The Central Park Zoo is located near the southeast corner of Central Park, and is easily accessible by mass transit. If you must drive, please consult the list of nearby parking lots below. No parking is available at the zoo itself.
Take the N, R, or W trains to the Fifth Avenue/59th Street station in Manhattan, and walk north four blocks to 64th Street. Or take the Lexington Avenue #6 train to the 68th Street/Hunter College station, walk west 3 blocks to Fifth Avenue, then take a left and walk four blocks south.
The following buses stop on Fifth Avenue, between 59th and 65th Streets: M1, M2, M3, M4, M5, M66, Q32.
While there is no parking at the Central Park Zoo, we recommend planning ahead and reserve parking near the Zoo through SpotHero.
Reserve Your Parking with SpotHero