Zoo Bus


COTA’s Zoo Bus is back!! Make a reservation at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and take the Zoo Bus for a special discount! During the registration process, make sure to select Zoo Bus Customer Reservation under the Daily Ticket options for your reservation prior to boarding the Zoo Bus. Use your confirmation voucher to receive:

  • $3 tickets into the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium OR
  • $10 OFF each admission into Zoombezi Bay

Reservations can be made by visiting or by calling (614) 645-3400. Zoo Bus service is now available on Friday’s, Saturday’s and Sunday’s from September 18 through November 1.

Because we are committed to customer safety, COTA team members undergo daily temperature checks and provide hand sanitizer for all customers. Our vehicles are cleaned and sanitized daily, and for everyone’s safety all customers are required to wear masks. Check it out!

For more information or call Customer Care at (614) 228-1776.


 Zoo Bus schedule