Getting There

Getting There

Public transport, the green option!

Taronga Zoo is situated on Bradley’s Head Road, Mosman, Sydney. You can get to the Zoo by a ferry ride from Circular Quay, bus or by car.

If you’ve already purchased tickets and forgot to add on your return ferry ticket, please log back into your Moshtix account to purchase or contact Moshtix directly on Phone: 1300 GET TIX (438 849) Email: Callers from outside Australia: +16 9199 6666

For guests arriving by ferry there will be a bus service from Taronga Zoo Wharf to the main entrance of the Zoo and a mobility shuttle is available from the main entrance to the concert lawns for less mobile guests.

Taronga Zoo is an accessible site however does contain some steep slopes, please contact us if you require assistance. For more information about accessibility for your visit to Twilight at Taronga, please visit the Taronga Zoo website.

The Twilight ferry services will be provided by Harbour City Ferries. The Twilight at Taronga ferry ticket is to be shown at the wharf for access to the chartered service. Regular F2 Taronga Zoo Sydney Ferries services run from Circular Quay wharf 4. until 18:50 however, Twilight patrons will need to pay full fare for this service. The first chartered Twilight at Taronga service these tickets are valid for is from 5:15pm.


Catching public transport

The best way to get to Taronga Zoo is by taking the ferry service from Circular Quay to Taronga Zoo. Purchase your discounted ferry ticket as an add on when buying your concert tickets. Please refer to the timetable below:

Ferry times will remain the same for every Thurs/Fri/Sat/Sun Twilight concert

Dep WharfArrival WharfDep TimeDep TimeDep TimeDep Time
Circular QuayTaronga Wharf17:1517:4518:15



final service 18:45


Dep WharfArrival WharfDep TimeDep TimeDep TimeDep TimeDep Time
Taronga WharfCircular Quay21:3021:4522:0022:15



final service 22:30


Taronga Zoo is a short bus trip from the City or the Northern Suburbs on the following routes:

The 430 Bus travels to Taronga Zoo Sydney from Sydenham Station every 10 – 20 minutes, stopping at Central, Town Hall and Wynyard train stations.

Northern suburb bus routes can change at either Spit Junction or Mosman Junction to join the 430 to the Zoo.

The 238 bus route travels between Balmoral Beach, the Taronga Zoo Sydney main entrance and the Taronga ferry wharf on the water’s edge for passengers arriving or leaving by ferry.

Plan your trip here

The easiest and greenest way to get to Taronga is via public transport. If you would like to bring your car, there is a multi-story car park for a flat rate of $19 or on street metered parking on Bradleys Head Road.

Please don’t drink and drive. There are multiple ways to get to Twilight at Taronga via public transport so you can sit back and relax with a glass of wine or beer.

Please be respectful of our neighbours when entering and exiting the Zoo by being mindful of noise and taking your rubbish with you.

Taronga Zoo is an accessible site however does contain some steep slopes.

There will be a Twilight at Taronga mobility shuttle that will run a loop from outside of the top entrance of the Zoo to the concert lawns and back. This service is free for all of our guests requiring mobility assistance and will be there at the end of the night to return you to the top entrance.

If you have any questions regarding mobility assistance, please contact us at and we can discuss solutions specific to your circumstances.