Getting to the Zoo

Getting to the Zoo

Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo is located on Obley Road in Dubbo, central west NSW. 


Dubbo is just a one hour flight from Sydney. There are a number of flights to and from Dubbo City Airport every day.


Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo is a five to six hour drive from Sydney, Canberra and Newcastle. Take your time and stop along the way at the region's various wineries, historic villages and attractions. 

Free parking at the Zoo is available both at the Savannah Visitor Plaza and in parking bays throughout the Zoo circuit, for those wishing to drive their own car. Dedicated caravan and trailer parking is available inside the entry gates. 

Public transport

NSW TrainLink offers a range of regular coach and train services from regional NSW to Dubbo. Travel to Dubbo from Lightening Ridge, Bourke, Parkes, Orange and Bathurst. 

Travelling from Sydney? NSW TrainLink’s daily return service from Central Station arrives in Dubbo at 2pm each day.
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Dubbo Buslines operate a number of bus routes around Dubbo, including a service that runs to and from the Zoo.