Additional Needs and Carer Tickets

Dublin Zoo strives to be an accessible and enjoyable day out for everyone. We offer concession prices for people with additional needs and free carer tickets.

Visitors with additional needs may admit one accompanying carer free of charge when they purchase an additional needs adult or child ticket.

These tickets can only be purchased at the entry upon arrival to Dublin Zoo, they are not available to purchase online or over the phone **If attending Wild Lights (not day entry) tickets must be booked in advance, you can find more information on the Wild Lights homepage.

Please ensure you have your Carer ID and relevant documentation to hand. This can be an IAA Autism ID card, or an associated membership card, GP letter or hospital consultant letter which confirms the visitor is unable to visit Dublin Zoo independently, without a carer or mobility aid.


Adult with Additional Needs               €13.50

Child with Additional Needs               €9

Carer                                              Free (with valid ID)

For more information about accessibility at Dublin Zoo please click here

If you are part of an organisation that works with adults or children with an additional need please contact the Discovery & Learning Department to arrange your booking.

Email: or phone: 014748932.

Mobility Scooter Rental

Mobility scooters are available to rent during your visit to Dublin Zoo. The cost is €25 and they can be collected from the Visitor Operations desk at the main entrance of Dublin Zoo. You can rent a mobility scooter here.

Please be advised the rental fee is non-refundable or exchangeable and mobility scooter rentals are subject to availability.The mobility scooter rental fee does not include entry to Dublin Zoo.

For more information please email or call (01) 474 8900.

Please note that mobility scooters can only be hired by individuals aged 18 years and over.