Main entrance

Blijdorplaan 8
3041 JG Rotterdam
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Practical information

Opening hours

Rotterdam Zoo is open every day: -

Main entrance

Blijdorplaan 8
3041 JG Rotterdam

City-side entrance

Van Aerssenlaan 49
3039 KE Rotterdam
ATTENTION! Rotterdam Zoo will reopen in phases. On 20 May, our zoo will reopen in a controlled manner for season pass holders. Day visits with entrance tickets or discount tickets are probably possible again from 2 June.


  • Safe together: Enjoy a beautiful and relaxing day in Rotterdam Zoo. We have taken a number of measures to make this possible and to guarantee safety:
    – One and a half metres distance (Stay 1.5 metres (2 arms lengths) away from other people);
    – Sufficient and clear information;
    – Extra hygiene measures.
  • Reservation required: Prior to your visit to the Diergaarde, a time slot is required.
  • Follow the instructions of RIVM (Dutch national instute for public health) >
More information >
Buy tickets with discount
Admission rates At the entrance Online
Adults 12 years and older € 24,50 € 23,50
Children 3 to 12 years € 20,00 € 19,00
Children under the age of 3 Free


Buy membership
Season passes  Rates
Adult’s pass (age 13 or over) € 83
Adult with children pass
Valid for one adult and max. five fixed children age 3-17* (not necessarily living at home)
€ 155
Two adults with children pass
Valid for two adults (not necessarily parents/guardians) and max. five fixed children age 3-17* (not necessarily living at home)
€ 215
Extra adult pass
(from the 3rd adult, could also be grown-up children)
€ 60
Extra child pass
Valid for 1 child age 3-12
€ 50

Park map

At the entrance you receive our park map. Download the map in advance (pdf)

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Easy to reach


By car:

On the Northern ring road take exit no. 13 ‘Blijdorp’. Supervised parking (€ 9,50). For a detailed routedescription, click here >>

Public transport

Public transport:

Click here to plan your journey by public transport > (choose as destination ‘attraction’ and fill in Diergaarde Blijdorp).

Or a 12 minutes’ walk from Rotterdam Central Train Station.


By Bicycle:

Left of the city side entrance (Van Aerssenlaan 49) is a bicycle parking (unguarded). At the Oceanium entrance you can park your bike at the car parking area in the bicyle stalls (on the path in the middle of the parking area).