Alipore Zoo Kolkata Opening Time & Entry Fee

With a total span of approx. 46.48 acres, Kolkata Zoo also knowns as Alipore Zoo is one of the top visited places in Kolkata. With more than 108 species, currently, there are 1288 animals in Alipore Zoo. This zoo has a long history and was first opened for the public in year 1875.

Here we will provide you with all the information that you need to know when you are planning to visit Alipore Zoo.

Important Details about Alipore Zoo Kolkata

  • Address: No. 2, Alipore Road, Alipore, Kolkata-27, West Bengal, India
  • Area covered: 18.811 hectare (46.48 acres)
  • Contact Number: You can contact Alipore Zoo at these numbers +91 33 2479 1150, +91 33 2439 9391
  • Website:
  • Email: [email protected]

How to reach Alipore Zoo, Kolkata

You can easily reach Alipore Zoo by different modes of transportation.

  • Kolkata Zoo to Bus Stand: 4.2 KM
  • Kolkata Zoo to Railway Station: 11 KM
  • Kolkata Zoo to International Airport: 22.5 KM

Alipore Zoo Ticket Price

You can check the Alipore Zoo entry fee below:

Age Ticket Rates
0-5 years ₹20
Above 5 years ₹50
0-5 years (For Aquarium) ₹10
Above 5 years (For Aquarium) ₹20

Other Charges for visiting Alipore Zoo are:

  • Car Parking: ₹200
  • Video Camera: ₹250

Alipore Zoo Ticket Booking:

You can book your tickets for Alipore Zoo online by visiting their official website mentioned above.

Alipore Zoo Opening & Closing Time

The full-time table of Alipore Zoo’s working days and holiday list is given in the below table:

Days Opening Time Closing Time
Monday 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Thursday Closed Closed
Friday 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Sunday 9:00 AM 5:30 PM
Holiday Hours Alipore Zoo is closed on National Holidays like Independence Day, Republic Day, Deepwali, Gandhi Jayanti etc