Budapest Zoo and botanical garden

The second oldest zoo in Europe

The Budapest Zoo, built in 1866, is the oldest and largest zoo park of Hungary. Until the 1950-s, it was the only zoo park in Hungary.
Its 11-hectare territory has been declared a natural preserve area in 1986.

 Book accommodation in Budapest

Entrance fee

Adult ticket
1 850 HUF
Child's ticket ( 2-14 years )
Children under 14 years can not enter the Zoo without adult supervision.
1 290 HUF
Student's ticket (with ISIC)
1 290 HUF
Family ticket (2 adults with 2 children)
-Discount ticket for additional children
5 290 HUF
890 HUF
Palm House & Aquarium entry-fee

Opening hours
From Monday to Friday:

Zoo: 09:00-18:30
Cashiers: 09:00-17:30
Animal houses: 10:00-18:00

From Friday to Sunday:
Zoo: 09:00-19:00
Cashiers: 09:00-18:00

How to get to the Zoo?

Take the yellow underground (M1) until stop: Széchenyi Fürdő (=Széchenyi Thermal Bath).
Take the red colored trolley-bus No. 72 until stop: Állatkert (=Zoo),or the red colored trolley-bus No. 75, 79 until stop: Állatkert (=Zoo)
Take the blue colored bus No. 20E, 30, 30A, 105 until stop: Hősök tere (=Heroes’ Square)

Address: 1146 Budapešt, XIV. ker. Állatkerti krt. 6-12.

Info : +36 1 273-4901