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Auckland Zoo General Admission Tickets

Featuring a massive range of animals, convenient location and an array of animal shows, Auckland Zoo is one of Auckland Zoo's must-do attractions!


Native animals galore
Home to over 875 animals
The largest collection of animals in NZ
Free shows and animal encounters
Pre-purchase and skip the queue!
Supporting conservation projects in the wild, NZ and overseas

What you need to know

Buy your Auckland Zoo tickets here and spend a day at an informative and entertaining animal world to get up close with a host of both exotic and native New Zealand creatures! One of the best and most widely-acclaimed wildlife attractions in the southern hemisphere, Auckland Zoo is home to over 875 individual animals from 138 different species all set in comfortable, park-like surrounds within easy reach from the city centre. With tickets to this award-winning zoo, you'll have face to face encounters with the likes of elephants, lions, zebras, giraffes and many other exotics as well as New Zealand's most famous animal icon - the Kiwi. Auckland Zoo also features a range of entertaining and educational daily shows and animal encounters that provide further insight into all aspects of the animal kingdom.

Set out in sections that are arranged by continent, you're able to explore the likes of Africa, Australia, Asia and more all amongst a logical and easy to navigate layout. Auckland Zoo is one of Auckland's true must-do attractions and is an essential experience in NZ's largest city that both adults and kids alike will love. Add all the animal fun on offer to the friendly and knowledgeable zookeepers who are happy to share information with you, and you've got a great value day out in Auckland, so grab your Auckland Zoo tickets online today!

More info


  • Single entry to Auckland Zoo
  • Contribution to the Auckland Zoo Conservation Fund
  • Daily shows and free animal encounters including Tigers, Tasmanian Devils, Kea, Elephant, Cheetah, Orangutan, Galapagos Tortoise, Capybara & Squirrel Monkey
  • See 138 different species and over 875 animals, Auckland Zoo has the largest collection of native and exotic animals in New Zealand
  • Explore 17 hectares of naturally inspiring and award-winning habitats
  • Catch one, or all, of our daily animal encounters, where zookeepers share their extensive knowledge of our amazing animals. Our free encounters take place at animals' exhibits
  • Complimentary zoo maps are available at arrival


  • Food and beverages
  • Guided tours


  • Opening hours are between 9.30am-5.30pm during the months of September to April
  • Opening hours are between 9.30am-5pm during the months of May to August
  • Auckland Zoo is closed on Christmas Day


  • We recommend you allow 2-3 hours to visit Auckland Zoo

Additional Information

  • WildZone Gift Shop is open every day and is packed full of fun souvenirs, gifts, apparel, books and toys
  • Wheelchairs and scooters are available (must be pre-booked)
  • We have a range of dining options in four locations around the zoo

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

Auckland Zoo General Admission Tickets

Motions Road, Western Springs, AUK 1022