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 MRT, 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

Springleaf (TE4)
138

Mandai Shuttle

This loop shuttle service from Khatib MRT Station (NS14) to the Singapore Zoo Coach Bay is available daily.

From Khatib MRT Station (NS14)
First Bus: 8am (Daily)

From Singapore Zoo Coach Bay
Last Bus: 12am (Daily)

Frequency: 10 mins (20 mins between 11pm – 12am)
Travel Time: 15 mins
Frequency and travel time are subject to traffic conditions.

Payment can be made by EZ-Link / NETS FlashPay and other major credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Pick-up 
Drop-off
Fare
Schedule
Khatib MRT Station (NS14)
Exit A Passenger Pick-up Point
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Singapore Zoo
S$ 1
Children below 3 years old ride free

First Bus departs at 8am

 

Last Bus departs at 11.40pm

Singapore Zoo
Khatib MRT Station (NS14)
Exit A Passenger Pick-up Point
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S$ 1
Children below 3 years old ride free

First Bus departs at 8.20am

 

Last Bus departs at 12am

Mandai Express

If you're coming from the heartlands, Mandai Express is the convenient, affordable way to get to and from Mandai Wildlife Reserve.

The Mandai Express operates on selected weekends and Public Holidays. Available dates will be updated here regularly.

Bus service* is only available on the following dates: 

  • School holiday weekends (3 – 4, 10 – 11 September)

*Pre-booking is recommended. Online bookings will open 2 weeks before scheduled date.

Bedok

To and from Bedok

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

8.45am & 10.15am

Singapore Zoo
Bedok
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay

3.15pm & 5.15pm

 

Tickets can be purchased online or on board using EZ-Link / NETS FlashPay card.

Please be at the pick-up stop 10 minutes before stipulated time.

Please note: All buses will depart on time. Seats booked online will be reserved up till 10 minutes before departure. All empty seats will be released 5 minutes before departure. Tickets sold are non-refundable.

To and from Sengkang

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 Station (NE16/STC) [Sengkang Square]

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8.45am & 10.15am

Singapore Zoo
Sengkang
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay

3.30pm & 5.30pm



Tickets can be purchased online or on board using EZ-Link / NETS FlashPay card.

Please be at the pick-up stop 10 minutes before stipulated time.

Please note: All buses will depart on time. Seats booked online will be reserved up till 10 minutes before departure. All empty seats will be released 5 minutes before departure. Tickets sold are non-refundable.

To and from Tampines

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



Singapore Zoo
Tampines
Singapore Zoo Coach Bay

3pm & 5pm

 

Tickets can be purchased online or on board using EZ-Link / NETS FlashPay card.

Please be at the pick-up stop 10 minutes before stipulated time.

Please note: All buses will depart on time. Seats booked online will be reserved up till 10 minutes before departure. All empty seats will be released 5 minutes before departure. Tickets sold are non-refundable.

Directions

Singapore Zoo is about a 30-minute drive from the city. You can choose from two different routes to get here. 

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 in the multi-storey car park. 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 lift lobby of the carpark.

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

Parking Rates for Cars & Goods/Service Vehicles
First hour 
20-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

Taxis

Taxis are available for hire at the designated Pick-up/Drop off Point in the multi-storey carpark located at Mandai Wildlife Reserve. All fares are metered.

To help increase the supply of taxis to our parks during peak hours, a $3 surcharge will apply to all hired taxis departing from Mandai Wildlife Reserve effective 1 August 2022. This surcharge is applicable daily from 4pm to 11.59pm. Learn more.

 

Private Hire Cars

Guests have the option of booking private hire cars from Grab, Gojek, Tada Mobility or Ryde to/from Mandai Wildlife Reserve. Bookings can be made via the respective transport providers’ mobile applications. Head over to the designated Pick-up/Drop off Point in the multi-storey carpark located at Mandai Wildlife Reserve.

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