San Diego Zoo
Located in beautiful Balboa Park, the 100-acre San Diego Zoo is one of the largest and most progressive zoos in the world. With more than 4,000 animals of 800 different species, as well as a plant collection of more than 6,500 species, the San Diego Zoo is acknowledged as one of the finest. It features a children's petting zoo, live animal shows and picnic area. The renowned Panda Exhibit is on loan from China.*
San Diego Zoo is located at 2920 Zoo Drive in Balboa Park, just north of downtown San Diego.
Amtrak California Route
Pacific Surfliner (to San Diego) with local public transit to San Diego Zoo.
San Diego (SAN)
1050 Kettner Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
Take the Pacific Surfliner to the San Diego station. From there, walk 0.3 miles east to State Street and B Street. Take San Diego Transit bus 7 (69th and University via University Avenue) to Park Boulevard and Zoo Place. Walk 0.1 miles to the zoo.
San Diego Metropolitan Transit System – Buy a day pass for $5.00 allowing unlimited travel. There are ticket vending machines at the San Diego train station. For more information, visit www.sdmts.com.
*The Panda Exhibit is occasionally closed for conservation research purposes. When planning your San Diego Zoo trip, call 1-888-687-2632 to find out which dates are available.