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By car

We are well connected to the motorway and roads network and you will see Belfast Zoo signposts on your route. We have lots of free parking available.

If you're using a sat nav, please use postcode BT36 7PN.

From the north
Approach Belfast on the M2 motorway.
Leave the motorway at junction four (Glengormley/Larne) and take the third exit off the roundabout.
Follow this road through Glengormley for one mile.

The zoo is on the right, just past the motorway bridge.

From the south or west

Approach Belfast on the M1 motorway. Follow the directions for the M2 over the Westlink.
Leave the motorway at junction two (Greenisland/Whitewell/Rathcoole). The zoo is signposted from here.
Take the extreme left slip road and follow the signs for the zoo.

From Belfast city centre and Co Down
Follow directions for the M2 motorway. Stay on the M2 until you reach the second junction.
Leave the motorway at junction two (Greenisland/Whitewell/Rathcoole). The zoo is signposted from here.
Take the extreme left slip road and follow the signs for the zoo.

From Belfast International Airport
Follow the signs for Belfast/M2.
Join the M2 southbound and leave the M2 at the fourth junction (Sandyknowes Roundabout). Take the third exit and join the A6 (Antrim Road) towards Glengormley/Belfast.
Continue on the A6 for around two miles. The zoo is on your right.

By taxi
If you need a taxi, try Value Cabs (028 9080 9080) or fonaCAB (028 9033 3333). We are happy to organise a taxi for your return journey, just ask our Visitor Centre staff for assistance.