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) £25
Car entry -  Gold Members (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) £12.50
Car entry - Patrons and Fellows  (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) FREE

Winter Car Entry (From 30 October 2023 onwards)

Car entry - ZSL Silver Members and non-members (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) £12.00
Car entry -  ZSL Gold Members  (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) £6.00
Car entry - Patrons and Fellows  (Free external parking is available opposite entrance) FREE