Zoo Bus


Ride COTA's Zoo Bus to the Columbus Zoo and receive $3  admission to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, or  $10 admission to Zoombezi Bay on the day of your ride. When you board the Zoo Bus and pay your fare, each rider must get a free transfer/coupon from the Zoo Bus driver and present it at the Zoo ticket window for the discounted admission. Weekend and Holiday service runs Saturday, May 6-Monday, September 4, 2017. Weekday service runs Tuesday, May 30-Friday, September 1. Zoo service operates Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day.

Please Be Aware: The Griggs Dam pick-up location is across the street from the parking lot. Please park your car in the marked area, walk to the stoplight, cross the street and stand at the stop in front of the Subway plaza.View a photo of this area.

Click here to view the Zoo Bus brochure

Have a job at the Zoo?

Those ages 17 & younger qualify for the Summer Youth Pass, just $62 for unlimited riding. Click here for more information.